Sania Mirza slams Indian tennis for ‘lack of system’ to develop talent


Sania Mirza has said that India will struggle to produce a world-class singles player because there is no “system in place”. The six-time Grand Slam champion reached the final of the Australian Open on Sunday (January 31) in the mixed doubles event, but she and her partner Ivan Dodig went down 6-2, 6-4 to Abigail Spears and Juan Sebastian Cabal. Doubles stars like Mirza, Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi have combined for an amazing 31 major titles down the years, and Rohan Bopanna has also made an impact in the team game. Mirza, a former top 30 singles player herself,…

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