Cape Town - Star Proteas batsman AB de Villiers and his wife Danielle are expecting their second child.
According to a Jacaranda News tweet on Tuesday, the couple will have a brother - or sister - for 18-month-old son, Abraham, who was born in July 2015.
No due date has been given.
De Villiers, who is expected to make a return to action in the upcoming Proteas v Sri Lanka T20 series later this week, has opted out of the team's Test tour to New Zealand in March.
Despite his absence, De Villiers confirmed he is not retiring from the game.