Australian Open 2023 is going to be the last Grand Slam of Sania Mirza’s career. He announced his retirement this month
India’s tennis stars Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna pair Australian Open 2023 I have reached the finals of the mixed doubles category. This is going to be Sania’s last Grand Slam and now she is only one win away from the title. In the semi-finals, Sania-Rohan faced the pair of Britain’s Ann Skupsky and America’s D Karawczyk. The Indian pair won the match 7-6, 6-7, 10-6.
Sania had announced her retirement before the tournament. This is his last Grand Slam tournament. She will retire after the WTA 1000 Dubai Tennis Championships starting on 19 February. He has a big chance to win the last Grand Slam title before retirement.
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Sania-Rohan got a walkover in the quarterfinals
Rohan Bopanna and Sania Mirza made it to the semi-finals on Wednesday. In the quarterfinals, they faced the pair of Jelena Ostapenko and David Vega Hernandez. However, this pair did not land on the ground and Sania-Rohan got a walkover. With this walkover, she directly reached the semi-finals.
Sania and Bopanna are one win away from winning the Grand Slam together for the second time. Both had won the mixed doubles title of French Open in 2017, 6 years ago. While talking about Australian Open, Sania Mirza won this title in 2009 with Mahesh Bhupathi. Sania has won a total of six Grand Slam titles so far.
Sania is out of women’s doubles
Apart from mixed doubles, Sania Mirza was also participating in women’s doubles. However, on January 22, his challenge in this event was over. Sania Mirza and her Kazakhstan partner Anna Danilina had to face defeat in the second round itself. The eighth seeded pair of Sania and Danilina were defeated by Belgium’s Alison Van Uitvank and Ukraine’s Anhelina Kalinina in a match that lasted more than two hours. Sania and Danilina had to face defeat 4-6, 6-4, 2-6.