Sania Mirza dazzles as showstopper at IIJW
Tennis ace Sania Mirza turned showstopper for a day as she walked the ramp for jewellery designer Moni Agarwal, at the ongoing IIJW 2015. Photo: Viral Bhayani
The tennis sensation showcased Agarwal's royal and exquisite Zohrakshi jewellery collection. As showstopper Sania was seen wearing an elaborate diamond neckpiece.
The designer was quoted as saying, “Zohrakshi is my expression through ornaments. Our ethereal jewellery line is all about today's woman, elegant yet restrained; classic yet forward; empowered yet subtle. And Sania perfectly represents all of these
Very few sportspersons are associated with glamour and fashion, but Sania, who walked the ramp at the India International Jewellery Week says that she has the same wishes and desires as any other normal girl.
In a recent interview Sania said, “I am a sportsperson but I'm a girl first. And that's why I'm fond of jewellery just like any other girl.”
The IIJW will go on till Thursday. It is the sixth edition of the the show launched in 2010 to showcase India's finest in jewellery in terms of design and innovation.
The sports star made headlines last month when she bagged her Wimbledon victory with Swiss star Martina Hingis.
Sania also picked up a Grand Slam win and also her first doubles title in the women's category. Previously she had won three mixed doubles Grand Slam titles.