Rumours of trouble in Sania Mirza and Shoaib Malik’s marriage have been doing the rounds for quite some time now. It was reported that all is not well between the couple as they are living separately and co-parenting their son Izhaan. Now as per the latest reports, Sania and Shoaib are ‘officially divorced’ now. A close friend of the couple has made this shocking revelation in a recent interview. He said both have mutually decided to part ways and now only formalities are left before their paperwork is done.
Speaking with InsideSport, the couple’s close friend who is said to be a part of Shoaib Malik’s management team in Pakistan, stated that he can’t disclose much but he can confirm that Sania and Malik are separated. The friend was quoted as saying, “Yes, they are officially divorced now. I can’t disclose more than that but can confirm that they have separated.” ALSO READ:WHAT! Sania Mirza-Shoaib Malik Heading For DIVORCE? Tennis Player’s Recent Post About ‘Hardest Days’ Sparks Separation Rumours-Report
Sania and Shoaib’s separation rumours gained momentum after the tennis player shared a cryptic post talking about surviving hard days. Mirza had posted a playful picture of herself with her son Izhaan with the caption, “The moments that get me through the hardest days.” Soon after this, reports of her hinting at their separation made headlines. As reported by DNA, while the actual reason for trouble in their paradise is not known, it is being said that Shoaib cheated on Sania on one of his TV shows.
For the unversed, Sania Mirza and Shoaib Malik got married on April 12, 2010, in two ceremonies- a Hyderabadi Muslim wedding and as per Pakistani customs. They welcomed their first child, son, Izhaan in 2018.