It’s been almost two decades since cricketer Sunil Gavaskar stopped playing the favourite game of the nation, but neither India nor the world has forgotten this record-breaking fast bowler. On November 4, watchmakers Ulysse Nardin unveiled a limited edition of watches in his honour.
Limited Edition Watches Released in Sunil Gavaskar’s Honour
Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan, a close friend of Sunil, unveiled the collection of 34 watches. Each piece represents one of the cities where he scored a century.
India’s A-listers from B-town to business to sports turned up to show their support. Noted guests included Abhishek Bachchan, Subhash Ghai, Adi Godrej, Sonali Bendre, Kapil Dev, Nita Ambani and Zaheer Khan.
Sonali Bendre & Goldie Behl
Several members of upper-class management of Ulysse Nardin were also present including CEO Patrick Hoffman.