Former Bangladesh captain Mohammad Ashraful and his wife Anika Taslima have been blessed with a baby boy.
“My wife Anika gave birth to a baby boy at Square Hospitals Ltd on Friday. Both the mother and baby are doing well. Please keep us in your prayers,” Ashraful told the Somoy World.
This is the second time the couple has been blessed with a baby. They also have a daughter.
Ashraful tied the knot with Anika Taslima Orchi on December 11, 2015. Their daughter was born in September the following year.
He was banned from cricket in 2013 for his involvement in spot-fixing. Although his ban ended, he could not return to the national team
Earlier, national cricketers Shakib Al Hasan, Mahmudullah Riyad and Mohammad Mithun became fathers in the current month.