Proud papa: Asafa Powell shares photo of baby son

Almost three weeks after announcing that his wife, Alyshia, gave birth to their son, Sprinter Asafa Powell has shared a picture with the newborn.

Asafa Powell shared this photo with his wife and child via Instagram on Monday.
Asafa Powell shared this photo with his wife and child via Instagram on Monday.

The athlete posted a photo on Instagram on Monday morning with his wife holding the baby while he stands behind her kissing the newborn.

“New addition to the family ❤️,” Asafa said in the caption.

The post received numerous congratulatory comments, and within an hour, it had more than 12,000 likes.

 Alyshia shared this photo with their son, Amieke, on Sunday.
Alyshia shared this photo of their son, Amieke, on Sunday.

His post came a day after his wife posted a photo of their son.

“My baby boy 🥰🥰Amieke Powell #mysugardumpling ♥️♥️♥️♥️♥️,” was her caption.

Alyshia announced her pregnancy via Instagram in May, a few months after she and Asafa tied the knot at the Rose Hall Great House in St James.