Indian tennis player Sania Mirza and Pakistan cricketer Shoaib Malik are blessed with a baby boy, the proud father confirmed the news on Twitter.
Shoaib malik wrote, “Excited to announce: it’s a baby boy, and my girl is doing great and keeping strong as usual #Alhumdulilah. Thank you for the wishes and Duas, we are humbled. #BabyMirzaMalik.”
The hashtag #BabyMirzaMalik has already begun trending on Twitter with a couple of celebrities expressing their heartfelt wishes to the couple on the arrival of the baby.
Sania Mirza’s good friend from Bollywood, Farah Khan posted on Instagram to congratulate the celebrity couple.
Farah Khan wrote on Instagram, “Finally!! Best news in a long time!! Congratulations @mirzasaniar @realshoaibmalik @anammirzaaa @imranmirza58 n of course the nani n daadi ?? god bless our lil angel.”
Earlier in April, when the ace tennis star announced her pregnancy, she also added that the couple had decided to give their child the surname- Mirza Malik.
During a panel discussion titled ‘Gender Bias’ at the Goa Fest 2018, Sania said, “Today I will tell you a secret. My husband and I have spoken about it and we have decided that whenever we have a child, the child will have Mirza Malik as a surname and not just Malik. So that’s where we stand as a family including my husband. He actually wants a daughter.”