Sania looks ahead to US Open

Updated: 25 February 2007 08:48 IST

The first Indian woman to win a Wimbledon title – Sania Mirza - said she is satisfied with her performance.

Mumbai:

The first Indian woman to win a Wimbledon title a€" Sania Mirza - said she is satisfied with her performance and her sights are firmly fixed on the next Grand Slam - the US Open. Sania may have won the girls' doubles title at Wimbledon, but she would like to work harder on her singles matches. "I'm feeling highly motivated right now. This is one of the major events in tennis. I hope this form continues," said the pleased young girl. For Sania's family, this is just the beginning. Her mother said they have plans to send her to the US for further training. So far, this Hyderabad resident has been trained by local coaches. Naseem Mirza, Sania's mother, said, "This is the result of 11 years of hard work but she has a long way to go. This is just the beginning." Her win at Wimbledon has made the country proud and everybody is hoping that she wins more titles.

Topics : Tennis
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