NEW DELHI: Senior India all-rounder Irfan Pathan and wife Safa Baig welcomed their first child, a baby boy on Tuesday.
The Baroda all-rounder shared his happiness on Twitter saying, “Is ehsas ko Bayaan karna Mushkil hai…is me Ek behtareen si Kashish hay, blessed with a baby boy (sic).”
Is ehsas ko Bayaan karna Mushkil hai…is me Ek behtareen si Kashish hay, blessed with a baby boy ?
— Irfan Pathan (@IrfanPathan) December 20, 2016
Well wishers took to the micro-blogging site wishing the couple.
@IrfanPathan Mubarak ho bhai.
— Salman Nizami (@SalmanNizami_) December 20, 2016
@IrfanPathan Congratulations Irfan bhai, Allah apki saari khwaish puri karte rahe aur aapka beta aapki tarah he kaabil bane cricket me. ???
— Music saves the day! (@SharpKeef) December 20, 2016
— Krunal Panchal (@Krunal3361) December 20, 2016
Earlier, news of Bollywood star couple Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor Khan blessed with their first child, a son, Taimur Ali Khan Pataudi was also announced by friend Karan Johar on Twitter.
The left-handed pacer and Safa Baig had tied knot in a low-key wedding ceremony in Makkah in February 2016.