Shakib becomes father
The world’s number one all-rounder in the one-day cricket, Shakib Al Hasan, has been blessed with a daughter.
His wife Umme Ahmed Shishir gave birth to a baby girl in the early hours on Monday (Bangladesh time) in the United States, family members said.
Both the baby girl and her mother are safe and sound.
Shakib Al Hasan left Dhaka on Sunday night for the US to accompany his wife there.
He captured five wickets in the first one-day international against Zimbabwe on Saturday but will not be able available for the remaining two matches of the series.