Amir Khan and wife Faryal Makhdoom are expecting their third child together. The model – who shares daughters Lamaisah and Alayna with the boxer – confirmed the news on Instagram, sharing a gender reveal video with her 876k followers. ‘We’re having our third child, and we’re so excited and nervous at the same time,’ the 28-year-old told viewers. ‘He or she, what will baby Khan be?’ Kitted out with a boxing glove, 32-year-old Amir continued: ‘I’m going to punch the balloon to see what the gender is,’ before giving it a huge whack. Right on cue, blue confetti came pouring out, with the I’m A Celebrity star celebrating:
‘Oh wow, it’s a boy! It’s a boy!’
An overwhelmed Faryal appeared to burst into tears at the news, with her beau rushing to embrace her. Alongside the clip, she wrote: ‘**GENDER REVEAL** We’re having Baby no. 3. What will it be?!’, before adding: ‘Big shout out to @luxe.balloon.co.’ And fans swiftly rushed to offer the couple their best wishes. ‘Ah a baby brother for your two girls how beautiful,’ one commented. ‘Ohhhh Faryal!! What beautiful news Mashallah. SO HAPPY for you both,’ another said.
‘I knew it!!!!! I knew that was your big secret. So much congratulations. So happy for y’all!!!! Enjoy,’ a follower commented. While an Instagram user added: ‘So happy for u stay blessed dear have a great pregnancy n healthy baby (sic).’ Amir and Faryal started dating eight years ago, announcing their engagement back in 2012. The pair tied the knot in a lavish ceremony at New York’s Waldorf Astoria the following year, with around 1,000 guests thought to be in attendance. They welcomed their first daughter together, Lamaisah, in 2014, before introducing little Alayna last year.
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