Narendra Modi Congratulates Sania Mirza for WTA Finals Triumph

Updated: 27 October 2014 09:54 IST

Sania and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black ended the season and their partnership on a remarkable high by clinching a comprehensive triumph in the summit clash of the season finale.

Narendra Modi Congratulates Sania Mirza for WTA Finals Triumph
Zimbabwe's Cara Black, left, and Sania Mirza embrace after winning the title match at the WTA tennis finals in Singapore. © AFP

New Delhi:

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday, congratulated tennis ace Sania Mirza for winning the season-ending WTA Finals women's doubles title, calling it a "proud accomplishment".

"Congratulations to @MirzaSania for the victory in WTA finals. This is yet another proud accomplishment!" Modi tweeted.

Sania was quick to thank the Prime Minister, saying, "@narendramodi Thank you very much Sir..humbled by your wishes."

Sania and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black ended the season and their partnership on a remarkable high by clinching a comprehensive triumph in the summit clash of the season finale on Sunday.

Sania and Cara, making their debut at the year-end championship, prevailed 6-1 6-0 over Su-Wei Hseih of Chinese Taipei and Shuai Peng of China in a clash that lasted just about an hour.

Topics : Sania Mirza Cara Black Tennis
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