The first international Grand Slam tournament in 2019 — The Australian Tennis Open kicked off in Melbourne on January 14th and kicked off an exciting two-week showdown. Rolex, a well-known Swiss watchmaker, has become a co-sponsor of the Australian Open and a timepiece of the convention since 2008, witnessing the legend and history together.
This year’s Australian Open has attracted many top golfers to Melbourne Park to compete for the highest glory of the first Grand Slam® Championship in 2019. Including defending champion Rolex spokespersons Roger Federer and Caroline Wozniacki, other Rolex spokespersons include Juan Martín Del Potro, Gerry Grigor Dimitrov, Kyle Edmund, Lucas Pouille, Dominic Thiem, Karen Kay Karen Khachanov, Stefanos Tsitsipas, Angelique Kerber, Garbiñe Muguruza, Sloan Stephens (Sloane Stephens), Caroline Garcia, and Belinda Bencic.
Rolex and tennis
Rolex supports well-known tennis events, top golfers and important organizations. Whether it is the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, the Australian Open, the French Open or the US Open, the four major slam tournaments, or even the legendary Swiss player Roger Federer, the brand has been working sincerely with the tennis world. The cooperative relationship, adhering to the concept of promoting outstanding achievements in the tennis world, while advancing continuously, it also respects the tradition of this sport. Based on common values and a foundation of mutual trust, the cooperation between Rolex and tennis is bound to continue as it goes on.