This Article is From Apr 10, 2016

In Mumbai, Kate Middleton Plays Cricket With Sachin Wearing Anita Dongre

In Mumbai, Kate Middleton Plays Cricket With Sachin Wearing Anita Dongre

Prince William and Kate Middleton at the Oval Maidan in Mumbai.

Highlights

  • Kate Middleton has set the fashion tone for her six-day tour of India
  • She wore printed tunic dress by Anita Dongre at the Oval Maidan in Mumbai
  • She had started the day in a red paisley-print Alexander McQueen outfit
With her first two outfits in Mumbai, the former Kate Middleton set the fashion tone for her six-day tour of India and Bhutan.

The Duchess of Cambridge, to give Ms Middleton her formal title, exchanged the red paisley-print Alexander McQueen outfit she started the day in for a printed tunic dress by Anita Dongre to meet underprivileged children at a cricket match at the Oval Maidan in Mumbai. Prince William, who changed out of his blue suit for something more casual, and Ms Middleton played cricket with Sachin Tendulkar.
 
Here's a better look at Ms Middleton's dress:
 

Photo Credit: AFP


Will and Kate were also photographed playing with the children at Oval Maidan:
 
After the cricket match, Will and Kate headed to the Banganga Water Tank where they were welcomed with garlands and a traditional Lavani dance.
 
They also interacted with representatives from the NGO Smile.
 
Earlier, Ms Middleton, 34, was photographed in her paisley McQueen, being greeted at the Taj Mahal Hotel in Mumbai. 
 
People Magazine correspondent Simon Perry provided video:
 
First stop in Mumbai was the memorial to those who died in the 26/11 attack on the Taj Mahal Hotel.
 

Photo Credit: AFP


Will and Kate also spoke to hotel staff who helped rescue guests in the terror attack.
 

Prince William and Kate Middleton have a full diary today. Their evening is reserved for a Bollywood gala, where Will and Kate will meet celebrities like Shah Rukh Khan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Shilpa Shetty, Alia Bhatt, Sonam Kapoor and Karan Johar.