It is with immense happiness and emotion that Alexandra and her husband Diego announce the birth of their daughter Francesca Maria. Francesca was born 2 1/2 months premature, weighing only 1.46 kilos at birth, and spent 8 weeks at the hospital’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Today June 19, Francesca has made tremendous progress and was allowed to go home to her parents.

Francesca Maria was born on April 22 while Alexandra was born on April 23.

Source: Kosteniuk website

Congratulations to Alexandra and her husband Diego and best wishes to Francesca Maria!

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