In singles, she made her first Premier quarterfinal since San Diego in August The year , proved to be a successful year for Sania; as she reached her highest singles ranking of world No. She also lost in the first round at French Open , to Galina Voskoboeva.
In singles, she defeated Zhang Ling. Mirza moved on to the semifinal, where she lost to Francesca Schiavone. Her next tournament was the Australian Open. She however continued her good run in doubles competition as she won the title at D.
She made the semis in doubles in the same tournament. They won their second title in a row as they lifted the China Open trophy defeating top seeds and world No. Shortly after her birth, her family moved to Hyderabad where she and younger sister Anam were raised in a religious Sunni Muslim family. You must know well as you are mother and athlete yourself?
After playing on the singles circuit regularly throughout the year Mirza also re-entered the top 60 in singles ranking in One of our best matches at least, and one of our best matches we played against them. Shortly after her birth, her family moved to Hyderabad where she and younger sister Anam were raised in a religious Sunni Muslim family. Playing in the US Open, she defeated Olga Govortsova in the first round, but was double-bageled by 10th seed Flavia Pennetta in the second. She made the semis in doubles in the same tournament. Mirza won her 11th WTA Tour doubles title and second of the year. Mirza also received an honorary degree of Doctor of Letters from the Dr. She then lost in the second round of the doubles with Chuang and mixed doubles with Mahesh Bhupathi.
She helped India win a bronze medal in the mixed doubles event of the Asian Games in Busan , partnering Leander Paes. She then entered the Pattaya Women's Open Tournament where she reached the finals after a string of good performances. Partnering Francesca Schiavone, they reached the quarterfinals.
In the following year, Sania was made the brand ambassador of the Telangana State. The unseeded Indian defeated Chan Wing-yau in the first round. She also won a bronze medal in women's doubles tournament, where she paired with Prarthana Thombare.