Boxer Amir Khan (26) has announced that he and his wife Faryal (21) are expecting a baby.

amir and faryal khan

The delighted couple told family and friends after doctors confirmed the pregnancy, and also took to Twitter to share the news.

Amir said: “Faryal and I are delighted to announce we’re having a baby – can’t wait! Thanks to our friends and family for all the support.”

21-year-old Faryal added: “Mommy in the making. Thank you everyone for the well wishes. All your comments have made my day.”

The couple are currently in San Francisco where Amir is training. 

There are no details on when the baby is due yet.