England pace bowler Stuart Broad and his fiancée Mollie King have become parents to a baby girl recently and shared adorable images of her on Friday, November 25 in a joint post on the social media account – Instagram. The images show Mollie King kissing the little one on her forehead while the speedster kissing her cheeks as well.
However, the pair also revealed the name of the child – Annabella Broad. “Welcome to the world Annabella Broad. We have never been so in love,” the caption read on their Instagram post. Meanwhile, the Saturdays Singer and Radio 1 presenter, Mollie King and Broad is dating since 2012 and they got engaged on New Year’s Day in 2021 as well.
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The English pace bowler took some time off from cricket now and he will be spending time with his family. The veteran will be missing England’s tour of Pakistan, which will begin on December 1 at Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium. Meanwhile, the team are slated to play a practice match against England Lions before the tour as well. Ben Stokes, however, will not take part and Ollie Pope will lead the team as well.
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However, the all-rounder is reportedly suffering from a knee injury after playing nine T20Is in a space of just a month as well. Stokes is currently not bowling in the practice sessions and so far. And there are some concerns in the England dressing room regarding this injury as well. Meanwhile, the warm-up match at Tolerance Oval will see the return of pace spearhead Jofra Archer to the England team. He is expected to bowl for the team but with heavy restrictions as well. He didn’t feature in England colours for more than 18 months because of multiple injuries over the past couple of years as well.