Bollywood congratulates Sania Mirza on US Open win
Amitabh Bachchan & Priyanka Chopra, among others have congratulated Sania Mirza, who won the women's doubles US Open with Martina Hingis.
It was Sania and Hingis' second Major title in a row, having won the Wimbledon championships earlier this season.
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Sania now has five Grand Slam titles in her collection. She won three Mixed Doubles trophies, the last one coming at this very venue with Bruno Soares in 2014.
Calling her win a joyous and proud moment, Bachchan wrote,
T 1994 - Sania Mirza & Hingis win Womens Doubles US Open .. bring great pride to us all .. such a joy to hear 'India' in commentary .. !!— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) September 14, 2015
Young star Varun Dhawan wrote,
Filmmaker Farah Khan said,
Actor Rahul Bose tweeted:
Love to get news like this!! So happy! See you in Hyderabad baby😘😘😘 https://t.co/aAYYX8u4su— Farah Khan (@TheFarahKhan) September 14, 2015
Actress Genelia Deshmukh posted,
Riteish Deshmukh added,