Tennis superstar, Rafael Nadal, has a new accessory to his outfit at the French Open this week. It just so happens that this accessory costs a nice half a million dollars. After signing a sponsorship deal with mega watch brand, Richard Mille, Rafa can be seen sporting this extra-light timepiece at Roland Garros. More pics after the jump. Continue reading
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Hublot has made yet another splash in the soccer world. Besides having deals with Man United, and now the Mexican Football Federation, they have a new ambassador in Diego Maradona. Check out more pictures after the jump. Continue reading
Dior will be releasing a new watch, the Christal. The watch sits on the wrist at 42mm in size and it is of course automatic. This model carries about 1.47 karats on it which makes it cost a pretty penny.Pretty classy design, but it might be a bit too heavy on the bling bling.
Like Hublot and Man U, other big clubs are signing deals with watch makers to increase their popularity in a unique way. Ebel created a watch specifically for Arsenal, although it is not as “in your face” as the Hublot watch, it still a classy piece with precise inner workings. Check out the pics below.
A year or so ago, swiss watchmaker Hublot (who sponsored Euro 2008 last summer) signed an exclusive deal to produce 500 limited edition pieces for EPL squad Manchester United. Hublot watches typically feature big faces and rubber bands to make them a unique stylish watch that can be seen on many footballers throughout the world. Enjoy!!