Miami Heat basketball player Dwyane Wade has welcomed a daughter with his wife actress Gabrielle Union on Thursday, November 8.
It is the first child between the two couples who have been together for a long time.
Wadre who is in his final season as a professional basketball player previously had three children named Zaire, Xavier and Zion two of the boys he had with his with ex-wife Siohvaughn Funches.
The actress wrote in her book We’re Going to Need More Wine that she had struggled to give birth since the two have been together citing several miscarriages.
She said, “For three years, my body has been a prisoner of trying to get pregnant — I’ve either been about to go into an IVF cycle, in the middle of an IVF cycle or coming out of an IVF cycle.”
Wade and Gabrielle Union
She however was delighted to announce the arrival of the new addition to their family with a picture post of the baby, herself and Wade.
Along with the picture was a length song lyric from "Lovely Day" by Bill Withers with a message.
She said, "We are sleepless and delirious but so excited to share that our miracle baby arrived last night via surrogate and 11/7 will forever be etched in our hearts as the most loveliest of all the lovely days. Welcome to the party sweet girl!"
The news of their latest addition to the family has spread like wild fire with congratulatory message from across the world.
Wade is a veteran in the NBA and is a two time champion and in his 16th season as a professional.
The 26-year-old Wade missed the Miami Heat victory against the San Antonio Spurs which raised some concerns as Lebron James.