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Well-known for his powerful one-arm backhand and his emotive game on the court, "Stan the Man" has enjoyed a triumphant season in 2014. He confirmed in 2015 and 2016 by winning his second and third Grand Slam tournaments. Last September after a hard fight, he won his first US Open.
However, not many people know that he is also a serious watch lover who has naturally joined Audemars Piguet.
We accompany Serena Williams in her quest for a 24th career major victory.
Serena Williams won in Melbourne to secure her 23rd career grand slam victory and beat the record held by Steffi Graff.
She conquered her first Grand Slam in New York in 1999. She now has won 7 titles in London and Melbourne, 6 in New York and 3 in Paris to return to World Number 1.
If you can meet with Triumph and Disaster and treat those two impostors just the same
Inspired by a verse from Rudyard Kipling’s “If” poem written on the wall of the Center Court players’ entrance - “If you can meet with Triumph and Disaster and treat those two impostors just the same” -, we are proud to accompany Serena Williams in her quest for victory with a few more lines from the same poem in a new beautiful campaign.
QE II Cup
The QEII Cup race was established in 1975 to commemorate the visit of the Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Philip to Hong Kong. Over the years, the QEII Cup has evolved into a remarkable annual racing highlight that attracts worldwide attention.
Audemars Piguet has been the title sponsor of the QEII Cup since 1999, unveiling some Limited Edition timepieces to mark this spectacular racing milestone. These exquisitely crafted models perfectly showcases the brand’s pursuit of excellence, exclusivity and innovation under all circumstances.
Its very name evokes the grandeur of immortal Russia. The Bolshoi is not just a theatre. It is one of the cardinal points of world culture. Since its foundation in 1780, this venue has seen it all, yet without ever losing an ounce of its vast artistic tradition.
Partner to the Bolshoi since 2009, Audemars Piguet has created a Jules Audemars extra-thin special series featuring an openworked rotor engraved with an effigy of the famous building. A landmark model reflecting a proud history.
Photos by Pyotr Ushanov & Damir Yusupov