Maria Sharapova shared an endearing picture of her son, Theodore, who turned nine months old on Saturday, April 1. Sharapova and her partner Alexander Gilkes joyfully welcomed their first child into the world on July 1, 2022.
In December 2020, the former World No.1 announced her engagement to British businessman, Gilkes. Then, on her 35th birthday in April, the couple shared the exciting news that they were expecting their first child.
Sharapova took to her social media to share a heartwarming picture of her son playing with a stuffed toy with the caption that he turned nine months old.
“9 months. My heart,” Sharapova captioned her Instagram story.
In July 2022, the couple took to Instagram to share the news of their newborn son’s arrival. They posted a heartwarming photo of themselves gazing adoringly at their precious bundle of joy.
Sharapova, a five-time Grand Slam champion, captioned the image, which captured her and Gilkes embracing their son, with the baby’s birth date inscribed in Roman numerals.
Theodore VII•I•MMXXII 🍼🐣 The most beautiful, challenging, and rewarding gift our little family could ask for,” Sharapova captioned her Instagram post.