Richard Mille Unveils Stunning Limited Edition Bubba Watson Watch: Here’s How Much It Costs

Published 05/13/2022, 8:45 AM EDT
Golf – The Masters – Augusta National Golf Club – Augusta, Georgia, U.S. – April 4, 2022 Bubba Watson of the U.S. on the practice range REUTERS/Brian Snyder

All golf professionals enjoy owning luxurious golf watches from some of the premium watchmakers all over the globe. But only a handful of them have a specific watch made for them specifically and former Masters winner Bubba Watson is among those lucky few. Here’s a glimpse of his stunning limited edition watch!

Richard Mille, a proud sponsor of Bubba since 2010, recently unveiled an incredible watch that every Watson fan will love. The watch’s name is Richard Mille RM 38-02 Tourbillon Bubba Watson. Moreover, it is the third edition of the tourbillion caliber developed with the American professional by the famous watchmaker. At the same time, the fourth Bubba timepiece created by Richard Mille.

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Apr 22, 2021; Avondale, Louisiana, USA; Bubba Watson hits a shot from the 10th tee fairway during the first round of the Zurich Classic of New Orleans golf tournament. Mandatory Credit: Stephen Lew-USA TODAY Sports

Moreover, the limited edition watch includes the 43-year-old professional’s favorite color, pink. Not to forget, Bubba also uses a pink Ping driver, and thus it proves his love for the color.

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The watch comes with a white and pink case and is available in a limited edition of only 50 pieces. On top of that, the timepiece has an intricate design and was developed after conducting several tests on the baseplate of the watch. It can withstand the stress of hard stops and sudden accelerations, which can occur while you wear the watch on the golf course.

Moreover, the watch’s case is 50 meters water-resistant, which is ensured by two Nitrile O-ring seals, assembled using 20 grade five titanium spline screws abrasion-resistant washers in 316L stainless steel. The white crown insert has dimples resembling golf balls.

On top of that, the watch can withstand shocks not less than 10,000 Gs. At the same time, the cost of the timepiece sits at a whopping $980,000. In the end, the watch is combined with intricate design and portrays incredible craftsmanship. Will you like to win such a watch?

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What did Bubba Watson Shoot in the opening round yesterday?

The two-time major championship winner shot a first round of one-under-par, 71 at the AT&T Byron Nelson and stood T79 after Round 1. His round of 71 included two bogeys and one birdie on the opening nine holes. As a result, Bubba moved out in one-over-par, 37. Watson made three birdies, one bogey, and five pars on the back nine. Moreover, he is a whopping 11 shots behind the leader of the event, Sebastian Munoz.

The tournament leader carded an opening round of 12-under-par, 60. His round of 60 included three birdies, one bogey, and an eagle on the opening nine holes. As a result, Munoz moved out in four-under-par, 32. He made six birdies and an eagle on the back nine to make the turn in right-under-par, 28. Sebastian advances to the second round with a comfortable five-shot lead.

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Bazif Qadri

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Bazif Qadri is a Golf writer at EssentiallySports. Currently pursuing BSC Economics Hons, Bazif is a golf enthusiast. Not only a fan, but he is also an avid golfer himself.

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