Aww!: Eight-time Olympic Gold Medalist Usain Bolt And His Girlfriend Kasi Bennett Welcome A Baby Girl

Usain Bolt And Kasi Bennett welcome baby girl

Aww!: Eight-time Olympic Gold Medalist Usain Bolt And His Girlfriend Kasi Bennett Welcome A Baby Girl

Usain joins the girl-dad club.

Published May 19th

Written by Tira Urquhart

Eight-time Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt and his long-time girlfriend Kasi Bennett have a lot to celebrate! 

The couple welcomed their first child on Sunday (May 16), Jamaican Prime Minister Andrew Holness confirmed in a congratulatory social media post.

“Congratulations to our sprint legend Usain Bolt and Kasi Bennett on the arrival of their baby girl,” Prime Minister Holness tweeted, in honor of the Jamaican athlete.

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A Week Ago #BabyBolt 🙏🏿⚡️💫

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The baby's name and other details were not revealed. But the tweet was the long-awaited follow up to their baby shower and gender reveal the couple celebrated a couple months ago. “Our greatest blessing,” Kasi captioned the clip featuring their baby shower.

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Our golden child ❤️ Coming soon...

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Usain also wished his girlfriend a Happy Mother’s Day on Instagram as they awaited the arrival of their baby girl. “Happy Mother’s Day to my Mom Jen Jen & BM Kasi and to all the Mothers around the world,” he wrote. 

Fans couldn’t help but congratulate the celebrity couple on their beautiful blessing. “Up top Sir Bolt,” one follower commented. “Congrats your daughter will be your biggest achievement yet!” 

Congratulations to the lovely couple, we can’t wait to find out her name!

(Photo: David M. Benett/Dave Benett/Getty Images for Tracks & Records)

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