Zara Tindall is expecting her second child
Congratulations are in order for The Queen’s granddaughter Zara Tindall (née Phillips) and her husband Mike, who are expecting their second child together.
The baby is said to be due next spring, and a spokesman for the Royal Family has confirmed the happy news, saying: ‘The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh and members of the Royal Family are delighted.’
Zara, 35, is a world champion equestrian. She competed in the London Olympics in 2012 taking Silver as part of the British Equestrian team. Her husband Mike, 38, is a former professional England rugby player and was part of the 2011 Rugby World Cup squad.
The couple, who married in 2011, already have a 2-year-old daughter Mia Grace, and this will be the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh’s sixth great grandchild.
The Queen’s great-grandchildren
Prince George of Cambridge
AKA George Alexander Louis Windsor. Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge’s eldest child was born on 22nd July 2013. He is third in line to the throne and can already count being ranked GQ’s 49th best-dressed ‘man’ in Britain as one of his accolades.
Princess Charlotte of Cambridge
Charlotte Elizabeth Diana is Prince William and the DoC’s youngest child, born on 2nd May 2015. She’s fourth in line to the throne, and due to new changes in succession law cannot be displaced in line by any younger brothers.
The Queen’s first great-grandchild Savannah Anne Kathleen was born on 29th December 2010 to Peter Phillips and Autumn Kelly. She carries no official title but is the 14th in line to the throne.
Isla Elizabeth is Savannah’s younger sister and the 15th in line to the throne. Born on 29th March 2012, she is Peter and Autumn’s second child.
Born on 17th January 2014, Mia Grace is Zara and Mike’s eldest child. She’s often seen cheering on her mum at her equestrian trials and has the perfect genes if she wants to become a sports superstar.