Tuesday 17 September 2019

ARCHIVE VIDEO: Kate and Meghan arrive in style to watch women’s final at Wimbledon

Meghan has arrived to watch her close friend Serena Williams play in a tenth Wimbledon singles final. Meghan who was accompanied by Kate, met some of the Championships' ball boys and ball girls, and junior players before their arrival at Centre Court for the big match.

Kate and Meghan, who are conducting their first engagement together without their husbands, stopped and spoke with a number of ball boys and ball girls, as well as junior players before making their way across the walkway for lunch.

When they passed across the bridge, crowds gathered below cheered and took pictures, as Meghan waved warmly in acknowledgment.

She was wearing wide-legged cream trousers with a blue and white Ralph Lauren shirt in a nod to the designer who supplies the clothing for the Championship’s ball kids, lines judges and umpires.

Prepared for a day in the sun, the newlywed who was invited to SW19 by Kate, was also carrying a white wide-brimmed hat with black ribbon.

Kate was wearing a Jenny Packham dress with nude suede heels, and matching handbag.

The pair will watch Meghan’s close friend Serena Williams play in a 10th Wimbledon singles final on Saturday.

After her semi-final win on Thursday, Williams hailed her “wonderful” friendship with Meghan and said she was looking forward to her attending.

It comes exactly two months after the tennis star took a front-row seat at Meghan’s wedding to the Duke of Sussex in Windsor.

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