Amelie Mauresmo announces birth of 2nd child


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Published 10:58 a.m. ET April 26, 2017 | Updated 2 hours ago

PARIS (AP) — Former top-ranked tennis player Amelie Mauresmo has given birth to a second child.

Mauresmo, who stepped down as France’s Fed Cup captain last year when she announced her pregnancy, posted a picture of her children’s hands with the caption: “Aaron and Ayla finally met on April 20! Deeply moving…”

The two-time Grand Slam champion had her first child two years ago.

Mauresmo, who won both the Australian Open and Wimbledon in 2006, was No. 1 for 39 weeks, becoming the first Frenchwoman to reach the top of the computer rankings since they were introduced in the 1970s. Mauresmo announced she was gay in 1999.

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