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Carlos Alcaraz and Rolex Watches
A Match Made in Heaven

In the next generation of tennis stars, few have captured the attention of fans and critics alike as much as Carlos Alcaraz. The Spanish prodigy has swiftly ascended through the ranks, demonstrating a unique blend of skill, determination, and charisma that forecasts a promising future. In Summer 2023, Alcaraz clinched victory at Wimbledon, cementing his status as a rising star in the sport. As he continues his journey toward tennis greatness, he proudly wears the Rolex Cosmograph Daytona—a symbol of precision and excellence on his wrist.
 

Yet, Alcaraz’s appreciation for Rolex extends beyond the Cosmograph Daytona, with other distinguished models gracing his collection.

Winning Wimbledon in 2023 marked a pinnacle in Carlos Alcaraz’s burgeoning career, showcasing his determination, skill, and athleticism. His victory, achieved through relentless effort and strategic brilliance against top competitors, solidified his status as a rising star and a formidable force in tennis. This triumph with the iconic trophy in hand is a testament to Alcaraz’s talent and hard work, promising a bright future ahead.

Rolex Daytona Cosmograph

In July 2023 at the Wimbledon Men’s Final, the 20-year-old Spanish tennis star triumphed over seven-time Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic in a thrilling match that lasted nearly five hours. Following his victory, he graciously accepted the championship trophy adorned with an extraordinary Rolex Cosmograph Daytona.

Specifically, he wore the Rolex Daytona Ref. 116519 LN, renowned for its luxurious materials. This timepiece boasts an 18-karat yellow-gold case and a sleek black Cerachrom bezel, with its standout feature being a dial crafted from meteorite. This rare material originates from the core of an asteroid or potentially a planet that exploded millions of years ago in outer space.

The use of meteorite for dials has been a long-standing tradition in Rolex watches. However, Rolex discontinued the inclusion of meteorite dials in Cosmograph Daytona models as of March last year. This decision has fuelled increased demand and escalated prices for watches like Alcaraz’s, which are now highly sought-after on the secondary market due to their scarcity and unique aesthetic appeal.

Rolex Daytona 116500LN

At the 2022 US Open Tennis, Carlos Alcaraz achieved a historic milestone by winning his first Grand Slam title, making him the youngest player ever to do so. His victory over Casper Ruud of Norway in a hard-fought four-set match marked a significant achievement, surpassing the previous record held by Rafael Nadal, another celebrated Spanish tennis player.

During the trophy presentation, Alcaraz proudly wore a Rolex Daytona with a distinctive black dial. This timepiece is renowned for its elegant design and craftsmanship, adding a touch of sophistication to his moment of triumph. The Rolex Daytona with a Black Dial is highly sought-after for its aesthetic appeal and meticulous construction, making it a fitting choice to commemorate such a memorable accomplishment.

By selecting this prestigious watch, he not only demonstrated his admiration for excellence but also highlighted his unwavering dedication to his sport and his aspirations for greatness. His choice of timepiece symbolized his commitment to reaching the highest echelons of tennis and solidified his place in the history books of sports.

Rolex Yacht Master RLX Titanium

Following the US Open 2023, Carlos Alcaraz returned to Spain and was spotted wearing the 42mm Rolex Yacht-Master RLX Titanium on an oyster bracelet during a public appearance.

The Rolex Yacht-Master RLX Titanium features RLX titanium, a grade 5 titanium alloy meticulously chosen by Rolex for its exceptional properties. Known for its lightweight nature, RLX titanium also boasts impressive mechanical strength and resistance to corrosion, making it an ideal material for demanding environments.

One notable characteristic of RLX titanium is its versatility in finishing. Rolex can achieve either a polished or satin finish on this alloy, meticulously executed to meet the brand’s exacting standards. However, due to its high mechanical strength, working with RLX titanium requires specialized production processes that ensure the integrity and durability of the final product.

By opting for the Rolex Yacht-Master RLX Titanium, Carlos Alcaraz not only showcases his affinity for precision craftsmanship but also underscores his appreciation for materials that combine advanced engineering with elegant design. 

The Contenders - Wimbledon 2024

The Wimbledon 2024 Men’s category is set to be highly competitive, with Carlos Alcaraz emerging as a frontrunner.  His rapid rise in the tennis world and impressive performances have positioned him as a formidable challenger.

Close behind is the seasoned champion Novak Djokovic.  Djokovic’s extensive experience and consistent success on grass courts make him a perennial threat in any major tournament, including Wimbledon.

Another strong contender is Jannik Sinner.  Known for his powerful game and steady improvement, Sinner is expected to add to the intensity of the competition at Wimbledon.

With such a dynamic mix of emerging talent and established champions, Wimbledon 2024 promises an exhilarating showdown on the iconic grass courts, showcasing the best of men’s tennis.

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    ROLEX AIR-KING

    • YEAR2008
    • BOXYes
    • PAPERSNo
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    ROLEX AIR-KING

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    • BOXYes
    • PAPERSNo
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    • YEAR2021
    • BOXYes
    • PAPERSYes
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    ROLEX AIR-KING

    • YEAR2017
    • BOXYes
    • PAPERSYes
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    ROLEX AIR-KING

    • YEAR2021
    • BOXYes
    • PAPERSYes
    £6,750
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    ROLEX AIR-KING DOMINOS

    • YEAR2001
    • BOXYes
    • PAPERSYes
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    ROLEX CELLINI

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    • BOXYes
    • PAPERSYes
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    • BOXNo
    • PAPERSNo
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    • YEAR2018
    • BOXYes
    • PAPERSYes
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    • YEAR2018
    • BOXYes
    • PAPERSYes
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