Martina Navratilova and wife clear the air over tensions between Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle at the Wimbledon Championships

The Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton and Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle often make headlines for their royal duties. However, in the period leading up to 2019, the two became the talk of the town for their allegedly awkward body language at Wimbledon 2019. Three years later, Martina Navratilova and her wife Julia Lemigova have finally vented.

The Czech-American player recently appeared on a podcast alongside the former Russian model. During the podcast, the two openly admitted to feeling tensions between the two princesses of the British royal family.

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Martina Navratilova and her wife have denied speculation about tensions between Middleton and Markle

That podcast started with the two chatting about Martina’s tennis career and their relationship. However, the podcast’s host, renowned talk show host Andy Cohen, questioned the two as he continued the conversation: “Did you feel any tension between you (Middleton and Markel) at Wimbledon 2019?

Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle relived Wimbledon 2019 and took part in the 2019 women’s singles final between Simona Halep and Serena Williams. The two royals were joined by Martina Navratilova and Julia Lemigova, who sat behind them. During the game, the four were caught talking to each other on numerous occasions.

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“Not at all,” Lemigova said, answering Cohen’s question. Continuing the conversation, she further revealed the conversation she and Martina had with the two during the finale. “We talked about my nine puppies who were born over lunch while watching the Wimbledon final.” said Lemigova. “That was our conversation. About the little puppies” added her.

While Lemigova gave a sign that there was no tension between the two princesses, it was Navratilova’s words that sealed it. Adding Lemigova’s words, she said: “They were fun. They just enjoyed the game.”

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Back in 2019, Middleton and Markle were spotted laughing and sharing enthusiastic gestures during the game. However, questions about the tension between the two came to light on body language expert Judi James claims, “Despite the seemingly amicable outing, it was clear tensions were brewing.”

What do you think of the “conflict” between the Duchesses? Do you think it was fabricated by the media?

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