In terms of fan base, cricket is one of the most popular sports in the world. Cricket is the most popular sport in India, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, the West Indies and the United Arab Emirates; it is second only to football in Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and the United Kingdom; and in Canada, Africa and the Netherlands, In recent years, more and more people have begun to pay attention to and participate in this sport.
On November 24, 2014, New Delhi, Hublot CEO Ricardo Guadalupe and ICC (International Cricket Committee) CEO David Richardson announced that Hublot will be the official timekeeper for the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup. On the same day, the famous national batsman Michael Clarke, captain of the Australian national cricket team, announced in Sydney that he had joined Hublot as the brand ambassador. He will also play an important role in Hublot’s new promotional video.
Hublot CEO Ricardo Guadalupe said, ‘As the first luxury watch brand to enter the cricket sport, Hublot has once again proven itself different. Cricket has a broad fan base and cooperation with it can further Improve Hublot’s global market layout and promote the brand’s market development in countries with great commercial potential. I am very glad to have reached this cooperation agreement and I am proud that ICC chose Hublot as a partner. ‘
ICC CEO David Richardson said, ‘ICC is pleased to announce a new and exciting partnership with Hublot. We have selected Swiss watch brand Hublot as the official timekeeper. Our preparations for the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup A solid step forward. Hublot enjoys a high reputation all over the world, and we are very much looking forward to a series of commercial cooperation between the two parties in the coming months. ‘
Classic Fusion Chrono Cricket Watch King Gold
In commemoration of its official entry into the cricket world, Hublot specially designed the Classic Fusion Chrono Cricket watch for enthusiasts. The watch is equipped with the HUB1155 self-winding movement, with a skeleton decoration and a date display window at 6 o’clock.
From the design of the Classic Fusion Chrono Cricket watch, we can see rich cricket elements. The triple scale decorated at 12 o’clock on the dial is reminiscent of the three-poster gate on the cricket court; the pointers on the two sub-dials are shaped like cricket bats; the sapphire crystal glass bottom is decorated with the unique logo of the 2015 ICC Cricket World Cup ; Even the red calfskin strap is sewn on black rubber in the same way as cricket.
Classic Fusion Chrono Cricket watch titanium
This 45mm watch is available in two versions: a King Gold model with a global limit of 100 and a titanium model with a global limit of 250. Each watch comes with an extra white strap.