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Queen Elizabeth II was pictured at sporting events during her reign

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Queen Elizabeth has died aged 96, it has been confirmed.

The Queen presented the 1966 World Cup to England captain Bobby Moore.

She was also a fan of horse racing and attended the annual Royal Ascot meeting.

Here is a collection of images from her time at sporting events during her reign.

In 1949, before becoming Queen, Princess Elizabeth presented the FA Cup to Wolves captain Billy Wright (PA Archive).

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The Queen has had a long-standing interest in horse racing, dating throughout her reign. In 1953 she joined the Queen Mother, Princess Margaret, the Duchess of Kent, the Duchess of Gloucester, the Duke of Edinburgh and the Duke of Norfolk in congratulating trainer Captain C. Boyd-Rochfort after the Queen’s Horse’s Choir Boy the Royal Hunt Cup at Royal Ascot (PA Archive)

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Queen Elizabeth II with Prince Charles and Princess Anne visits the polo ponies during a break in the polo tournament played by the Duke of Edinburgh on Smith’s Lawn in Windsor Great Park in 1956 (PA Archive)

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Queen Elizabeth II paid Wimbledon her first visit since being crowned in 1957 to present American player Althea Gibson with the gold salver in the women’s singles final (PA Archive).

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Queen Elizabeth II, the Queen Mother and the Duke of Beaufort at the three-day badminton horse trials in 1958 (PA archive)

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The Queen shook hands with England captain Bobby Moore after declaring the first World Cup game of the 1966 tournament open (PA Archive).

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The Queen presenting the World Cup trophy to a triumphant England team after the 1966 final (PA Archive)

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The Queen and Duke of Norfolk at Royal Ascot in 1970 (PA archive)

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On a tour of Australia, Queen Elizabeth II was introduced to the England cricket team by captain Tony Greig before the Centenary Test against Australia began in Melbourne in 1977 (PA Archive).

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The England team parading in front of the Queen at the opening ceremony of the 1994 Commonwealth Games (PA Archive)

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The Queen congratulates Frankie Dettori after he won the 1999 King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Diamond Stakes horse race with Daylami at Ascot (Neil Munns/PA).

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Australia captain John Eales receiving the 1999 Rugby World Cup trophy from the Queen (Toby Melville/PA)

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Queen Elizabeth II and her mother Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother watch the end of the Derby from the Royal Box at Epsom Downs in Surrey in 2001 (Tim Ockenden/PA)

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At the opening of the 2002 Commonwealth Games, England captain David Beckham and Kirsty Howard presented the Queens jubilee baton to Queen (Phil Noble/PA)

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Queen Elizabeth II posed with the England rugby team at a reception at Buckingham Palace in London to celebrate winning the Rugby World Cup (Kirsty Wigglesworth/PA)

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Queen Elizabeth II with the Princess Royal and Prime Minister David Cameron at the Opening Ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games (John Stillwell/PA)

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Queen Elizabeth II meets Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes during the Ashes Test at Lord’s Cricket Ground, London in 2013 (Anthony Devlin/PA)

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Queen Elizabeth II at the opening ceremony of the 2014 Commonwealth Games at Celtic Park, Glasgow (Danny Lawson/PA)

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Queen Elizabeth II meets one of her horses on the first day of the Royal Windsor Horse Show at Windsor Castle in 2018 (Steve Parsons/PA)

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Queen Elizabeth II alongside winning jockey Sean Levey during Champions Day at Royal Ascot Racecourse in 2019 (Simon Cooper/PA)

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https://www.independent.co.uk/sport/queen-elizabeth-sport-pictures-racing-b2163040.html Queen Elizabeth II was pictured at sporting events during her reign

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