Indian tennis star Sania Mirza tweeted a picture of her holding son Izhaan, where she writes about the difficulties of staying away from home especially from her son. In the tweet, she writes, "Never thought I'd find leaving home so difficult .. After a hard day at work and away from Izhaan .. this is all I want to come back to #Allhamdulillah". Sania Mirza and Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Malik had a son on October 30. The star couple named their son Izhaan Mirza-Malik. The tennis star is out of action and is focusing on bringing her son up.
The 31-year old Sania Mirza off-late is working hard to get back to shape post-childbirth as she is targeting a comeback into the world of tennis in 2019, probably by September. Sania became the first Indian to win a WTA tournament singles by back in 2005 when she won the Hyderabad Open.
She has won three women's doubles Grand Slam title with Swiss star Martina Hingis. The duo won the Wimbledon and the US Open in 2015 followed by the Australian Open in 2016.
Sania also has won three mixed doubles titles, two partnering with compatriot Mahesh Bhupathi (Australian Open, 2009 and French Open, 2012) and one with Brazilian Bruno Soares (US Open, 2014).