Rugby union player Saia Fainga’a, and his fiancée Alicia Antico, welcomed their first child on September 5 and have named their daughter Sienna. Saia made his Super 14 debut in 2006 with the Canberra Brumbies, and currently plays for the Queensland Reds. He has been a member of the national team, the Wallabies, since 2010. Saia’s twin brother Anthony, and his younger brothers Vili and Colby are also professional rugby footballers.
Soccer player Besart Berisha, and his wife Sumea, welcomed their daughter Isra on September 21; Isra is an Arabic name meaning “night journey”. Besart is an Albanian football player who has played professionally in Albania, Germany, Denmark, the UK, and Norway before signing with Brisbane Roar for the 2011 season. This year he signed with Melbourne Victory for two seasons as their International Marquee player.
Wagga Wagga racehorse trainer Brad Witt, and his partner Rebekah West, welcomed their first child on October 14 and have named their daughter Amelia.
(Picture shows Saia Fainga’a and his daughter Sienna; photo from Twitter)