All Blacks legend Richie McCaw and his wife, former Black Sticks player, Gemma have announced they are expecting their first child later this year.
Gemma made the announcement on her Instagram page, with a picture of a tiny pair of Adidas running shoes, along with a men's and women's pair.
The McCaws married January 2017 in a top-secret ceremony in Wanaka.
All Blacks legend Richie McCaw, 37, retired from rugby after leading New Zealand to a second consecutive Rugby World Cup title in 2015.
Wife Gemma McCaw, 28, retired from competitive hockey last October.