File image of Sania Mirza and Shoaib Malik. Photograph:( Zee News Network )
Sania delivered the baby on Tuesday morning.
Tennis star Sania Mirza and her husband Pakistan cricket captain Shoaib Malik have been blessed with a baby boy.
Sania delivered the child early Tuesday morning in Hyderabad and both mother and child are said to be doing well.
Shoaib tweeted: "Excited to announce: Its a boy, and my girl is doing great and keeping strong as usual #Alhumdulilah. Thank you for the wishes and Duas, we are humbled #BabyMirzaMalik."
Sania Mirza's friend, filmmaker Farah Khan also wished the new parents and took to Instagram to express her excitement.
Sania married Shoaib in a traditional Hyderabadi Muslim wedding ceremony on April 12, 2010.