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Shahid Afridi becomes father of baby girl for fifth time [Pics]

Shahid Afridi becomes father of baby girl for fifth time [Pics]

Former Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi became father of a baby girl for the fifth time and the former cricketer shared this news with his fans on Twitter. Sharing the big news with his fans, Afridi tweeted, "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."

the former all-rounder’s four daughters are named Aqsa, Ansha, Ajwa and Asmara and keeping up with the ongoing practice in his family, Afridi asked his fans to suggest a name, starting with the letter ‘A’.

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"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....," Afridi tweeted.

Soon after the all-rounder shared the news on Twitter, fans and his former teammates flooded the post with congratulatory messages.

Previously, the 45-year-old had faced wrath of netizens after a video of him emerged saying he smashed the television after he saw his daughter imitating an aarti scene while watching an Indian show.

In his career, Shahid Afridi featured for Pkistan in 27 Tests, 398 ODIs and 99 T20Is. He amassed 8,064 ODI runs, 1,716 Test runs and 1,416 in the shortest format.

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First published: 15 February 2020, 19:04 IST
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