Kevin Pietersen, wife welcome baby boy

England cricketer Kevin Pietersen and wife Jessica Taylor have become proud parents of a baby boy.

Taylor gave birth to the couple’s first child on Monday.

Pietersen flew back from the ICC World Twenty20 to be present at the side of his wife at the time of the birth, reports the Daily Star.

The cricketer will stay with his wife, a former member of the pop group Liberty X who he married in December 2007, and child for a “couple of days”.