Shoaib announced the news of twitter 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.”
— Shoaib Malik ?? (@realshoaibmalik) October 30, 2018
Twitter went berserk with the news and congratulated the couple for their newly born child.
Sania, a former Asian games gold medallist and a former world number one in women’s doubles married former Pakistani captain Shoaib Malik on April 12, 2010 in a grand Hyderabadi muslim wedding tradition at Taj Krishna hotel in Hyderabad.
Here’s how the sports fraternity reacted to the news
Bohat bohat Mubarak Shoaib bhai and @MirzaSania .
— Umar55 (@mdk_gul) October 30, 2018
— Ahmad Shahzad ?? (@iamAhmadshahzad) October 30, 2018
— RITU PHOGAT ?♀️ (@PhogatRitu) October 30, 2018
Congratulations @MirzaSania ! Love & blessings to brand new parents & the new born 🙂
— Mithali Raj (@M_Raj03) October 30, 2018
— Shahid Afridi (@SAfridiOfficial) October 30, 2018