Sania Mirza and Shoaib Malik are officially divorced?

Indian tennis star Sania Mirza and Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Malik are rumored to have called off their marriage.

And now, amid much speculation, the rumored news has been confirmed by a source close to the couple. 

According to sources, they have already decided to live separately and only formalities and paperwork are left.

For fans, a mysterious post by Sania recently sparked rumors of the couple breaking up.

Sania Mirza posted a photo with her son and wrote about the 'hard day'. Fans have also noticed that Sania has removed the photo of her husband Shoaib Malik from Instagram.

Sania and Shoaib were married in 2010. During that time, their marriage caused a huge controversy in both nations (India and Pakistan).

The couple was last seen together celebrating the birthday of their four-year-old son, Izan.

Sania has not commented on the divorce. Therefore, this news is not confirmed. 

Both Sania and Malik are now waiting for the right time to confirm the same. 

In parallel, another report quotes Shoaib Malik's friend as saying that the divorce is on. “Yes, they are officially divorced now. 

"I can't reveal more but I can confirm they are separated," the quote read.