Shoaib Akhtar and other cricket stars congratulate Suresh Raina on becoming a father again

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Amid Covid-19 scare, a piece of good news greeted Indian cricketer Suresh Raina and his wife as the couple was blessed with a baby boy on Monday.


Raina got married to his childhood friend Priyanka Chaudhary in Delhi on April 3, 2015. The couple already has a daughter Gracia Raina, who was born in 2016.

The 33-year-old took to his official Twitter handle and shared a picture of him and wife Priyanka with a new member of their family.


Raina further revealed that he and his wife have named their son and Gracia’s little brother – Rio Raina.

“The beginning of all things – wonder, hope, possibilities, and a better world! We are proud to welcome our son & Gracia’s little brother – Rio Raina. May he flows beyond boundaries, bringing peace, renewal & prosperity to everyone’s life,” tweeted Raina.

Wishes have been pouring in from all sides on social media for the happy couple, including many cricketers.


Here’s how the cricket stars congratulated Raina:

Raina was supposed to represent Chennai Super Kings (CSK) in the 2020 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL). However, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) postponed the lucrative league due to coronavirus outbreak.

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