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It's a girl! Olympian Veronica Campbell Brown gives birth

Published:Friday | March 1, 2019 | 12:49 PMAkino Ming/ Staff Reporter
The image released by Veronica Campbell Brown on Instagram of baby Avianna clutching her thumb.

Two-time 200m Olympic gold medallist Veronica Campbell Brown gave birth to her first child on February 23, she revealed on Instagram today.

“Thank you Jesus for blessing us with this precious gift,” Campbell-Brown posted on her official Instagram account with her husband and former athlete Omar Brown.

The post was accompanied with a photograph of the baby clutching the thump of the three-time Olympic gold medallist with the name Avianna Amora Brown emblazoned across it.

Avianna Brown weighed 6lbs 40z at birth.

In January, Campbell Brown said she was not sure of returning to athletics after giving birth.

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