Barack Obama and Prince Harry cheer on athletes at Invictus Games

Prince Harry had a surprise in store for the Invictus Games when he walked into the wheelchair basketball arena with his friend, Barack Obama.
The former US president and Harry were full of smiles as they posed together for photos with excited fans at the Paralympics-style event in Toronto, Canada.
Sitting beside Harry in the front row, Mr Obama cheered on the American basketball team as they took on France.
Prince Harry was joined by Barack Obama at the Invictus Games in Toronto
Image:A pre-match photo with the American team
Also in attendance was former vice president Joe Biden and his wife, Jill, who said she was "thrilled" to cheer on Team USA.
Mr Obama later shared photos on Twitter, writing, "Proud to cheer on Team USA at the Invictus Games today with my friend Joe. You represent the best of our country."
Mr Obama and his wife Michelle became friends with Harry as well as the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge throughout their time in office.
Former U.S. President Barack Obama and Prince Harry chat while watching the Wheelchair Basketball pool match between France and the United States
Image:Mr Obama and his wife Michelle became friends with Harry during their time in office
On Sunday, Harry played host to US First Lady Melania Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau at the games.
The three-year-old event aims to aid the recovery of military personnel whether they are wounded in combat or outside of their service.
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