Indian Tennis star Sania Mirza is literally the harbinger of momentum in the field of sports for women in India. Her early advent into professional tennis has garnered huge attention, admiration, and everything throughout the country. She was barely six years old when she played tennis for the first time. And the rest, as they say, is history.
Establishing herself as the most successful female Indian tennis player over the years, she is considered as one of the most prominent sportspersons in the country. She didn’t give up her career, even after getting married to a Pakistani cricketer, Shoaib Malik.
She recently turned 31 on November 15. Despite many fascinating and inspiring facts about this sports diva but one such, we like to share is related to her marriage. We all know that she was married to Pakistani star cricketer Shoaib Malik on 12 April 2010 after a meeting in a restaurant in Australia.
But before becoming Shoaib Malik’s bride, Sania Mirza had engaged with someone else. This person was none other than Sania’s childhood friend Sohrab Mirza.
The duo got engaged in 2009, the problem has popped up when Sohrab’s father said that after marriage Sania will not be allowed to play tennis. After the engagement, Sania Mirza went to Australia to play ‘Australia Open’. Their Pakistani cricket team had a match with Australia.
During this time, Sania met Shoaib Malik in a restaurant. Both of them fell for each other. Then Sania decided to break the engagement with Sohrab and get married to Shoaib.
And, that’s all the story that was ever spoken. Well, love is timeless, isn’t it?