His case is unusual from many aspects. In principle he has won a prominent position in a macho society purely place and also because he is Muslim, religion very relegated by Hinduism. Of the more than 800 million people there on Indian soil, only 13.4% profess this religion. Years ago Mirza, currently 92 in the world rankings, had trouble with religious leaders who expressed dissatisfaction with the clothes they used to play tennis, which is no different to that used by other players.
The 23 years these days is again in the eye of the storm for a situation that combines pages of the heart, sports and politics because April 15 is marrying Shoaib Malik, former captain of Pakistan cricket and considered one of the greatest idols of that country. This marriage union has a diplomatic background as both nuclear powers are in full negotiation to sign a peace treaty.
The ceremony was held in Lahore, Pakistan's capital. As a Gina to the Indian state, from Pakistan went to work and have given visas to the guests of the wedding in a few hours, please arrange that usually takes several months.