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In Pictures: Kate and Meghan bring royal glamour to Wimbledon

Seventh seed Simona Halep won her first Wimbledon title, beating Serena Williams 6-2 6-2.

The Duchess of Cambridge and the Duchess of Sussex (Mike Egerton/PA)
The Duchess of Cambridge and the Duchess of Sussex (Mike Egerton/PA)

The Duchess of Cambridge and the Duchess of Sussex brought a touch of royal glamour to Wimbledon’s Centre Court as they watched the women’s singles final.

They were joined in the Royal Box by Kate’s sister Pippa Matthews.

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Prime Minister Theresa May also watched the action, joined by her husband Philip.

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Seventh seed Simona Halep won her first Wimbledon title, beating Serena Williams 6-2 6-2.

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Earlier, Kate met players and dignitaries in her role as patron of the All England Lawn Tennis Club.

The duchess wore a green short-sleeved Dolce and Gabbana dress with gold buttons.

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Kate waved to a cheering crowd calling out her name as she entered the Centre Court building.

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Kate met (left to right) junior players Kamilla Bartone from Latvia, Oksana Selekhmeteva from Russia, Polina Kudermetova from Russia and Giulia Morlet from France.

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The duchess also chatted to Marion Regan from Hugh Lowe Farm, supplier of Wimbledon strawberries.

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