Ash Barty is ready to develop into a mum.
The retired three-time grand slam winner posted on Instagram on Friday night time that she and her husband Garry Kissick expect their first youngster.
With an image of certainly one of her canines Origi with a pair of sneakers subsequent to her, Barty posted: “2023 set to be one of the best yr but. We’re so excited for our new journey. Origi already the protecting large sister”.
After her retirement from tennis, it’s one other large life aim Barty has ticked off.
The response was fast.
Tennis champion Jelena Dokic posted: “Congratulations Ash, so completely happy for you”.
Nedd Brockmann, the tradie who ran throughout Australia and raised almost $2m wrote: “Sure ash!!! How thrilling!”
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