Sania has been at the helm of women's tennis in India for a long time.
Sania, the country's finest woman doubles player, who began the year with the number one ranking, closed it at number 9.
Sharan, who has won 19 ITF Futures titles, 13 Challenger trophies, and three ATP Tour titles, said now he has the "belief that he can win a Grand Slam".
Shoaib Malik was named Man of the Series for the T20 International series Sri Lanka.
Sania Mirza and her doubles partner Shuai Peng's campaign in the China Open ended after they suffered a 6-2, 1-6, 5-10 defeat in the semifinal to Martina Hingis and Chan Yung-jan on Saturday.
Despite the loss, it was season's best performance for Sania Mirza at the Majors as she fell in the third rounds of the Australian Open and the Wimbledon while at the French Open she had made a first round exit.
Sania Mirza-Shuai Peng knocked out of the US Open 2017 after losing 4-6, 4-6 to Martina Hingis-Yung-Jan Chan in the women's doubles semi-final.
India's Sania Mirza reached her first Grand Slam semifinal of the 2017 season with Shuai Peng after edging past Timea Babos and Andrea Hlavackova in a close two-set battle at the US Open
Rohan Bopanna and his partner Pablo Cuevas had lost their US Open men's doubles second round match to Fabio Fognini and Simone Bolelli.
Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna have reached the quarterfinals of their respective events at the US Open but the fledgling partnership of Leander Paes and Purav Raja has fallen flat yet again.
Veteran Paes and Raja thrashed Serbia's Janko Tipsarevic and Viktor Troicki 6-1, 6-3 at the Flushing Meadows.
Bopanna and Uruguay's Pablo Cuevas shrugged off a surprise first set lapse to regroup and beat American pair of Bradley Klahn and Scott Lipksy 1-6 6-3 6-4 in the opening round of the men's doubles event.
While Sania and her Chinese partner Shuai Peng lost in the last four of the WTA event, Bopanna and his Croatian partner were outdone in a thrilling quarterfinal of ATP men's doubles event.
In the WTA event, being run simultaneously, Sania Mirza and Shuai Peng have reached the semifinals with a 6-3 6-7(1) 10-3 win over Irina-Camelia Begu and Raluca Olaru.
The Indian star has had to deal with several partners pulling out with injuries.
Rohan Bopanna and Gabriela Dabrowski reached the mixed doubles quarter-finals; Sania Mirza and Ivan Dodig lost out in Round 3 of the same event.
Sania Mirza and Kirsten Flipkens were knocked out of the women's doubles of the Wimbledon Championships by Martina Hingis and Yung-Jan Chan.
Sania Mirza advanced to the third round of both the women's and mixed doubles events, while Rohan Bopanna and Purav Raja also won their respective mixed doubles matches