My child will not have Pakistani or Indian nationality: Shoaib Malik


Former Pakistan captain and all-rounder Shoaib Malik says, his child, will neither have a Pakistani nor Indian nationality.

Speaking to reporters at Lahore’s Gaddafi Stadium on Friday, Malik said, “The issue over my child’s nationality is not important.”

The 36-year-old added the child’s nationality will be of a third country, not from Pakistan or India.

The all-rounder further said, he has taken permission from the team to be with his wife during the time of birth.

Malik said it was going to be a memorable moment of his life to become a father. He appealed to his fans to pray for his wife and baby at the special moment

In April, the Pakistani cricketer who is married to India tennis star Sania Mirza had announced they are expecting their first child in October.