MotoGP World Champion Casey Stoner and wife Adriana have welcomed their first child.
Alessandra Stoner was born on February 16 in Switzerland at 9.55pm (local time) with a weight of 2.8kg (6.17 pounds). 22-year-old Adriana, originally from Adelaide, and the new-born are reported to be doing well.
With the MotoGP season not set to start until April 8, 27-year-old Stoner will have the next few weeks to fully acquaint himself with his daughter.
Speedcafe.com passes on its congratulations to the Stoner family.