Fairer Sex in Sport: Equality, Opportunity and Recognition
Sport, in its bare form, is an art that has got everything to do with skill and nothing to do with the gender that is performing it. However, over the years, male chauvinism, as its ugly, irritatingly persistent and dark opponent, has always found a way to undermine this idea. The fairer sex has had its unnecessary share of controversies, not only over its sporting achievements, but also for the legitimacy of these achievements.
She created history by becoming the first ever Indian to win the WTA Tour Finals in doubles with her partner Cara Black and finish the year with a world ranking of 6 in doubles. She has conquered a lot in 2013 and it has been a phenomenal year for Mirza.