Sania Mirza and Shoaib Malik named their baby boy Izhaan Mirza Malik

Sania Mirza and Shoaib Malik named their baby boy Izhaan Mirza Malik

This morning the nation woke up to a happy news as Tennis star Sania Mirza and cricketer Shoaib Malik became parents to a healthy baby boy. The stunning sports couple have named their little boy Izhaan Mirza Malik. Shoaib Malik took to twitter to announce the happy news. He informed the fans and wrote, “Excited to announce: Its a boy, and my girl is doing great and keeping strong as usual #Alhumdulilah. Thank you for the wishes and Duas, we are humbled #BabyMirzaMalik”. As pe reports, Sania Mirza delivered the baby in early hours of Tuesday and was admitted to Rainbow Children’s Hospital & Birthright by Rainbow at Banjara Hills the previous day.
A source close to the family informed Mumbai Mirror that both Sania and the baby were doing well and the baby weighed 3.5 Kg. The couple named their baby boy Izhaan which means submission or obedience (to God) in Arabic. Since the time Sania was admitted to the hospital, Shoaib was at her side and they wanted complete privacy. Even close relatives were not allowed to meet the couple. A hospital source informed, “Shoaib appeared very delighted to know from the doctors about Sania delivering a healthy baby.”
Farah Khan who is Sania Mirza’s close friend took to Instagram to congratulate her and wrote, “My dearest n best friend becomes a mum!! @mirzasaniar I couldn’t b happier lov uuuuu n arriving soon to meet the lil prince” The couple had also announced the news of Sania’s pregnancy on social media earlier this year. The tennis star and Pakistani Cricketer had got hitched on April 12, 2010. The couple have been staying in Dubai ever since. Sania Mirza had taken a break from tennis post her pregnancy.
However, she might just be back on the field in 2020 Olympics.