Live Tournament Earnings: $five.76 million
Watch: Cartier Pasha de Cartier Diamond Bezel 18K Gold
Price tag: $32,000 USD
“For me I like the glimpse and the come to feel of it. Ever because I was like thirteen decades previous I experienced a view on my wrist and whenever I could I would get a improved view.
“It is just about like a trophy or some thing for what I am carrying out. You acquire it when you might be carrying out very well and you have some thing to keep in mind it by.
“This was the very first actually high priced view I received. My horse chopped the PCA with ElkY in the Bahamas for $one.35 million and I dealt with myself to a Cartier when I was there.
“The last view I experienced was a Jacob and it was just lined in diamonds and color, mainly the flashiest view you can get.
“I am in a various portion of my lifetime now and I like a very little classier glimpse, a very little more elegant.”
Live Tournament Earnings: $eight.6 million
Watch: Audemars Piguet Status Sporting activities Assortment Royal Oak Openworked
Price tag: $37,000 USD
“Personally I like complex watches mainly because of the volume of get the job done that the builders put into them. I have watched films on how they are developed and its extraordinary that they can get the job done with this sort of tiny areas.
“I like a a little more laid-back again design and style, not far too flashy but nonetheless awesome. My tastes have adjusted in excess of the decades. Watches that I have appreciated and owned in the earlier, I no lengthier like so I attempt to provide them.
“That is the fantastic thing about obtaining very good watches. You can provide them without the need of taking a decline, occasionally they even rise in price.
“So even nevertheless it could possibly feel nuts to spend this much on a view, I know if I take care of it I can generally provide it. It is not like a automobile that immediately loses price.”
Live Tournament Earnings: $five.25 million
Watch: Hublot King Energy Unico Ceramic King Gold 48mm
Price tag: $19,000 USD
“Watches were not some thing I believed about as a child. I grew up actually lousy. My father experienced a pair okay watches but when I grew up and started making some funds I type of needed to spoil myself a little bit.
“Now I am a view aficionado. I like the movement, the system, how they get the job done. There are so several great timepieces out there.
“I do not want to be far too flashy but if you do not decorate you glimpse far too simple. I want to stand out a little bit. If you failed to have on anything lifetime would be uninteresting.
“You only are living at the time so enjoy it.”
Live Tournament Earnings: $4.47 million
Watch: Breitling B05 Unitime White Dial
Price tag: $11,five hundred
“I consider a awesome view is the only satisfactory type of male jewelry. Around 10% of the male inhabitants is pro-necklace, for example, but I am portion of the 90%.
“A awesome view is a awesome way to insert a little bit of design and style to your wardrobe although nonetheless holding it male-pleasant.
“I have only ever bought two watches and this 1 is fantastic mainly because it has all the world time zones so if you might be a traveller like me, you can established that to exactly where you might be headed and you might be very good to go.”
Live Tournament Earnings: $7.ninety two million
Watch: Rolex Yacht Master two Stainless Steel
Price tag: $17,000
“When I turned 21 and started travelling on the tour I observed all these poker players with awesome watches. That is type of what received me into it. I generally believed that when I experienced a score I would acquire 1 for myself.
“Initial I bought a pair of Jacob watches and they were actually flashy. I experienced type of a various image back again then but now that I have settled down a little bit I switched to Rolexes.
“I have this Yacht Master two in stainless steel. It is more of an each day view. I also have a Rolex Day Day two in rose gold with the chocolate dial. I like to have on that if I am likely out to a awesome meal or a ultimate desk or some thing.
“I never go away the house without the need of a view on my wrist. I come to feel bare without the need of it.”
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