Indian Cricketer Irfan Pathan has become a father. Pathan, who last played for India in 2012, took to Twitter to announce the happy news that he was blessed with a baby boy. Irfan Pathan had married Saudi Arabian model Safa Baig in February this year.
“Is ehsas ko Bayaan karna Mushkil hai…is me Ek behtareen si Kashish hay (sic.), blessed with a baby boy,” he wrote.
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
Soon after he announced the news, umpteen tweets poured in to congratulate him. Irfan’s brother Yusuf also welcomed the new Pathan to their family.
— Yusuf Pathan (@iamyusufpathan) December 20, 2016
Irfan has found it hard to make a comeback into the Indian cricket team since his last outing on October 2, 2012 in a T20I. Irfan has played 29 Tests, 120 ODIs and T20Is for Team India.