June 11, 2008 09:10:06 GMT
Officially confirmed she and hubby Curtis Conway are expecting a baby boy, Laila also revealed that she's going to name her son Curtis Jr. with Muhammad as the middle name.
Has not yet come to her due date, Laila Ali already spilled the beans on the baby she's carrying. To US Weekly, the professional female boxer revealed the baby's sex and name.
Confirmed she and hubby, former NFL star Curtis Conway, are expecting a baby boy, Laila furthermore told the publication during the taping of "Celebrity Family Feud" in Los Angeles Saturday, June 7 "His name is going to be Curtis Jr. - after his father (Curtis Conway) - and Muhammad is the middle name." The middle name presumably is meant to honor her boxing great father Muhammad Ali.
Is not due to deliver the baby until September later this year, Laila also revealed to US Weekly that she plans on "doing a natural home birth with no medication". Is a fitness fanatic, she went on admitting the most difficult thing about being pregnant is missing out on strenuous gym work-outs.
"My husband has got on me a couple of times saying, 'You're not supposed to be doing that with those weights!' and I'm like, 'Oh, OK'" so she said.
Laila married Curtis, her second husband, on July 23, 2007 in Los Angeles. She exclusively confirmed her pregnancy to Essence magazine back in March. "I don't know yet if we are having a boy or a girl, but I'm excited that I have a life inside me that my husband and I created," so she said at that time. The upcoming infant will be the first child for Laila and the fourth for Curtis who has already had three other children.