5 Sportspersons’ Sweeping Victory Over Mental Health

Athletes spend most of their time nurturing their body but the wise ones know, it is the mental fortitude which matters the most.

Niharika Lahoty Author

Updated - 5 June 2021 10:00 pm

2. Sania Mirza

The lady who made tennis a household name in India and inspired millions, recently opened up about her battle with depression post her wrist injury at 2008 Beijing Olympics. She emphasized on how the unlimited support from her family and seeking professional help made her see in the right direction. She came back stronger and went ahead to win two Commonwealth games for India. She was also the World No.1 player (doubles) in 2015.

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