One of the most prominent industries that work with the sport of Tennis is the watch industry. Apart from sponsoring major tournaments, many of the leading watch brands sponsor players to capitalise on their popularity. Let’s take a look at the famous watch brands that your favourite tennis are paid to endorse.
Roger Federer – Rolex
RF and Rolex have been together for a long time. After one of the most iconic matches of his life, Roger said, “When I was finally able to lift the trophy, I was wearing my Rolex on my wrist.”
Rafael Nadal – Richard Mille
Richard Mille appointed Nadal as an ambassador in 2010. He is often seen wearing the brand’s watches on and off the court.
Serena Williams -Audemars Piguet
Serena’s association with Audemars Piguet began in 2017 when she became the “Face and Wrist” of Audemars Piguet’s Diamond Outrage watch.
Novak Djokovic – Seiko Astron
Novak Djokovic was roped in to endorse Seiko Astron in 2014.
Maria Sharapova – TAG Heuer
TAG Heuer signed Maria Sharapova as a brand ambassador in 2004.
Dominic Thiem – Rolex
Dominic is one of the recent additions to team Rolex.
Kei Nishikori – TAG Heuer
In 2012, Kei Nishikori was roped in as the ambassador of TAG Heuer watches. This association ended in 2017.
Marin Cilic – Capri Watch
Marin sports Capri watches off an on-field on various occasions.
Stan Wawrinka – Audemars Piguet
Stan endorses this famous brand of watch along with Serena Williams.
Alexander Zverev – Richard Mille
Zverev became a brand ambassador of Richard Mille in 2016. Zverev even wears the brand’s name on his jersey.
Garbiñe Muguruza – Rolex
Garbiñe is a Rolex ambassador since quite a while now.
Caroline Wozniacki – Rolex
Rolex fell in Caroline’s kitty in 2010. When she lifted the 2018 Australian Open trophy, she had a Rolex Daytona on her wrist.
David Ferrer – Bovet Fleurier
David signed a partnership agreement with Bovet in 2008.
Sir Andy Murray – Rado
In 2013, Andy Murray was given £1million to wear Rado watches.
Grigor Dimitrov – Rolex
Borna Ćorić – Hublot
Milos Raonic – Rolex
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga – Rolex
Categories: Tennis Sponsorships