Wimbledon 2011: Andy Murray takes a bow for Kate Middleton and Prince William

Wimbledon 2011: Andy Murray takes a bow for Kate Middleton and Prince William

Andy takes a bow just for Kate, the new queen of SW19… and she even gets Wills to join in Mexican wave

11:54 PM on 27th June 2011

Never mind the Royal Wave... Kate, Duchess of Cambridge looks expectantly over at her husband as she raises her arms for the Mexican Wave on Centre Court

Never mind the Royal Wave… Kate, Duchess of Cambridge looks expectantly over at her husband as she raises her arms for the Mexican Wave on Centre Court

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Here”s the Mexican One: The second in line to the throne gets in to the spirit of the occasion

Your Majesty: British number one Andy Murray bows to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge following his victory over Richard Gasquet

Your Majesty: British number one Andy Murray bows to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge following his victory over Richard Gasquet in their fourth round match at Wimbledon

Happy couple: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge sat in the Royal Box on Centre Court at Wimbledon

Happy couple: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge sat in the Royal Box on Centre Court at Wimbledon

Pretty layering: Kate followed Wimbledon The Duchess of Cambridge watching on Centre Court today

Pretty layering: Kate followed Wimbledon”s specification that players must wear white

Pretty detailing: The white disks on Kate Pretty detailing: The white disks on Kate

Unusual detailing: The white disks on Kate”s shoulders will remind Wimbledon fans of a less successful recent fashion statement… Bethanie Mattek-Sands” Lady Gaga-esque jacket which was covered in white tennis balls

Expert in action: Andy Murray drew in a very A-list crowd for his match on Centre Court today

Expert in action: Andy Murray drew in a very A-list crowd for his match on Centre Court today

Fan club: Murray Fan club: Murray

Fan club: Murray”s girlfriend Kim Sears and his mum, Judy, were watching his progress

Enlarge Support from afar: Andy Murray

Support from afar: Andy Murray”s tennis racket bag is covered with tweets from his fans

Keen spectator: This is Kate Keen spectator: This is Kate

Keen spectator: This is Kate”s third time at Wimbledon and her passion for tennis was clear to see from her facial expressions

Fun day out:William and Kate

Fun day out:William and Kate”s visit to SW19 is a private affair and the newlyweds will not fulfil any royal duties

The perfect guest: Kate chatted and joked with Gill Brooke, the wife of the Chairman of the All England Tennis Club who was sitting by her side

The perfect guest: Kate chatted and joked with Gill Brooke, the wife of the Chairman of the All England Tennis Club who was sitting by her side

Top tips: Kate leant back to give Jane Henman, Tim Top tips: Kate leant back to give Jane Henman, Tim

Top tips: Kate leant back to give Jane Henman, Tim”s mum, who was sitting behind her, a kiss on the cheek before exchanging a few words with her too

Sizzling: Fans queueing to enter the grounds at Wimbledon struggle with the heat, with one man needing to lie down and another woman using an umbrella to shelter from the sun

Sizzling: Fans queueing to enter the grounds at Wimbledon struggle with the heat, with one man needing to lie down and another woman using an umbrella to shelter from the sun

Soaking up the rays: With a large bottle of water by her side, this woman lies on the tarmac and covers her forehead outside Wimbledon

Soaking up the rays: With a large bottle of water by her side, this woman lies on the tarmac and covers her forehead outside Wimbledon

Defeat: Serena Williams survived three match points. But ultimately crashed out against Bartoli in the tournament Defeat: Serena Williams survived three match points. But ultimately crashed out against Bartoli in the tournament

Defeat: Serena Williams survived three match points. But ultimately crashed out against Bartoli in the tournament”s first big upset