Andy Roddick and Brooklyn Decker Expecting First Child

05/02/2015 at 04:55 PM ET

Brooklyn Decker Pregnant Expecting First Child Andy Roddick
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Talk about some good genes!

Brooklyn Decker and Andy Roddick will welcome their first child this fall, her rep confirms to PEOPLE exclusively.

“I’m happy to confirm Brooklyn and Andy are expecting a new addition to their family in the autumn of this year,” Decker’s rep, Jesse Parker Stowell, says.

The model turned actress, 28, who plays a mom on the upcoming Netflix show Grace and Frankie, announced the news on Instagram Saturday evening.

“So this happened… #the3ofus,” Decker captioned a photo of herself showing off her baby belly.


Decker and retired tennis player Roddick, 32, who were married six years ago at their home in Texas, already have two cute charges in their care: their bulldogs, Billie Jean King and Bob Costas.

Last year, the actress expressed her desire to start a family.

“I love kids. I definitely want kids,” Decker told PEOPLE last April. “I just have to figure out the timing of that.”

It’s shaping up to be an eventful month for the duo: Decker’s new show premieres May 8, and Roddick, who’s a host on Fox Sports 1 following his 2012 retirement, is throwing his annual Andy Roddick Foundation Gala on Monday. The entertainment for the evening? Their longtime friend Elton John, who also performed at their wedding.

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Meena on

Nice that they waited until they were settled into their marriage, especially since they married young. Good luck and God Bless.

LilahK on

Congratulations!

Julie on

They are stupid cute! Congratulations!!!

Ann on

Great news!!!!

Matt on

Congratulations on having a baby that will have high expectations but mediocre results, just like the parents

nac on

Congrats Andy and Brooklyn on your coming new baby. I am a huge fan of Andy, I was so sad when he retired.

Anonymous on

Congrats to them!

guest on

Love that they waited and happy for them. They seem like a good couple. But please stop with the “so this happened” captions on Instagram. So over used and annoying!!

Ceecee on

To Guest- That is the same reaction I had! Please with the “so this happened” cute line but needs to join Andy in retirement.

Dayle on

Congratulations!!!! I’m a huge Andy Roddick fan! So happy for them both!

Marilyn on

So happy for Andy and Brooklyn! Thanks so much for posting!

cb on

wasnt she married and ‘settled’ with someone else when she first became ‘famous’ ? then divorced that guy and married this one ?

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