Your monthly dose of celebrity horological excellence is back. Packed with deluxe Pateks and ultra-rare ‘Millies, these are the best watches we spotted on Bollywood celebrities and sportsmen this month.
After a few stiff months at home, the world is finally getting back to normal. As our favorite Bollywood, international celebrities and sportstars get back to the game, a few of them made for some horological headlines too.
Bollywood to sportstars, these are the best watches we spotted on celebrity wrists –
Virat Kohli’s Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Extra-Thin
The captain of the Indian cricket team was spotted sporting a cool Royal Oak Extra-Thin at home. Cased out of stainless-steel, the timepiece boasts a “petite tapisserie” blue dial. Running self-would with its caliber 2121 movement, it makes for quite a regal collector’s piece. It currently markets for an upward of Rs 18 lakh in India and $36,000 off-shore.
Varun Dhawan’s Fossil Townsman
Being the new face of Fossil watches in India, the Bollywood brute Varun Dhawan did a cover shoot wearing the brand’s elegant Townsman timepiece. The timepiece runs automatic and is cased in stainless steel. The dial is partially skeletal and boasts a second’s sub-dial too. The timepiece is priced at Rs 20,000 in India.
Hardik Pandya’s Patek Philippe Nautilus
En-route Abu Dhabi for this year’s IPL, Hardik Pandya was spotted wearing his favorite timepiece, a slick rose gold Nautilus. He was even spotted wearing the same last year in a hospital bed. The timepiece is self-wound and the dial boasts a black gradient finish, coupled by gold indexes. It also features a chronograph sub-dial and a date window at 3.
Neymar Jr’s Rolex Yacht-Master
Neymar Jr. of Paris Saint-Germain arrived earlier this month game to the UEFA Champions League Final wearing a rare Rolex Yacht-Master 40 in rose gold. This timepiece features a black dial, cerachrom bezel, and an Oysterflex bracelet. This version of the Yacht-Master can fetch for roughly Rs 17 lakh.
Bella Thorne’s Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Chronograph
Bella Thorne recently posted a bikini shot wearing a serious horological flex on her wrist. A custom Royal Oak Chronograph, iced out with diamonds. The diamond dial contains 230 diamonds, the diamond bezel is set with 40 diamonds and the diamond case and bracelet with another 696 diamonds for a whopping total of 966 diamond. There’s also a triple dial chronograph too which is obviously out-shined by the bling. We can’t get an exact figure for this piece but it’s estimated to fetch about $200,000.
Cristiano Ronaldo’s Jacob & Co H24 Four Time Zone
Cristiano is a regular on this monthly list, and with a different novelty every time. This month’s special is a Jacob & Co H24 Four Time Zone. Usually watches would sport dual time zone complications but the guys at Jacob & Co, always like taking it to the next level. The timepiece actually has 5 crowns for the 5 cities it keeps time of. Otherwise, it’s crafted out of rose gold and strapped on with brown leather.
All images: Courtesy brands and respective IG pages