Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell‘s son celebrated his third birthday on Tuesday.

The former 100m world record holder took to social media to wish Liam Powell a happy birthday all the way from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Happy birthday to #Liammy little ASAFA junior #lol 3 today.,” He wrote.

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Powell made the announcement that he had a son earlier this year on Valentine’s day, shocking his fans.

“A lot may not know but I do have a SON,” he wrote.

“My kids are everything to me , all I want for Valentine’s. My personal life has nothing to do with my professional life so it’s really nobody’s business, but today I’m posting my Valentine’s, Meet Avani Powell and Liam Powell,” He said.