Sania Mirza is a popular tennis star. She was born in 1986 in Mumbai. Her father was Imran Mirza and mother called Naseema. Her father was builder and mother worked in a printing business. Later her family moved to Hyderabad. She had a sister called Anam. Sania belongs to religious muslim family.
She is playing badminton since the age of 6. Her family has relation with sports professionals since long time. Sania Mirza family is relative of Ghulam Ahmed and Asif Iqbal.
She studied from Nasr School of Hyderabad. She has also completed her graduation from St Mary’s College. She did her higher education from Chennai. Sania Mirza is playing cricket since the age of six. She is also good in swimming.
Some Less Known Facts about Sania Mirza
According to Time Magazine 2016, Sania Mirza is among the 100 most influential people in the world.
She is the highest paid athlete in the country. She is also regarded as most successful Indian Tennis Player.
According to Time Magazine 2005- Sania Mirza is among the “50 Heros of Asia”
In November 2013, Sania Mirza was appointed as UN Women’s Goodwill Ambassador for South Asia to end violence against women during the event held to mark the international day.
Sania Mirza sister is married now Akhbar Rasheed.