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Queen Elizabeth

ROYAL PHOTOBOMB

At Women's Field Hockey Tourney

7/24/2014 9:21 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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Here ye, here ye ... The Queen hath smiled ... in a photobomb!!!

Queen Elizabeth II was at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games in Scotland (think Olympics but smaller) ... when she snuck up on a selfie being taken by 2 female hockey players from Australia.  

The selfiers -- Jayde Taylor and Brooke Peris -- immediately knew they snapped gold and posted the pic to Instagram with the caption, "Aaaahhh the Queen photo-bombed our selfie @chookieperis3 #royalty #queenie #onceinalifetime @auscomgames"

Afterward, the girls told the media the Queen was not in on the plot -- explaining they had tried to catch her in the background of a selfie ... and when Her Majesty realized what was going on, she hammed it up and flashed some pearly whites for the pic. 

The girls say the Queen then approached them to talk sports -- "She asked us a bit about the pitch, how we were going and told us to enjoy our time here. She was lovely. Really, really lovely." 

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6 COMMENTS

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Rhubino    

I love it. Lucky gals, good on the Queen. Although no doubt there will be the humourless jerk-offs who will scream "Photoshop!"

55 days ago
2.

Fuji    

Kim Kardashian is more famous than the Queen.

55 days ago
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Slemon    

How cute is she??!!!!

55 days ago
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maintboy    

the trashions have nothing on the Royal family its like the difference between crap and icecream so lick up your fave

55 days ago
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firebaby    

i imagine the queen's entire life has been formal, ceremonious, and traditional... kinda sad once you think about it... but it's nice to see her "hamming it up" for the girls' picture... maybe she's not so disconnected after all....

54 days ago

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