Kate Hugs Her Prince, Brits Go Wild

Royal couple have been Olympic regulars
By Matt Cantor,  Newser Staff
Posted Aug 3, 2012 9:06 AM CDT
Kate Hugs Her Prince, Brits Go Wild
Prince William, right, and wife Kate, Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, watch track cycling at the velodrome during the 2012 Summer Olympics, Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012, in London.   (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Royal watchers aren't often treated to a glimpse of affection between Wills and Kate—but yesterday was an exception. The pair hugged enthusiastically at the men's team sprint track cycling event, prompting headlines and a giant collage of pictures of the much-touted moment at the Daily Mail. The two have been dedicated Olympic supporters: Kate is an official Team Great Britain ambassador, and the pair has rushed from tennis to soccer to the Olympic Village to visit athletes—prompting swimmer Rebecca Adlington to exclaim over Kate's shoes. (More Prince William stories.)

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