New Delhi: Pakistani fast bowling legend Wasim Akram is to be a father again as his Australian wife Shaniera Akram is expecting.
The former Pakistani captain announced the news on social networking site Twitter Monday.
Wasim Akram with wife Shaniera
"I am thrilled to announce that @iamShaniera and I are expecting our first child together. Thank you for your wishes&prayers #babyontheway," tweeted Akram.
The 48-year-old married his first wife Huma in 1995. The couple had two sons. However, Huma died of multiple organ failure in Chennai Oct 25, 2009.
The former left arm pacer married the Melbourne-born Shaniera on August 12 last year.
In Pictures: Sex scandals involving Indian politicians
Photos: Sports stars who shocked the world with their retirement
Photos: Abhishek Bachchan and Farah Khan at Boman Irani's birthday bash
Spotted: Shah Rukh Khan at Morani's bungalow in Mumbai
Spotted: Sonam Kapoor and sister Rhea at Mumbai airport