NRL footballer Ben Ross from the Cronulla-Sutherland Sharks, and his wife Renai, welcomed their first child on August 29 and have named their daughter Allegra. Allegra Ross was born at Kareena Hospital in Sutherland Shire, and the Ross family received more local help. Cathy Flanagan, the wife of Sharks coach Shane Flanagan, is a qualified nurse, and oversaw Renai and Allegra’s first few days together.