newstennis5 days ago

Sania Mirza-Barbora Strycova lose in Doha semis

Sania Mirza and Barbara Strycova crashed out of the Qatar Total Open 2017 after they lost their semifinal in Doha last evening. The Indo-Czech duo suffered a 3-6, 6-1, 8-10 loss to the fourth-seeded pair of Abigail Spears and Katarina Srebotnik in a closely contested match.
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newstennis5 days ago

Sania Mirza critical of media's approach to her tax evasion notice

Sania Mirza launched a scathing attack on Indian media, saying a section of it was more interested in writing negative news rather than reporting on her on-court progress. A day after clarifying the tax evasion allegations, the women's doubles world No 1 took to Twitter to express her anger.
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newstennis6 days ago

Sania Mirza denies tax evasion

Sania Mirza, who was summoned in connection with an alleged case of non-payment of service tax, has denied any tax evasion and said that the Rs 1 crore given to her by the Telangana government was a "training incentive". Mirza’s chartered accountant was present before authorities yesterday.
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newstennis14 days ago

Sania Mirza summoned by service tax department over alleged tax evasion

Sania Mirza has landed in some off-court trouble after the service tax department in Hyderabad issued her a notice over alleged tax evasion/non-payment. The 30-year-old women's tennis doubles No 1 has been ordered to answer the summons either in person or through an authorized agent on Feb 16.
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reporttennisa month ago

Australian Open | Sania Mirza through to Australian Open mixed doubles final

Sania Mirza and her Croatian team-mate Ivan Dodig have reached the mixed doubles final of the Australian Open after a 6-4, 2-6,10-5 win over the all-Australian team of Sam Groth and Samantha Stosur today. The Indo-Croat pair will face the winners of the Svitolina-Guccione and Spears-Cabal match.
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newstennisa month ago

Australian Open | Sania Mirza-Dodig pair enters mixed doubles semi-finals

Sania Mirza and her Croatian partner Ivan Dodig entered the mixed doubles semi-finals at the Australian Open by beating Rohan Bopanna and Gabriela Dabrowski 6-4, 3-6, 12-10 and will meet the winner of the Martina Hingis/Leander Paes-Sam Stosur/Sam Groth clash for a place in the final.
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reporttennisa month ago

Australian Open | Mixed day for India as Paes advances & Mirza exits

Leander Paes and partner Martina Hingis got off to a winning start in mixed doubles, but fourth-seeded Sania Mirza and Barbora Strycova lost in women’s doubles at the Australian Open on Sunday in what turned out to be a mixed day for India at the season-opening grand slam.
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reporttennisa month ago

Australian Open | Good day for Indian tennis as both Mirza and Bopanna win

Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna won their respective mixed doubles matches in the first round at the Australian Open to book a place in the next round. While Bopanna-Dabrowski had to face a tough challenge from their opponents, Mirza and Dodig had a rather easy outing to qualify for the second round.
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reporttennisa month ago

Australian Open | Federer and Murray through to third round

Former Champion Roger Federer and World No. 1 Andy Murray secured a place in the third round of the year's first Grand Slam with wins over Noah Rubin and Andrey Rublev respectively. Indians Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna advanced to the next round in the women's and men's doubles respectively.
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newstennis2 months ago

Sania Mirza loses World No.1 ranking despite Brisbane Open win

Sania Mirza picked up her first silverware of the season at the Brisbane International Open when the Indian and her doubles partner Bethanie Mattek-Sands beat Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina 6-2,6-3 in the final. In doing so, however, Sania conceded her World No.1 crown to her American partner.
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