Happy Birthday Sania Mirza

 

Sania Mirza is in the best phase of her life as she turns 32 . It also looks like the Mirza gang had a lot of fun as they got together to celebrate the tennis queen’s birthday. By the looks of it, it seems like the party took place in the United Kingdom. Sania was seen cutting the cake in a black dress as her mother stood beside her.

Sania Mirza’s name is synonymous with tennis in India. Every time the legendary player has entered the tennis court with a racket in hand, she has displayed a great show and created innumerable milestones.Mirza has six Grand Slam titles to her name, and is a former World No. 1 in the doubles ranking. 

Mirza held a tennis racket for the first time at the age of six, and started playing professionally in February 2003.The Hyderabadi played bagged her first women’s doubles Grand Slam Wimbledon title in the same year with Russian player Alisa Kleybanova. Mirza made history by becoming the first Indian woman to win a Grand Slam title. Since then, she was the highest ranked Indian women’s player till 2013.

Mirza became the first woman to win the Women’s Tennis Association title in 2004. In the same year, she was honoured with the Arjuna Award.In 2005, she was awarded the ‘Best Newcomer Of The Year’ award by Women’s Tennis Association.

Mirza was the first Indian woman to win the Women’s Doubles Grand Slam in April 2015. This year was when she partnered with Martina Hingis for the first time. Mirza and Hingis were known as one of the greatest women's doubles pair. The two were popularly known as 'Santina'. 

Santina won the Wimbledon and US Open in 2015 and the third Grand Slam in February 2016.