UFC Champion Cody Garbrandt Welcomes Son Kai Fisher

Cody Garbrandt is a dad!

The 26-year-old former UFC Bantamweight Champion and his mother Danny welcomed their initial child, son Kai Fisher Garbrandt, on Monday, Mar 12, they revealed on Instagram.

A repute for Garbrandt tells PEOPLE exclusively that a baby child weighed 6 lbs., 3 oz., during birth, and totalled 19¼ inches long, pity dual disdainful snaps — including one of a new family of 3 taken shortly after Kai’s birth.

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Cody Garbrandt, mother Danny and son Kai

Kai Garbrandt

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Garbrandt — author of a arriving memoir The Pact: A UFC Champion, a Boy with Cancer, and Their Promise to Win a Ultimate Battle — and Danny tied a tangle in July, announcing in Oct that their family would be expanding.

“My mother and we are vehement to announce that we’re awaiting a biggest blessing of a lives!!” a then-dad-to-be captioned a snap of a integrate holding a frame of ultrasound photos. “Can’t wait to start this subsequent section with you @pimsanguan 🤰🏻❤🙏🏽#TheGarbrandts #MyMotivation

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The spouses suggested they were awaiting a son shortly after, sharing a video of themselves popping a balloon containing blue confetti.

Both Garbrandt and his mother suspicion a baby would be a girl, with Danny revelation in a honeyed video montage from their gender exhibit party, “I’ll be unequivocally astounded if it’s a boy.”

Garbrandt’s book The Pact comes out May 8, and is accessible for pre-order now on amazon.com.