Ace Indian tennis star, Sania Mirza, who had been out of action from the sport for the past two years, made a triumphant return.
Playing women's doubles during the Hobart International, she won the pre-quarters on Tuesday, along with her partner, Nadiia Kichenok of Ukraine.
Her last outing was back in October 2017 during the China Open, where she had lost in the semis.
How did the match pan out?
As for the match, the pair was up against Miyu Kato and Oksana Kalashnikova, as they started on a shaky note, losing the opening set 2-6.
Nonetheless, they held their nerves in a hard-fought second set, as they won it 6-6.
In the final set, they carried on with the momentum to outplay their opponents, winning 10-3.
Sania elated to win her first match as mother
Today was one of the most special days of my https://t.co/OmE4Vq7KlQ have my parents and my little baby boy wit me in my first match after so long..and we WON our first round.feel very grateful for the love I am receiving.. BELIEF!! Takes you places 🙃YES my baby boy,we did it💪🏽 pic.twitter.com/xxPQ4E2IFE