Saturday, September 15, 2012
Kate Middleton meets world no. 1 badminton player, Lee Chong Wei in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 14th September 2012
3 famous people meets up at the British High Commission in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Friday, 14th September 2012, one is the future Queen of England while the other 2 are Malaysian Olympics medalists.
Seen here, the Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton chit chatting with 2008 and 2012 Olympics badminton silver medalist, Lee Chong Wei of Malaysia and partially hidden, is Pandelela Rinong, who won bronze in the 10 metres platform at the recent 2012 London Olympics games.
“It’s something that I’ve never thought would happen in my life,” Chong Wei tells the online portal, Red Carpet exclusively.
“They (The British High Commission in KL) called me up when I was holidaying overseas after the London Olympics and asked if I could meet The Duke and Dutchess of Cambridge when they’re in town. So I said yes immediately.”
Apart from Chong Wei and Pandelela Rinong, Kate also met former Bond girl Datuk Seri Michelle Yeoh, also a Malaysian, for tea.
The Diamond Jubilee Tea Party was hosted by the British High Commissioner, HE Simon Featherstone.
Thanks to his good time management. Chong Wei has managed to squeeze some time for his royal fans despite his hectic training schedule, which is scheduled at 3.30pm on Friday, 14th September 2012 in Bukit Jalil.
All the best Kate, Chong Wei and Pandelela. God Bless the Queen.