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LAHORE – Star cricketer Shoaib Akhtar took to social media to announce arrival of a baby son on Monday.

“Guys, am ecstatic to share that me & Begum have been blessed with a healthy baby boy just now. Oh what a feeling! Thank u Allah Pak,” Shoaib wrote on his Twitter account.

He went on to add: “Both Mom & little angel are fine. Getting a human life to dis world is surely d biggest miracle. Rawalpindi Express is now a Proud Papa!!!”

The ‘Rawalpindi Express’ is known as the fastest bowler ever in the history of cricket and has bowled the fastest delivery officially recorded at a top speed of 161.3km/h.

He was nicknamed the “Rawalpindi Express”, as a tribute to his hometown and fast bowling.