How you got interested in Tennis?
I used to do swimming and play badminton when I was a kid.
Later on I learnt about playing Tennis. My coach did not agree
to coach me as I was underage. My first guru in Tennis is
my mother. I began playing Tennis at an age of 6 years. I
was initially reluctant to play Tennis. My headmistress convinced
me to participate in a Tennis tournament. If she had not made
me play that tournament, my life would not be the same.
is your secret of success?
Hard work is the secret of my success. In order to achieve
the goal, I had to sacrifice certain things in love in my
are your hobbies?
Cricket, watching TV and listening to music are my hobbies.
Tennis is not my hobby, it is my life!
is your favorite sportsperson?
Sachin is my favorite sportsperson. He is my inspiration.
He made India proud with his achievements. My role model in
Tennis is Steffi Graf. Roger Federer and Lindsay Davenport
are the best in Tennis at present.
are your favorite film stars and what are your favorite films?
I am a fan of Akshay Kumar since childhood. I met him few
days back. I have never seen such a handsome man in my life.
Madhuri Dixit is my favorite actress. Lata Mangeshkar and
Sonu Nigam are my favorite singers. Kuch Kuch Hota Hain and
Dil Chahta Hain are my favorite films.
did you want to become when you were a kid?
I wanted to become doctor at first. Later on I wanted to become
IAS officer. Now I became a Tennis player. I am very happy
with my profession now. I would like to become an interior
designer once I retire from Tennis.
are your favorite colors?
Black and red.
is your favorite food?
I love Biryani. I do not eat fast food.
What is your birthday?
What is your favorite city?
I was born in Mumbai and brought up in Hyderabad. Hyderabad
is my favorite city. My next favorite is Jaipur.
are your goals now?
I don't have any goals in particular. I would be playing a
tournament in Hong Kong. I never fear players with better
is your message to kids?
Be happy and try to make the people around you happy.
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