Kusal Mendis, Sri Lanka’s top-order batsman, has become a dad for the very first time.
Nishelle, Kusal’s spouse, gave birth to “Hailey”, a baby girl around 7 & 8 a.m. on Monday, and both the newborn and her mom are perfectly OK according to the reports.
The 27-year-old right-handed batsman, who hammered 87 outstanding runs against Australia in the third ODI on Sunday night, met his daughter on Monday morning.
According to Kusal’s dad, Kusa arrived at Ninewells Hospitals on Sunday night, shortly following the match but delivery had not been done at the time. However, he did see the baby this morning
The couple married on February 12th of last year.