Former cricketer Yuvraj Singh and actress Hazel Keech welcome their first child, a baby boy!


Former Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh and his actress wife Hazel Keech welcomed their first child. The couple issued a statement on Tuesday evening and informed that it's a baby boy. Yuvraj and Hazel further requested fans and media to grant them some privacy.  

"To all our fans, family and friends, we are elated to share that God blessed us with a baby boy. We thank God for this blessing and wish you to respect our privacy as we welcome the little one into the world," Yuvraj and Hazel wrote in a joint statement on social media.

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Yuvraj and Hazel tied the knot in 2016. The former started playing cricket at the age of 13 and made his debut during the 1997–98 Ranji Trophy. In 2000, he made his international debut against Kenya. Yuvraj, in 2011, took a break as he was diagnosed with a cancerous tumour stage-1 in his left lung. He returned in 2012. Yuvraj was also the captain of the IPL team, Kings XI Punjab, in the first two seasons. He took retirement in 2019. 

On the other hand, Hazel has done some special dance numbers in Bollywood films. She had participated in Bigg Boss 7 but got evicted after spending only one week.  

(Source: Instagram)