Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge smiles as she attends the BBC Sports Personality of the Year Awards 2012 in London.(Photo: David Davies, AP)
The royal baby bump watch is on!
A pregnant Catherine, Duchess
of Cambridge made an official appearance Sunday night, her first since
being released Dec. 6 from King Edward VII Hospital in London, where she
was treated for acute morning sickness
The duchess presented awards in London at the BBC Sports Personality of the Year ceremony.
to the Associated Press, she wore a dark green outfit and seemed
composed and comfortable, showing no signs of the acute morning sickness
that had led to her hospital stay.
At the end of the gala show,
she presented the lifetime achievement award to Sebastian Coe, the newly
elected chairman of the British Olympic Association and a two-time
Olympic middle-distance champion, and the sports personality of the year
award, won by Tour de France and Olympic champion Bradley Wiggins,
reports the AP.
Palace officials have said the duchess is in the first 12 weeks of her pregnancy.