Mahmudullah blessed with a baby boy

Dhaka — Bangladesh T20 captain Mahmudullah Riyad was blessed with a baby boy on Monday night.

Both the newborn baby and its mother are good in health now, confirmed a source close to their family.

This is the second time when Mahmudullah became a father. He also has an eight-year-old boy.

While Mahmudullhah was blessed with the second child, Shakib Al Hasan is also expecting his second child.

The Bangladesh all-rounder, who has been serving a two-year-long ban with one year is suspended, is now in the USA with his family. The all-rounder posted an image of his elder daughter on social media holding a baby t-shirt stating ‘welcome home’ with the caption ‘big sisterhood’ on Tuesday.

Sources close to Shakib’s family confirmed that the all-rounder and his wife are expecting a baby girl later this month.

All cricketing activities are on hold in Bangladesh like the other parts of the world due to the global outbreak of the novel coronavirus. So the cricketers are staying at home and working only on their fitness.UNB