World Cup: Kohli meets Prince Harry

Prince Harry, the Duke of Sussex, met captains of the teams in the World Cup, ahead of the opening game of the tournament, where England takes on South Africa at The Oval in London.

Britain's Prince Harry greets India captain Virat Kohli during a Royal Garden Party at Buckingham Palace in London.   -  AP

Teams participating in the ICC World Cup had the ultimate British experience - a garden party at Buckingham Palace with the Royal Family.

Prince Harry, the Duke of Sussex, met the captains of the teams ahead of the opening game of the tournament, where England takes on South Africa at The Oval in London on Thursday.

Indian skipper Virat Kohli exchanged pleasantries with Prince Harry, who will attend the opening game on Thursday.

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Prince Harry and his elder brother, Prince William, are known for their love of sport.

Prince Harry is the founder of the Invictus Games, a multi-sport event where injured, wounded or unwell armed services personnel and their associated veterans participate in sports.

He is also an avid follower of cricket and football.