Royal wedding: Matchmaker Sam Waley-Cohen says William and Kate got themselves back together

Royal wedding: Matchmaker Sam Waley-Cohen says William and Kate got themselves back together

People love the idea that I was the Cupid who put William and Kate back together. But really they did it themselves, says royal matchmaker Sam Waley-Cohen

1:23 AM on 29th May 2011

Cupid Sam Waley-Cohen says he did not get Prince William and Kate Middleton back together, despite what people suggest

Cupid Sam Waley-Cohen says he did not get Prince William and Kate Middleton back together, despite what people suggest

Royal guests: Sam and fiancee Bella Ballin at William and Kate

Royal guests: Sam and fiancee Bella Ballin at William and Kate”s wedding

Moment of glory: Sam Waley-Cohen celebrates winning at Cheltenham with Princess Anne, left

Moment of glory: Sam Waley-Cohen celebrates winning at Cheltenham with Princess Anne, left

No matchmaker: Sam Waley-Cohen insists he was not the cupid who got William and Kate back together

No matchmaker: Sam Waley-Cohen insists he was not the cupid who got William and Kate back together

Top jockey: Sam Waley-Cohen on Oscar Time at the Grand National at Aintree this year

Top jockey: Sam Waley-Cohen on Oscar Time at the Grand National at Aintree this year

William and Kate, pictured here watching England play Italy at Twickenham in the Six Nations in February 2007, split a month later

William and Kate, pictured here watching England play Italy at Twickenham in the Six Nations in February 2007, split a month later