Sania Mirza (Tennis Player) Biography, Personal Life, Physical Statistics, Education, Luxuries, Income & More
Sania Mirza is an Indian professional tennis player. She was previously ranked No. 1 in the women’s doubles rankings. Until her stepping down from singles in 2013, from 2003 she was ranked by the WTA as India’s No. 1 doubles player. Mirza has established herself as the most successful female Indian tennis player ever and one of the highest-paid and high-profile athletes in the country.
Name: Sania Mirza Malik
Profession: Tennis Player
DOB: November 15, 1986
Birth Place: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Home Town: Hyderabad, India
Home Address: Not Known
Best Friends: Not Known
Hobbies: Watching movies, playing basketball
Debut Work: AP Tourism Hyderabad Open (2003)
Height: 166 centimetres
Weight: 57 kilograms
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Marital Status: Unmarried
Husband: Sohrab Mirza (Businessman)
BF: Not Known
Father: Imran Mirza (Journalist)
Mother: Nasima Mirza
Sister: Anam Mirza (Younger)
School: Nasr School, Hyderabad
College (Graduation): St. Mary’s College, Hyderabad
College (Post-Graduation): Not Attended
Educational Qualification: Graduate
Cars: Not Known
Bikes: Not Known
House: Not Known
Net Income: $8 million (estimate)
Film: Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham, Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak, Phool Aur Kaante, Mohra, Maine Pyaar Kiya and Kuch Kuch Hota Hai
Actor: Salman Khan, Arjun Rampal and Akshay Kumar
Actress: Kajol and Kareena Kapoor
Song: Not Known
More Information and Facts about Sania Mirza
- Mirza has notable wins over Svetlana Kuznetsova, Vera Zvonareva and Marion Bartoli; as well as former world No. 1s Martina Hingis, Dinara Safina, and Victoria Azarenka.
- She is the highest-ranked female player ever from India, at world No. 27 in singles in mid-2007 but a wrist injury made her give up her singles career and focus on the doubles.
- She has achieved many firsts for women’s tennis including surpassing US$1 million in career earnings, winning a singles Pro-level title, and winning six major titles, and qualifying for the WTA Finals in 2014 alongside Cara Black which they won.
- Sania is the third Indian woman in the Open Era to win a round at a Grand Slam tournament, and the first to reach the second week.
- She has won a total of 14 medals of which 6 are Gold, at the Asian Games, the Commonwealth Games and the Afro-Asian Games.
- Mirza was named one of the “50 Heroes of Asia” by Time in October 2005.
- In March 2010, The Economic Times named Mirza in the list of the “33 women who made India proud”.
- She was appointed as the UN Women’s Goodwill Ambassador for South Asia during the event held to mark the International Day To End Violence Against Women on 25 November 2013.