FIFA World Cup: Hublot, Tissot design special watches for soccer lovers
Zee Media Bureau
As the football fever has gripped the entire world, Hublot and Tissot have come up with some special watches for the soccer lovers.
The offficial watch of this year’s FIFA World Cup, this is Hublot’s first watch with a bi-retrograde display, which depicts a full soccer match time. The case comes in 18-carat king gold or black ceramic. Yellow retrograde display with minute hand and green retrograde display with seconds hand represent the national flag colours of the host country, Brazil. With a power reserve of 72 hours, the watch runs on self-winding movement. It can survive 100 meters, under water. The strap is structured and ribbed natural black rubber.
The design of Tissot Quickster Football that celebrates soccer is inspired by soccer jerseys across the globe. Tissot has created a vibrant range of timepieces that all feature a football engraved on their case backs. An aluminum bezel adds an extra touch of colour with different styles, which depend on the model. A date display will remind you of the day so that you do not miss out the games of your favourite team. It is powered with the Swiss-made quartz chronograph movement which, besides precision and reliability, features a football timekeeping function.
The sporty watch is housed in a round stainless steel case with a black PVD coating option. The case is constructed to resist water pressure of up to 100 meters (circa 330 feet). The strap is leather ending with a standard