Sania Mirza became the first Indian woman to win a senior grand slam title when she teamed up with compatriot Mahesh Bhupathi to win the Australian Open mixed doubles.
Sania Mirza said that “It’s always a dream to win a grand slam. That’s what we all play for,” and it all happened by the someone that I know for so long and so well. “I want to thank all the Indians – we are very lucky that there are so many millions supporting us, not just here but back at home.
If you remember “She almost quit the sport last year after being accused of showing disrespect to the Indian flag and facing mounting criticism from religious groups for playing in normal tennis attire.