Tennis star Andy Murray and his wife Kim Sears are new parents, according to a U.K. report.

The Scottish sportsman, who is ranked world number two, and Sears welcomed a girl on Sunday night, according to

The former Wimbledon champion married his longtime partner in his hometown of Dunblane, Scotland in April, 2015 and reports of the pregnancy emerged in August.

He recently spoke of how becoming a father will change his relationship with tennis, telling reporters at the Australian Open tournament, “It’s a big change for me and my wife, but that’s the current priority and I’ll see after that… I have no idea how that will change things. I still love tennis.”

Murray had planned to exit the competition if Sears went into labour.

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