About Shoaib Malik and Sania Mirza
Shoaib Malik (Punjabi, Urdu: شعیب ملک; born 1 February 1982) is a Pakistani cricketer who plays for the Pakistan national cricket team and Peshawar Zalmi in the Pakistan Super League (PSL). He was the captain of the Pakistan national cricket team from 2007 to 2009.Malik was born in Sialkot.He first played tape-ball cricket in the streets as a child. He began playing cricket seriously in 1993/94 when he attended Imran Khan’s coaching clinics in Sialkot. He began as a batsman, and developed his bowling later. He used to get in trouble with his family for playing cricket, as they wanted him to focus on his education. In 1996, Malik attended trials for the U-15 World Cup. He was selected in the squad for his bowling.
Sania Mirza (ˈsaːnɪja ˈmɪrza; born 15 November 1986) is an Indian professional tennis player. A former doubles world No. 1, she has won six Grand Slam titles in her career. From 2003 until her retirement from singles in 2013, she was ranked by the Women’s Tennis Association as India’s No. 1 player.Sania Mirza was born on 15 November 1986 in Mumbai to Hyderabadi Muslim parents Imran Mirza, a sports journalist,and his wife Naseema, who worked in a printing business.She attended Nasr School in Hyderabad.She later graduated from the St. Mary’s College, Hyderabad. Mirza also received an honorary degree of Doctor of Letters from the Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute in Chennai on 11 December 2008. Apart from tennis, Mirza is also particularly good at cricket and swimming.
Shoaib Malik and Sania Mirza love story
“There were some media people over there who knew me and Sania, who was going to the gym there. They introduced us!” he continued. Malik also told that “There were no heartstrings back in 2003! I was too young back then”
Shoaib further shared that back then both of them did not even exchange numbers and met after seven years in Australia. He further said that when he told his family that he is in love with Sania, they were only concerned about issues between Pakistan and India.
“When it comes to marriage, no amount of planning or defying really works. If you’re meant to be with a person, God creates circumstances around you that eventually bring the two of you together. And you realise later how destiny worked for it,” he stated.
Shoaib Malik and Sania Mirza marriage
On 12 April 2010, Shoaib Malik married Indian Tennis player Sania Mirza in a traditional Hyderabadi Muslim wedding ceremony at the Taj Krishna Hotel in Hyderabad, India followed by Pakistani wedding customs.Their Walima ceremony was held in Sialkot, Pakistan. Their wedding received media and online attention across the world.
Shoaib Malik and Sania Mirza Childrens
The couple announced their first pregnancy via social media on 23 April 2018. Their first child, a boy, was born on 30 October 2018.