Iconic cricketer Sachin Tendulkar has saluted the trio of Leander Paes, Sania Mirza and youthful Sumit Nagal for their separate triumphs at the Wimbledon tennis Grand Slam.
Both Sania and Paes joined with Martina Hingis to sack the ladies’ duplicates and blended pairs titles, individually, while Nagal entered the history books as just the 6th Indian to win a Grand Slam junior title in the wake of winning the young men copies trophy alongside Nam Hoang Ly.
“Congrats @Leander & @mhingis! Praise to Leander on another Grand Slam title! You have been a marvelous good example for adolescents,” Tendulkar composed on his twitter handle after Paes secured his sixteenth Grand Slam title generally speaking here the previous evening.
The batting incredible wished Sania to keep doing awesome numerous more trophies.
“Congrats @MirzaSania & @mhingis. You both were basically awesome at #Wimbledon2015 ! Numerous more trophies to take after.. You do right by us,” twitted Tendulkar.
Paes and Hingis drubbed Austrian-Hungarian group of Alexander Peya and Timea Babos 6-1 6-1 in the hack sided blended copies summit conflict, even as Sania alongside her Swiss accomplice showed signs of improvement of Russian couple of Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina 5 7-6 (4) 7-5 in an exciting ladies’ duplicates last.
Commending youth Nagal, Tendulkar composed: “Congrats Sumit Nagal on the Wimbledon Junior Doubles title. This is only the beginning…. Buckle down and take after your fantasies.”
The 17-year-old Nagal and his eighth seed Vietnamese accomplice overcame Reilly Opelka and Akira Santillan 7-6(4) 6-4.