Sania Mirza

  • Sania Mirza dispels rumours of differences with husband Shoib Malik 09-04-2014 06:01 PM

    Indian tennis star Sania Mirza has dismissed reports that her marriage with Pakistan cricketer Shoaib Malik is in trouble. The news of differences and separation of Shoaib and Sania had been making rounds on the media for many months, but the Indian tennis player, who was on a private visit...
  • Sania-Cara pair advance, Paes-Stepanek ousted from Sony Open 21-03-2014 10:32 AM

    Miami: Sania Mirza and Cara Black fought their way into the second round even as Leander Paes made his third first-round exit in five tournaments this year when he lost his opening round at the Sony Open with partner Radek Stepanek. Sania and Zimbabwe's Cara, seeded fifth, faced stiff resistance...
  • Sania Mirza-Cara Black lose BNP Paribas final 16-03-2014 12:37 PM

    Indian Wells: India's Sania Mirza and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black went down to top seeds Hsieh Su-Wei of Taiwan and Peng Shuai of China in the women's doubles final of the BNP Paribas Open tennis here. Hseih and Peng maintained their perfect record in the finals, improving to an...
  • Sania-Black in BNP Paribas Open final 14-03-2014 01:25 PM

    Indian Wells (California): India's Sania Mirza and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black stormed into the women's doubles final at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament here. The fifth seeded Sania-Clara pair Thursday won 6-4, 3-6, 10-7 against the eighth seeded duo of Czech Lucie Hradecka and Chinese Jie Zheng. Sania...
  • Sania-Black storm into semis at Indian Wells 13-03-2014 08:53 AM

    Indian Wells (California): India's Sania Mirza and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black knocked out second-seeded Russians Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina to enter the semi-finals of the women's doubles at the BNP Paribas Open tennis tournament here. Fifth-seeded Mirza and Black won 6-4, 6-1 on Wednesday and will now play...
  • Sania Mirza-Cara Black in quarter-finals of WTA Indian Wells 09-03-2014 06:23 PM

    Indian Wells: Fifth seeds Sania Mirza and Cara Black reached the quarter-finals of the WTA Paribas Open following a straight sets victory over Raquel Kops-Jones and Abigail Spears. The Indo-Zimbabwean pair beat the unseeded American combo 6-3, 6-4 in one hour and 12 minutes in the second round of the...
  • Nadal, Sania and Bopanna to represent Mumbai in ITPL 02-03-2014 11:09 PM

    Dubai: World number one Rafael Nadal will play for the Mumbai team, which will also have India's doubles stars Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna, in the inaugural International Tennis Premier League (ITPL) according to the players' draft released by the organisers, here on Sunday. The team owners met in today...
  • National anthem row: Court dismisses cases against Sania Mirza 28-02-2014 11:44 PM

    A local court has dismissed three complaints against tennis star Sania Mirza for allegedly showing disrespect to the national anthem. Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate Sita Ram dismissed the complaints, which were clubbed into one, as the complainants did not appear before the court. The cases were pending since November 8,...
  • India win deciding doubles to beat New Zealand in Fed Cup 06-02-2014 10:02 PM

    Astana, Kazakhstan: Sania Mirza combined with Prarthana Thombare to win the deciding doubles rubber and help India beat New Zealand 2-1 in the last Pool D match in the Asia/Oceania Group II competition in Fed Cup here on Thursday. Playing her first live match, Sania and Prarthana beat Maria Erakovic...
  • We could not do anything against them: Sania on her opponents 26-01-2014 07:19 PM

    New Delhi: Sania Mirza has no qualms in admitting that she and Horia Tecau were "outplayed" in the Australian Open mixed doubles final on Sunday but said she had a great tournament as she lost only to best teams in her two events. Playing against an unseeded but a very...
  • Sania Mirza fails to win Australian Open, loses in mixed doubles final 26-01-2014 11:54 AM

    Melbourne: India's Sania Mirza and her Romanian partner Horia Tecau failed to clinch the Australian open mixed doubles title as they lost to French-Canadian combination of Kristina Mladenovic and Daniel Nestor in straight sets in the summit clash here on Sunday. Sania, who was gunning for her third mixed doubles...
  • As it happened: Sania Mirza in Australian Open Mixed Doubles Final 26-01-2014 10:55 AM

    Sania Mirza stands just one win away from clinching her third mixed doubles Grand Slam title after the Indian and her Romanian partner Horia Tecau entered the Australian Open final with a come-from-behind win on Friday. Sania and Tecau defeated the Australian pair of Jarmila Gajdosova and Matthew Ebden 2-6,...
  • Sania Mirza-Horia Tecau beat defending champions to reach Australian Open mixed doubles final 24-01-2014 12:05 PM

    Melbourne: Sania Mirza stands just one win away from clinching her third mixed doubles Grand Slam title after the Indian and her Romanian partner Horia Tecau entered the Australian Open final with a come-from-behind win on Friday. Sania and Tecau defeated the Australian pair of Jarmila Gajdosova and Matthew Ebden...
  • Australian Open 2014: Sania-Tecau pair sails into semis, Paes-Hantuchova ousted 23-01-2014 12:21 PM

    Melbourne: The possibility of two Indians clashing for the mixed doubles title at the Australian Open ended on Thursday as Sania Mirza advanced to the semi-finals but Leander Paes crashed out, here. Sania Mirza and her Romanian partner Horia Tecau, seeded sixth, prevailed over the unseeded pair of Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi...
  • Sania-Black go down in Australian Open quarters 21-01-2014 02:10 PM

    Melbourne: Sania Mirza and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black lost to No. 1 seeds Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci of Italy in the quarter-finals of the women's doubles tennis competition at the Australian Open here on Tuesday. The No. 6 seeds put up a brave fight and were in with...
  • Paes, Sania, Bopanna advance to Australian Open quarter-finals 20-01-2014 04:38 PM

    Melbourne: Leander Paes emerged victorious in a tight mixed doubles contest against Mahesh Bhupathi to advance to the quarter-finals while Sania Mirza stormed into the last-eight stage in her two events at the Australian Open here on Monday. Paes and his Slovakian partner Daniela Hantuchova, unseeded in the tournament, scored...
  • Good day for India's top players at Australian Open 18-01-2014 08:09 PM

    Melbourne: It was a good day for India's top players at the Melbourne Park except for veteran Mahesh Bhupathi, who in all probability played his last men's doubles match at the tournament. Leander Paes, Rohan Bopanna and Sania Mirza all won their matches in the doubles competition. But there was...
  • Rohan Bopanna, Sania Mirza advance in Australian Open doubles 16-01-2014 03:48 PM

    Melbourne: Seventh-seeded Indo-Pak pair of Rohan Bopanna and Aisam-Ul-Haq Qureshi fought hard to win in the men's doubles first round of the Australian Open here on Thursday while Sania Mirza and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black strolled to victory in the women's doubles. Leander Paes and his Czech partner Radek...
  • Sania Mirza and Cara Black stunned by wild card pair at WTA Apia International 06-01-2014 06:44 PM

    Sydney: Sania Mirza and Cara Black began their 2014 campaign with a shock first round defeat against wild card pair of Jarmila Gajdosova and Ajlaat Tomljanovic at the WTA Apia International on Monday. The third seeded Indo-Zimbabwean pair suffered a tame 3-6, 2-6 defeat in under an hour contest against...
  • Looking forward to my partnership with Cara Black: Sania Mirza 21-12-2013 10:24 PM

    Mumbai: After a high in 2013, ace Indian tennis star Sania Mirza on Saturday said she will "start fresh" and look to extend her unbeaten run along with Zimbabwean partner Cara Black in the women's doubles competition, next season. "I have had a very good year and you try to...
  • Sania to continue partnership with Horia Tecau at Australian Open 25-11-2013 03:22 PM

    New Delhi: In her quest to win a third Grand Slam title, Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza will continue to partner Romanian Horia Tecau in the mixed doubles until at least next season's first Grand Slam - the Australian Open. Sania and Tecau had joined forces this season for the...
  • Happy to be back in top 10: Sania Mirza 01-11-2013 09:21 PM

    Riding on some strong performances this season partnering with Cara Black, the Indian ace has broken into top 10 in rankings. ...
  • Sania Mirza breaks back into top 10 in women's double rankings 21-10-2013 05:01 PM

    New Delhi: Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza has broken back into the top 10 of the world women's doubles by gaining two spots to ninth place in the latest WTA Team Rankings issued Monday. Sania jumped from 11th spot despite not playing any event this week. The 26-year-old moved up...
  • I'm going to try and win more Grand Slams: Sania Mirza 08-10-2013 08:52 PM

    Hyderabad: Having won five doubles titles in the 2013 season, Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza Tuesday termed the year as one of the best of career and hoped to win more Grand Slams and be world number one in the years to come. "People win one tournament and say they...
  • I am a better player than last year: Sania Mirza 06-10-2013 02:22 PM

    New Delhi: As she closed her 2013 season with a bang by winning the prestigious WTA China Open, Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza avowed that she is a better player compared to what she was last year. China Open offers 500 more ranking points and a hefty USD 1,26,420 more...
  • Sania Mirza-Cara Black win China Open trophy 05-10-2013 08:19 PM

    Beijing: Sania Mirza won her second title in a row as she lifted the China Open trophy with Cara Black, demolishing the challenge of Vera Dushevina and Arantxa Parra Santonja in straight sets, here Saturday. The eighth seeded Indo-Zimbabwean pair thrashed the Russian-Spanish combo 6-2 6-2 in the summit clash,...
  • Sania-Cara upset top seeds to reach China Open final 04-10-2013 04:34 PM

    Beijing: Sania Mirza and Cara Black on Friday shocked top seeded Italians Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci to storm into the summit clash of the China Open, extending their unbeaten run to eight matches now. Sania and Zimbabwe's Cara, who came into the tournament after winning the Tokyo event, swept...
  • Sania-Cara reach semi-finals of China Open 03-10-2013 07:26 PM

    Beijing: India's Sania Mirza and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black notched up a straight-game win over Chinese Taipei's Yung-Jan Chan and Jie Zheng in the quarter-finals of the China Open tennis tournament here on Thursday. The eight seeded Indo-Zimbabwe pair prevailed over the Taiwanese duo 6-4, 6-1 in the women's...
  • Leander Paes, Sania Mirza move to quarter-finals of China Open 02-10-2013 09:07 PM

    Beijing: Leander Paes and Sania Mirza smoothly moved into the China Open quarter-finals with partners in their respective events on Wednesday. Top seeds in the men's doubles, Paes and his Canadian partner Daniel Nestor easily brushed aside the challenge of Americans John Isner and Sam Querrey 6-2, 6-2 in their...
  • Sania Mirza-Cara Black lift Pan Pacific Open trophy 28-09-2013 06:58 PM

    Tokyo: Sania Mirza continued her impressive run as she captured her fourth title of the season and 18th overall with Cara Black of Zimbabwe, recording a come-from-behind win over Liezel Huber and Hao Ching Chan to lift the Pan Pacific Open trophy, on Saturday. The unseeded slayers of the top...