India’s star batsman Suresh Raina became a father after his wife Priyanka Chaudhary gave birth to a daughter. Suresh Raina Gujarat Lions captain and his wife named their daughter, Gracia, who was born at 2 pm local time. Suresh Raina flew out to the Netherlands on May 10 to be with his pregnant wife.

Suresh Raina and Priyanka Chaudhary have named their first child Gracia Raina. Raina flew to Amsterdam on earlier in the week where the baby was born. The Gujarat Lions skipper finally missed a match in the Indian Premier League (IPL) after appearing in a total of eight editions.  However, Suresh Raina is set to join his team in the final three games of the group stage of IPL 2016. Raina will be available when Gujarat Lions take on Mumbai Indians on Saturday.

Suresh Raina took to social media website Twitter to announce the welcoming of their daughter Gracia.

The left-handed batsman Suresh Raina is also on the verge of another milestone to become the first batsman to score 4000 runs in the IPL. Moreover, the Gujarat Lions are placed well to book a berth in the playoffs and their captain would like to join his team soon. Presently, Brendon McCullum is leading the side in Raina’s absence.

Congratulations! Suresh Raina and Priyanka for a cute baby girl.

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