Hull boxer Luke Campbell to the Queen: 'Hi, how are ya?!'
King of the ring Luke Campbell has revealed his first words on meeting the Queen were "Hi, how are ya?".
The down-to-earth Hull boxer had an audience with Her Majesty during a glittering Buckingham Palace reception for Team GB's Olympic and Paralympic heroes.
Luke, who won gold in the bantamweight division at London 2012, said he had planned to say, "Hi, your majesty," but fluffed his lines.
He tweeted: "Not the best start, but what a lovely woman.
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"Been a great night which I'll remember for a long time."
Luke joined Olympians including Jessica Ennis, Sir Chris Hoy and Mo Farah, at last night's event.
The athletes, wearing their official Team GB suits, also met the Duke of Edinburgh, the Duchess of Cambridge and Prime Minister David Cameron.