Kobe Bryant & wife Vanessa Bryant welcome fourth daughter to the world and name her after the former NBA player himself.
The couple has been married since 2001. Bryant, 40, and his wife already share 3 daughters named Natalia Diamante Bryant, Bianka Bella Bryant and Gianna Maria-Onore Bryant.
Kobe Bryant and wife announce the pregnancy
The former NBA player announced his wife’s pregnancy on New Years through Instagram. Bryant’s post was captioned, “New Year. New Baby! Baby Mamba on the way 2019”. In addition, he wrote, “Vanessa and I are beyond excited to announce that we are expecting another #mambacita to go along with Natalia, Gianna and Bianka,” and added several hashtags, “#blessed #bryantbunch #daddysprincesses #love #2019”
Vanessa added to the announcement on her Instagram, “Kobe and I are so happy to add another baby blessing to our family!” She also revealed she’d be having a baby girl as she wrote, “Bianka will have a new baby sibling to play with and Natalia and Gianna are super excited to welcome another little baby sister to love.”
Vanessa Bryant wants a baby boy
Kobe Bryant spoke to Extra for his book series ‘The Wizenard Series: Training Camp’. His daughters also helped write the series. During the interview, he admitted that his wife is eager to have a baby boy. He said, “I think she wants a boy more than I do.”
“I love having girls — I’m super, super excited about that. She is as well. She wanted a boy so he can be mama’s boy forever — that sort of thing. We’ll see if I can deliver, I don’t know,” Bryant added
He joked about having a basketball team in their home in addition to saying, “She’s like, ‘You go see if you can hit a clutch shot, you gave me all girls, let’s see if you can bring a boy!’ Nope, not yet, we’ll see, we’ll see.”
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The retired NBA player and wife welcome fourth daughter
The 40-year-old NBA legend announced the birth of his fourth daughter on his Instagram. The post had a floral background with and the name of their daughter written. Bryant’s wife named their baby girl after her father, Capri Kobe Bryant. Vanessa Bryant wrote “Our baby girl is here!!!!!” as she posted the same photo on her account.
Bryant and Vanessa, 37, also revealed the nickname ‘Koko’ for their baby girl, as Kobe wrote in his caption for the post, “We are beyond excited that our baby girl “Koko” has arrived!!”
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Congratulation to the couple for welcoming their fourth baby girl!