Former Wimbledon doubles champion Sania Mirza will return to competitive tennis in January, two years after taking a break to have a baby. The Indian will play at the Hobart International in Australia alongside Nadiia Kichenok of Ukraine. Mirza gave birth to her first child with former Pakistan cricket captain Shoaib Malik in October 2018. A former world number one in doubles, Mirza also won three Grand Slams in mixed. She plans to partner American Rajeev Ram at the Australian Open in Melbourne.