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INDIAN CELEBRITIES AND THEIR WATCHES

Sonam Kapoor – Da Vinci Automatic (IWC)

India’s resident fashionista, Sonam Kapoor, recently signed up to be the brand ambassador for IWC Schaffhausen during SIHH in January this year. IWC, one of the world’s top Swiss watch brands, is traditionally known for its masculine watches like the Portugieser and the Portofino but have recently made their foray into ladies’ watches with their new Da Vinci Collection. IWC Regional Brand Director, Luc Rochereau, commented, “Sonam’s scintillating charm and elegance resonate with our brand philosophy, and we have found the perfect partner in her.”

Ranbir Kapoor – Carrera Calibre 1887 (TAG Heuer )

tag1Ranbir Kapoor, one of India’s most celebrated young actors, signed up with Tag Heuer back in 2014. Ranbir has truly epitomized Tag Heuer’s international campaign – Don’t Crack Under Pressure as he recently overcame a string of flops with his recent blockbuster hit, Ae Dil Hai Mushkil.

 Rohit Sharma – Classic Fusion Aerofusion Chronograph Limited Edition ICC World T20 2016 (Hublot)

rohit-sharmaHublot, a brand known for its sporty watches, is known for its several associations with the sporting world. To continue this trend, Hublot signed Indian opener and ace batsman, Rohit Sharma to be an ambassador of the brand. The Mumbai Indians skipper unveiled Hublot’s limited edition Classic Fusion Aerofusion Chronograph for the ICC World T20 2016 that was held in the Indian subcontinent.

Yuvraj Singh – Executive Dual Time Yuvraj Singh Limited Edition (Ulysse Nardin)

0004One of India’s most decorated cricketers and the Man of the Series in India’s World Cup Winning Campaign, Yuvraj inspired the nation with his return to cricket after a life threatening battle with cancer. In 2012, Yuvraj partnered with Ulysse Nardin to produce a limited edition version of its Executive Dual Time. Limited to just 62 pieces worldwide, the watch was engraved with Yuvraj’s signature and part of the proceeds from the sale of this watch went to the Yuvraj Singh Foundation, a nonprofit initiative that organizes sport, education and healthcare projects for underprivileged children.

Sourav Ganguly – Exospace B55 Connected (Breitling)

brietlingSourav Ganguly, one of India’s most decorated captains, was recently spotted wearing the Breitling Exospace B55 Connected at the recent Calcutta Cricket & Football Club’s Anniversary invitational cricket match. Dada (as he is fondly known) now spends his time promoting sports in the city of Kolkata as the president of the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) as well as the owner of the Indian Soccer League (ISL) team, Atletico de Kolkata.

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