Sania Mirza (born 15 November 1986, in Mumbai) is a professional Indian tennis player.
From 2003 until her retirement from singles in 2013, she was ranked by the Women’s Tennis Association as
India’s No.1 player, both in singles and doubles. Throughout her career, she has established herself as one of the highest-paid and high-profile athletes in India.
In her career, Mirza has notable wins over Svetlana Kuznetsova, Vera Zvonareva and Marion Bartoli; as well as former World No.
1s Martina Hingis, Dinara Safina, and Victoria Azarenka. S
he is the highest ranked female player ever from India, with a career high ranking of 27 in singles and 5 in doubles.