Sania Mirza tennis Win inspires Shoaib Malik
Lahore: Former Pakistan skipper Shoaib Malik Thursday said his tennis star Indian wife Sania Mirza’s achievement in the US Open has propelled him on the cricket fieldadditionally put him under weight.
Mirza won the women duplicates in the US Open a week ago with Swiss accomplice Martina Hingis, the pair’s second Grand Slam copies title consecutively taking after their triumph in Wimbledon.
In April this year Mirza turned into the first Indian lady to achieve the world number one positioning in duplicates, close by previous Grand hammer singles champion Hingis.Malik, who wedded Mirza in a prominent wedding in 2010, said his wife’s win was both a motivation and in addition additional weight in front of Pakistan’s Zimbabwe visit.
“Her win in the US Open moves me to do well on the voyage through Zimbabwe,” Malik told columnists. “It additionally adds slight weight to do well in cricket.”
Malik is a piece of Pakistan’s Twenty20 and one-day squad for the visit beginning September 27.
Pakistan will play two Twenty20 matches, on September 27 and 29, and three one-day internationals, on October 1, 3 and 5.
Malik said Zimbabwe would be difficult to beat notwithstanding numerous individuals trusting the “Zimbabwe arrangement will be simple”, including Pakistan’s adversaries “will be aggressive”. (AFP)