Pakistan cricket star Shahid Afridi welcomes fifth daughter

Updated: Feb 16, 2020, 13:16 IST | A correspondent | Mumbai

Shahid Afridi shared the news on Twitter

Shahid Afridi with his new born and family
Shahid Afridi with his new born and family

Former Pakistan cricket captain Shahid Afridi shared the news of becoming a father of a baby girl for the fifth time on Saturday.

He tweeted a family picture and wrote: "The Almighty's infinite blessings & mercy are upon me...already having been granted 4 wonderful daughters I have now been blessed with a 5th, Alhamdulillah. Sharing this good news with my well-wishers...#FourbecomeFive."

Later, Afridi asked his fans to suggest a name for the newborn and tweeted: "This one's for my fans: As you can see there's a trend of my daughter's names beginning with the letter 'A'. Send me your recommendations for our new arrival with 'A'....the winning name I select gets a prize! Keep the names rolling! #Aqsa#Ansha #Ajwa#Asmara#A...."

And finally, he revealed his baby's name:

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