Kate Middeton and Prince William try their hand at cricket

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Kate Middleton, now known as Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, and her husband, Prince William, are on a 19-day official visit to New Zealand and Australia with their son George. They attended a promotional event for the upcoming Cricket World Cup in Christchurch over the weekend. Not only did the royals visit with locals, but they even showed off their cricket skills. The duchess managed to give the sport a try in heels, what a good sport!

CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND - APRIL 14: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge throws a soft cricket ball during a game of cricket during the countdown to the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup at Hagley Oval on April 14, 2014 in Christchurch, New Zealand. The Royal couple are currently in New Zealand and touring the country until Wednesday, when they then head to Australia. Today the Royals visit the redevelopments at Hagley Oval, the venue for ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 matches in Christchurch. (Photo by Joseph Johnson/Getty Images for ICC Cricket World Cup)
Royal Visit To Hagley Oval In Countdown To Cricket World Cup
CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND - APRIL 14: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge throws a soft cricket ball during a game of cricket during the countdown to the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup at Hagley Oval on April 14, 2014 in Christchurch, New Zealand. The Royal couple are currently in New Zealand and touring the country until Wednesday, when they then head to Australia. Today the Royals visit the redevelopments at Hagley Oval, the venue for ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 matches in Christchurch. (Photo by Joseph Johnson/Getty Images for ICC Cricket World Cup)
Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, tries to hit a ball using a cricket bat as she and her husband, Britain's Prince William, attend a promotional event for the upcoming Cricket World Cup in Christchurch April 14, 2014. The Prince and his wife Kate are undertaking a 19-day official visit to New Zealand and Australia with their son George. REUTERS/Phil Noble (NEW ZEALAND - Tags: ROYALS ENTERTAINMENT POLITICS)
Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, tries to hit a ball using a cricket bat as she and her husband, Britain's Prince William, attend a promotional event for the upcoming Cricket World Cup in Christchurch
Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, tries to hit a ball using a cricket bat as she and her husband, Britain's Prince William, attend a promotional event for the upcoming Cricket World Cup in Christchurch April 14, 2014. The Prince and his wife Kate are undertaking a 19-day official visit to New Zealand and Australia with their son George. REUTERS/Phil Noble (NEW ZEALAND - Tags: ROYALS ENTERTAINMENT POLITICS)
CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND - APRIL 14: Prince William, Duke of Cambridge plays a game of cricket during a visit to Latimer Square on April 14, 2014 in Christchurch, New Zealand. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are on a three-week tour of Australia and New Zealand, the first official trip overseas with their son, Prince George of Cambridge. (Photo by Martin Hunter/Getty Images)
The Duke And Duchess Of Cambridge Tour Australia And New Zealand - Day 8
CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND - APRIL 14: Prince William, Duke of Cambridge plays a game of cricket during a visit to Latimer Square on April 14, 2014 in Christchurch, New Zealand. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are on a three-week tour of Australia and New Zealand, the first official trip overseas with their son, Prince George of Cambridge. (Photo by Martin Hunter/Getty Images)
CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND - APRIL 14: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge plays a game of cricket during a visit to Latimer Square on April 14, 2014 in Christchurch, New Zealand. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are on a three-week tour of Australia and New Zealand, the first official trip overseas with their son, Prince George of Cambridge. (Photo by Martin Hunter/Getty Images)
The Duke And Duchess Of Cambridge Tour Australia And New Zealand - Day 8
CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND - APRIL 14: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge plays a game of cricket during a visit to Latimer Square on April 14, 2014 in Christchurch, New Zealand. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are on a three-week tour of Australia and New Zealand, the first official trip overseas with their son, Prince George of Cambridge. (Photo by Martin Hunter/Getty Images)
CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND - APRIL 14: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge plays a game of cricket during a visit to Latimer Square on April 14, 2014 in Christchurch, New Zealand. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are on a three-week tour of Australia and New Zealand, the first official trip overseas with their son, Prince George of Cambridge. (Photo by Martin Hunter/Getty Images)
The Duke And Duchess Of Cambridge Tour Australia And New Zealand - Day 8
CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND - APRIL 14: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge plays a game of cricket during a visit to Latimer Square on April 14, 2014 in Christchurch, New Zealand. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are on a three-week tour of Australia and New Zealand, the first official trip overseas with their son, Prince George of Cambridge. (Photo by Martin Hunter/Getty Images)
Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, laughs as her husband Britain's Prince William holds the Cricket World Cup trophy during a promotional event in Christchurch April 14, 2014. The Prince and his wife Kate are undertaking a 19-day official visit to New Zealand and Australia with their son George REUTERS/Phil Noble (NEW ZEALAND - Tags: ROYALS ENTERTAINMENT POLITICS)
Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, laughs as her husband Britain's Prince William holds the Cricket World Cup trophy during a promotional event in Christchurch
Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, laughs as her husband Britain's Prince William holds the Cricket World Cup trophy during a promotional event in Christchurch April 14, 2014. The Prince and his wife Kate are undertaking a 19-day official visit to New Zealand and Australia with their son George REUTERS/Phil Noble (NEW ZEALAND - Tags: ROYALS ENTERTAINMENT POLITICS)
Catherine (L), the Duchess of Cambridge, tries to catch a ball hit by a young boy as she and her husband, Britain's Prince William, attend a promotional event for the upcoming Cricket World Cup in Christchurch April 14, 2014. The Prince and his wife Kate are undertaking a 19-day official visit to New Zealand and Australia with their son George. REUTERS/Phil Noble (NEW ZEALAND - Tags: ROYALS ENTERTAINMENT POLITICS)
Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, tries to catch a ball hit by a young boy as she and her husband, Britain's Prince William, attend a promotional event for the upcoming Cricket World Cup in Christchurch
Catherine (L), the Duchess of Cambridge, tries to catch a ball hit by a young boy as she and her husband, Britain's Prince William, attend a promotional event for the upcoming Cricket World Cup in Christchurch April 14, 2014. The Prince and his wife Kate are undertaking a 19-day official visit to New Zealand and Australia with their son George. REUTERS/Phil Noble (NEW ZEALAND - Tags: ROYALS ENTERTAINMENT POLITICS)
CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND - APRIL 14: Prince William, Duke of Cambridge plays a game of cricket during a visit to Latimer Square on April 14, 2014 in Christchurch, New Zealand. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are on a three-week tour of Australia and New Zealand, the first official trip overseas with their son, Prince George of Cambridge. (Photo by Martin Hunter/Getty Images)
The Duke And Duchess Of Cambridge Tour Australia And New Zealand - Day 8
CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND - APRIL 14: Prince William, Duke of Cambridge plays a game of cricket during a visit to Latimer Square on April 14, 2014 in Christchurch, New Zealand. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are on a three-week tour of Australia and New Zealand, the first official trip overseas with their son, Prince George of Cambridge. (Photo by Martin Hunter/Getty Images)
Britain's Prince William talks to his wife Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge during their visit to Latimer Square, in Christchurch, New Zealand, Monday, April 14, 2014. (AP Photo/SNPA, Ross Setford) NEW ZEALAND OUT
Britain's Prince William talks to his wife Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge during their visit to Latimer Square, in Christchurch, New Zealand, Monday, April 14, 2014. (AP Photo/SNPA, Ross Setford) NEW ZEALAND OUT
Britain's Prince William talks to his wife Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge during their visit to Latimer Square, in Christchurch, New Zealand, Monday, April 14, 2014. (AP Photo/SNPA, Ross Setford) NEW ZEALAND OUT
CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND - APRIL 14: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge plays a game of cricket during a visit to Latimer Square on April 14, 2014 in Christchurch, New Zealand. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are on a three-week tour of Australia and New Zealand, the first official trip overseas with their son, Prince George of Cambridge. (Photo by Martin Hunter/Getty Images)
The Duke And Duchess Of Cambridge Tour Australia And New Zealand - Day 8
CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND - APRIL 14: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge plays a game of cricket during a visit to Latimer Square on April 14, 2014 in Christchurch, New Zealand. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are on a three-week tour of Australia and New Zealand, the first official trip overseas with their son, Prince George of Cambridge. (Photo by Martin Hunter/Getty Images)
Britain's Prince William plays cricket in Latimer Square in Christchurch, New Zealand, Monday, April 14, 2014. William and his wife Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, are on a three-week tour of New Zealand and Australia with their son, Prince George. (AP Photo/Martin Hunter, Pool)
Britain's Prince William plays cricket in Latimer Square in Christchurch, New Zealand, Monday, April 14, 2014. William and his wife Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, are on a three-week tour of New Zealand and Australia with their son, Prince George. (AP Photo/Martin Hunter, Pool)
Britain's Prince William plays cricket in Latimer Square in Christchurch, New Zealand, Monday, April 14, 2014. William and his wife Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, are on a three-week tour of New Zealand and Australia with their son, Prince George. (AP Photo/Martin Hunter, Pool)
CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND - APRIL 14: Sir Richard Hadlee, (L) ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 Ambassador explains to Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge how to play cricket before a game during the countdown to the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup at Hagley Oval on April 14, 2014 in Christchurch, New Zealand. The Royal couple are currently in New Zealand and touring the country until Wednesday, when they then head to Australia. Today the Royals visit the redevelopments at Hagley Oval, the venue for ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 matches in Christchurch. (Photo by Joseph Johnson/Getty Images for ICC Cricket World Cup)
Royal Visit To Hagley Oval In Countdown To Cricket World Cup
CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND - APRIL 14: Sir Richard Hadlee, (L) ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 Ambassador explains to Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge how to play cricket before a game during the countdown to the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup at Hagley Oval on April 14, 2014 in Christchurch, New Zealand. The Royal couple are currently in New Zealand and touring the country until Wednesday, when they then head to Australia. Today the Royals visit the redevelopments at Hagley Oval, the venue for ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 matches in Christchurch. (Photo by Joseph Johnson/Getty Images for ICC Cricket World Cup)
CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND - APRIL 14: Sir Richard Hadlee, ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 Ambassador explains to Prince William, Duke of Cambridge how to bowl to Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge during a game of cricket during the countdown to the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup at Hagley Oval on April 14, 2014 in Christchurch, New Zealand. The Royal couple are currently in New Zealand and touring the country until Wednesday, when they then head to Australia. Today the Royals visit the redevelopments at Hagley Oval, the venue for ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 matches in Christchurch. (Photo by Joseph Johnson/Getty Images for ICC Cricket World Cup)
Royal Visit To Hagley Oval In Countdown To Cricket World Cup
CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND - APRIL 14: Sir Richard Hadlee, ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 Ambassador explains to Prince William, Duke of Cambridge how to bowl to Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge during a game of cricket during the countdown to the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup at Hagley Oval on April 14, 2014 in Christchurch, New Zealand. The Royal couple are currently in New Zealand and touring the country until Wednesday, when they then head to Australia. Today the Royals visit the redevelopments at Hagley Oval, the venue for ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 matches in Christchurch. (Photo by Joseph Johnson/Getty Images for ICC Cricket World Cup)
CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND - APRIL 14: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge bats during a game of cricket during the countdown to the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup at Hagley Oval on April 14, 2014 in Christchurch, New Zealand. The Royal couple are currently in New Zealand and touring the country until Wednesday, when they then head to Australia. Today the Royals visit the redevelopments at Hagley Oval, the venue for ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 matches in Christchurch. (Photo by Joseph Johnson/Getty Images for ICC Cricket World Cup)
Royal Visit To Hagley Oval In Countdown To Cricket World Cup
CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND - APRIL 14: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge bats during a game of cricket during the countdown to the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup at Hagley Oval on April 14, 2014 in Christchurch, New Zealand. The Royal couple are currently in New Zealand and touring the country until Wednesday, when they then head to Australia. Today the Royals visit the redevelopments at Hagley Oval, the venue for ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 matches in Christchurch. (Photo by Joseph Johnson/Getty Images for ICC Cricket World Cup)
CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND - APRIL 14: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge reacts to being shown how to bat by Debbie Hockley, ICC Hall of Fame before a game of cricket during the countdown to the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup at Hagley Oval on April 14, 2014 in Christchurch, New Zealand. The Royal couple are currently in New Zealand and touring the country until Wednesday, when they then head to Australia. Today the Royals visit the redevelopments at Hagley Oval, the venue for ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 matches in Christchurch. (Photo by Joseph Johnson/Getty Images for ICC Cricket World Cup)
Royal Visit To Hagley Oval In Countdown To Cricket World Cup
CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND - APRIL 14: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge reacts to being shown how to bat by Debbie Hockley, ICC Hall of Fame before a game of cricket during the countdown to the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup at Hagley Oval on April 14, 2014 in Christchurch, New Zealand. The Royal couple are currently in New Zealand and touring the country until Wednesday, when they then head to Australia. Today the Royals visit the redevelopments at Hagley Oval, the venue for ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 matches in Christchurch. (Photo by Joseph Johnson/Getty Images for ICC Cricket World Cup)
CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND - APRIL 14: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge plays a game of cricket during a visit to Latimer Square on April 14, 2014 in Christchurch, New Zealand. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are on a three-week tour of Australia and New Zealand, the first official trip overseas with their son, Prince George of Cambridge. (Photo by Martin Hunter/Getty Images)
The Duke And Duchess Of Cambridge Tour Australia And New Zealand - Day 8
CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND - APRIL 14: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge plays a game of cricket during a visit to Latimer Square on April 14, 2014 in Christchurch, New Zealand. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are on a three-week tour of Australia and New Zealand, the first official trip overseas with their son, Prince George of Cambridge. (Photo by Martin Hunter/Getty Images)
CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND - APRIL 14: Therese Walsh, Head of New Zealand ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, (Front L) and Lee Germon, CEO of Canterbury Cricket present the ICC Cricket World Cup Trophy to Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, for a hold during the countdown to the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup at Hagley Oval on April 14, 2014 in Christchurch, New Zealand. The Royal couple are currently in New Zealand and touring the country until Wednesday, when they then head to Australia. Today the Royals visit the redevelopments at Hagley Oval, the venue for ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 matches in Christchurch. (Photo by Joseph Johnson/Getty Images for ICC Cricket World Cup)
Royal Visit To Hagley Oval In Countdown To Cricket World Cup
CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND - APRIL 14: Therese Walsh, Head of New Zealand ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, (Front L) and Lee Germon, CEO of Canterbury Cricket present the ICC Cricket World Cup Trophy to Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, for a hold during the countdown to the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup at Hagley Oval on April 14, 2014 in Christchurch, New Zealand. The Royal couple are currently in New Zealand and touring the country until Wednesday, when they then head to Australia. Today the Royals visit the redevelopments at Hagley Oval, the venue for ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 matches in Christchurch. (Photo by Joseph Johnson/Getty Images for ICC Cricket World Cup)
CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND - APRIL 14: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge plays a game of cricket during a visit to Latimer Square on April 14, 2014 in Christchurch, New Zealand. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are on a three-week tour of Australia and New Zealand, the first official trip overseas with their son, Prince George of Cambridge. (Photo by Martin Hunter/Getty Images)
The Duke And Duchess Of Cambridge Tour Australia And New Zealand - Day 8
CHRISTCHURCH, NEW ZEALAND - APRIL 14: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge plays a game of cricket during a visit to Latimer Square on April 14, 2014 in Christchurch, New Zealand. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are on a three-week tour of Australia and New Zealand, the first official trip overseas with their son, Prince George of Cambridge. (Photo by Martin Hunter/Getty Images)
Britain's Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, smiles while playing cricket in Latimer Square in Christchurch, New Zealand, Monday, April 14, 2014. Prince William and his wife Kate are on a three-week tour of New Zealand and Australia with their son, Prince George. (AP Photo/Martin Hunter, Pool)
Britain's Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, smiles while playing cricket in Latimer Square in Christchurch, New Zealand, Monday, April 14, 2014. Prince William and his wife Kate are on a three-week tour of New Zealand and Australia with their son, Prince George. (AP Photo/Martin Hunter, Pool)
Britain's Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, smiles while playing cricket in Latimer Square in Christchurch, New Zealand, Monday, April 14, 2014. Prince William and his wife Kate are on a three-week tour of New Zealand and Australia with their son, Prince George. (AP Photo/Martin Hunter, Pool)

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