Sania Mirza is a famous figure in Indian sports. She is a well-known Indian tennis player. In her professional career, she achieved six titles for the ‘Grand Slam’ under the World’s No. 1 double.
In 2005, Mirza got recognized with the title of “50 Heroes of Asia by Time.”
In 2010, Mirza got mentioned among the ‘33 Indian Women List who made proud,’ by The Economic Times. In her tennis career, she has developed to be a successful tennis player in India with an established athlete profile.
Sania Mirza Net Worth 2020
Currently, Sania Mirza has a net worth of Rs. 175 Crore.
Sania Mirza Biography
|Full Name||Sania Mirza|
|Birth Date||15th November 1986|
|Place of Birth||Mumbai, India|
|Current Residence||Hyderabad, India|
|Age (as of 2020)||33 Years|
|Height||1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Imran Mirza (father) and Naseema (mother) got blessed with Sania Mirza on 15 November 1986 in Mumbai. The Muslim based Hyderabadi family shifted to Hyderabad after a while when Sania Mirza took birth.
Her parents were a sports journalist (father) and a printing business worker (mother). The family got blessed with a young daughter, Anam after a while. When she was 6-years-old, she turned out to be a tennis player. Her father had coached her along with Roger Anderson.
Education and Study Life
Sania Mirza got admission to the Nasr School situated in Hyderabad. In an interview, she gave credit to Nasr School for making her feel the freedom to chase her dream as a tennis player.
She completed her graduation from the prestigious St. Mary’s College. In 2008, she got honored with the “Doctor of Letters degree” by the MGR Educational and Research Institute University, Chennai. Along with her tennis career, she is also good at swimming and cricket.
Professional Tennis Career
When she was 6-years-old, she turned out to be a tennis player. Her father had coached her along with Roger Anderson. Being a junior Indian player, she achieved 13 doubles and singles titles.
She achieved “Wimbledon Championships in 2003” doubles titles along with Alisa Kleybanova. During 2018, Mirza announced her return to the tennis and join the “2020 Summer Olympics”.
After spending over two years out of the tennis circuit and enjoying her son’s first birthday celebration, she made her entry into the ‘Hobart International Tour” during 2020 to play tennis with her partner, Nadiia Kichenok. On her return, she showed excellent performance by winning the tournament.
Honor and Awards
- In 2004, she got honored with the ‘Arjuna Award.’
- In the same year, she was appointed as ‘Telangana’s brand ambassador’ by the government of Telangana.
- In 2015 and 2016, she achieved the awards ‘WTA Newcomer of the Year’ and ‘Padma Shri.’
- Later in 2015 and 2016, she got awarded with several awards, including Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna, NRI of the year, and Padma Bhushan.
Marriage and Kids
Sania Mirza tied her knots with her close friend Sohrab Mirza in 2009. Though, they called off their wedding after a short period. Later, she got married to Shoaib Malik (Pakistani cricketer) on 12 April 2010.
Both of them came up with their pregnancy news on 23 April 2018 releasing it on social media. Shoaib Malik came up with the good news about his baby boy, Izhaan Mirza Malik on Twitter in October 2018.