The middle of July was the bustling time for the football village when Novak Djkovic officially won Wimbledon with a brainstorming match for nearly 5 hours with Roger Federer. Besides, marginal news is equally appealing, such as the main characters and special guests of the tournament like Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic and Prince William making the season a showcase for samples of beautiful high-end men’s watches.
Two weeks in July 2019 was the time when Wimbledon became “more valuable” than ever. With a huge audience, this is the “golden” time for the famous watch brands to promote their products. In fact, there was a time when the total value of watches on Wimbledon yard amounted to more than US $ 1 million. In a certain aspect, besides being a tournament of athletes, this is a “playground” of watch brands competing to show new models as well as limited edition versions. More specifically, let’s introduce to the most prominent men’s watch models in the recent 2019 Wimbledon tournament!
- Rolex Day-Date 40mm
Although Roger Federer could not touch the highest position, Roger Federer still imprinted with his impressive personal style at the last Wimbledon tournament. Most prominent, perhaps, must include Day-Date – the elegant male watch model from Rolex brand. Launched in 1956, Day-Date is the first waterproof self-winding chronometer wristwatch that provides instant modern calendar display. Through many ups and downs in the career, this is still a classic fashion accessory used by the favorite athlete during the season.
- Omega Seamaster
As a “hard fan” of tennis, Prince William and Princess Kate Middleton could not ignore the suffocating final at this year’s Wimbledon tournament. Although not the main character at the event this time, the admirers were still overwhelmed by the elegant appearance of the future king. In particular, the Omega Seamaster watch is also a fashion accessory that highlights the royal demeanor. As the name of “King of the sea”, this version is depicted with blue wave patterns on the clock face; blowing into masculine breath, strong but still delicate.
- Seiko Astron GPS Solar SSH003
In addition to the Richard Mille watch used during the final, fans also realized that Novak Djokovic has quickly changed to Astron GPS Solar classic from Seiko brand when raising the championship trophy. . Although not as flashy as Rolex or Omega, this male watch still offers the necessary tone for the new King Wimbledon 2019.
- Richard Mille RM 25-01 Tourbillon Adventure
With the RM 25-01 Tourbillon Adventure timepiece, Pharrell Williams is the “stariest” star at this event. True to its name, the Richard Mille men’s watch model incorporates many very special features like tourbillon, stopwatch and compass. In addition, this watch also uses five different tablets, which help filter the water.
- Rolex Oysterquartz
Besides his Duke of Kent position, Prince Edward is also president at All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club (AELTC) – the Wimbledon tournament organizer. At this year’s tournament, he chose for himself a black face Rolex Oysterquartz watch in a simple, gentle and elegant vintage style.