Sania Mirza will play in Australian Open 2023 which is due to start on January 16. He will join forces with the number 11 in the world Anna Danilina Kazakhstan’s first Grand Slam of the year, revealed the father and coach of Indian tennis ace Imran Mirza.
However, Sania Mirza’s participation in mixed doubles at the Australian Open has yet to be confirmed.
Sania Mirza, currently world No. 25 in the WTA doubles ranking, decided to quit professional tennis after the 2022 season, but later shelved her plans.
Regarded as one of the greatest Indian tennis players of all time, Sania Mirza won six Grand Slam titles in her career. She appeared in 16 tournaments in the 2022 season, but has not played since August due to a hamstring injury. She also withdrew from the 2022 US Open.
The Indian tennis player he currently plays in the ongoing World Tennis League which is held in Dubai.
Sania Mirza, former world No. 1 doubles, reached the finals of the WTA 500 Charleston Open and WTA 250 Strasbourg Open in women’s doubles in 2022. In addition to the two finals, she also appeared in six other women’s doubles semi-finals.
Sania Mirza’s highlight of the year was reaching the Wimbledon 2022 semi-finals in mixed doubles with her Croatian partner Mate Pavic. It was 36-year-old Saina Mirza’s first semi-final appearance in a Grand Slam in five years.
Sania Mirza won two Australian Open titles in her career – a mixed doubles title with Mahesh Bhupathi in 2009 and a women’s doubles title with Martina Hingis seven years later.
At the 2022 Australian Open, Sania Mirza paired with Nadia Kichenok in women’s doubles and was eliminated in the first round. She teamed up with Rajeev Ram of the USA in the mixed doubles and reached the quarterfinals.