Robbie McEwen tonight became a father for the third time. Sophie Claudia McEwen is the name of the little one. McEwen is already dad of Ewan (8) and Elena (4).
Robbie McEwen twittered late last night that the contractions had started with his wife and they were on their way to the hospital. A few hours later, he indicated that it would be a long night and he called his wife "a real champion."
The redeeming news came over at 11 am this morning. "It's a girl! Please welcome Sophie Claudia McEwen. Born on June 9, at 10:38. 3.2kg, 47cm. Mum and baby are doing fine, "due to spurtbom at Twitter.