Congratulations are in order for Aussie gold medalist Sally Pearson who just announced she’s pregnant.

The champion hurdler announced the news in a cryptic post on Instagram, which she captioned simply with two emojis.

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She then followed the original post with a second image, confirming the news.

“My husband Kieran and I are pleased to announce that we are expecting our first child.

“To start the next chapter of our lives with such joy and love is more than we could’ve ever hoped for.


“We are looking forward to meeting our little one in July this year, just before the Tokyo Olympics start!! Gotta start them young 😋😜🤰”

Congratulations Sally and Kieran!