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Day: October 6, 2007

Diplomacy on the Tennis Court

Diplomacy on the Tennis Court

Sania Mirza is a Muslim born in India. Shahar Pe’er is Jewish and born in Israel. Both are professional tennis players. They’ve caused quite a stir forming one of the first Muslis/Jewish doubles tennis teams in the world. Mirza had already caused a stir with traditionalist. Her dress was ruled against Islam and a fatwa was issued in 2005. The pair first played together 2004. They then played at the Japan Open in 2005. Alot of controversy swirled around their…

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