Retired professional athletes Richie and Gemma McCaw have welcomed their third child into the world, Ella Mae McCaw.
In an Instagram post Gemma introduced her new daughter with a photo of Ella being held by the former All Blacks captain.
“She was born 3.4.23 weighing 7lb 10 oz,” Gemma said.
She said she and Richie are “enjoying these precious moments as a family of five”.
The news has been met by celebrations online, with Richie’s former teammate Dan Carter writing “congrats guys”.
In September the couple had announced they were expecting a third child.