Nikah of Shoaib, Sania today: Sania spokesperson

NEW DELHI: Indian tennis queen Sania Mirza is slated to get married to Pakistani cricket star today, Geo News quoted an Indian news channel Monday.

According to Sania’s spokesperson, the several personages from circles of Bollywood and cricketers including Tendulkar would attend the reception ceremony.

The news channel reported the ‘mehndi rite’ would be conducted tomorrow after nikah is held today and the grand reception would be held on April 15.

Although the venue of the Nikah hasn’t been revealed yet due to security reasons, sources reveal that the ceremony will take place at the Taj Krishna hotel here on Monday. Sania is reported to leave for the venue in sometime. Interestingly, it was at the same hotel that Sania was engaged to her childhood friend Sohrab Mirza on July 10 last year amid much fanfare. The tennis ace called off the engagement January 28 this year citing ''incompatibility''.

Nevertheless, Sania’s PRO also revealed that the tennis star will don the same red sari, which her mother wore at her Nikah 25 years back. Also, she is stated to go for a subtle make-up and the much raved about Arabic mehendi. On the other hand, Shoaib is set to wear a Black sherwani designed by renowned designer duo Shantanu and Nikhil.

Talking about Sania''s wedding, the designer duo confirmed saying, “Yes we are designing Sania’s wedding and reception outfits but we cannot divulge any further details on it.”