Indian Tennis player Sania Mirza and her cricketer husband Shoaib Malik were blessed with a son on Tuesday, October 30, 2018. The couple has named their first child Izhaan Mirza Malik which also means 'God's gift' in Arabic.
Sania Mirza, recently took to Instagram to share an endearing message post giving birth to her son, Izhaan. Here's what she wrote, ''So it’s been 5 days since we came into this world .. Me as a mother and my little Izhaan as my son ❤️ we’ve even watched Baba play some cricket together since we’ve arrived 😀 it truly is the biggest match, tournament achievement I’ve ever won or had and there is no feeling or blessing that can be greater than this.. I finally have gotten sometime after this overwhelming feeling to get online and check the msgs and love we have received. Shoaib and I feel truly blessed and humbled with the wishes and love that us as parents and Izhaan have received ❤️ Thank you to each and every one of you ..we love you right back!
Love, Sania ,Shoaib and Izhaan 💖 @realshoaibmalik #Allhamdulillah
The arrival of the newborn was announced by Ace Cricketer Shoaib Malik. The excited father took to his Twitter account to share the good news saying, "Its a boy, and my girl is doing great and keeping strong as usual #Alhumdulilah."
In 2009, the tennis player Sania Mirza got engaged to her childhood friend Sohrab Mirza, but the wedding was called off later in 2010. Soon after that Mirza married the Pakistani cricketer Shoaib Malik and announced the news of her pregnancy on social media on April 23, 2018.