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Welcome baby Christian Charles Sampras

[November 25, 2002 LOS ANGELES (AP)

Pete Sampras has become a father for the first time.

Sampras' wife, actress Bridgette Wilson, gave birth to Christian Charles last Thursday -Nov 21, in Los Angeles, according to Deborah Grimes, the actress' spokeswoman.

Both mother and baby are healthy, Grimes said.

The couple was married two years ago.

Sampras won his record 14th Grand Slam tennis title at the U.S. Open in September. Wilson's film credits include ``The Wedding Planner'' and ``I Know What You Did Last Summer.''





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