NBA star Tony Parker weds French journalist Axelle Francine

San Antonio: Basketball superstar Tony Parker celebrated the signing of his three-year, $43.3 million contract extension with the Spurs by tying the knot with fiancée Axelle Francine, a French journalist, this weekend, People magazine reported yesterday.

Tony Parker and Axelle Francine. Pic/Getty Images
Tony Parker and Axelle Francine. Pic/Getty Images

The report stated that the 32-year-old NBA star had a reception at the Cowboy Dancehall here where the couple were joined by close friends and family. "It was just a little gathering," an employee at the Cowboy Dancehall was quoted as saying. "He wanted to show them a Texas country good time."

The couple welcomed their first child, Josh, in April and has been dating since 2011. The NBA star was previously married to actress Eva Longoria for three years before they split in 2011.

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