10 Iconic Watches Worn By the World's Most Popular Athletes

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Even if you don't have an eight-figure contract with a top ten team or several big-money championships under your belt, you can cop some superstar style courtesy of the watch on your wrist. Sports celebrities like watches as much as we do and while their collections may encompass several watches, they often have go-to pieces with relatively affordable versions locatable with a bit of legwork. Which we've just done for you:

Steph Curry: Cartier Santos, $4,250

The Golden State Warriors star sports a unique skeleton version but you can get the same off-court panache from a core collection model.

LeBron James: Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore, $15,500

You'd expect an outsized personality like LeBron to wear an impressive watch and the Royal Oak Offshore doesn't disappoint. 

Lewis Hamilton: IWC Big Pilot, $12,500

IWC is an official partner of Hamilton's team Mercedes AMG, so this is a natural choice that suits the F1 champ to a "T."

David Beckham: Tudor Heritage Black Bay Bronze, $3,500

Beckham is of course featured in Tudor’s "Born to Dare" ad campaign, but we're pretty sure he'd be wearing this beauty anyway. 

Roger Federer: Rolex GMT-Master II "Batman", $10,650

It's pretty hard to get your hands on a Batman, not least because Federer and other gents who deserve much respect have been seen sporting it.

Tom Brady: TAG Heuer Carrera Chronograph, $3,476

Brady has been a TAG ambassador since 2015 and they've even released a special edition in his honor, but this is a watch that suits any man of action.

Cristiano Ronaldo: Rolex Daytona, $10,750

The Portuguese football legend is considered by many to be the best player in the world, so a two-tone Daytona seems only appropriate.

Usain Bolt: Hublot Big Bang Chronograph, $8,026

A Big Bang may set you back a lot less than you think, though everyone will assume you spent a hell of a lot more.

Tiger Woods: Rolex Sea-Dweller, $6,750

Truth be told, we were astonished to even find a Sea-Dweller for less than $7,000. If someone hasn't bought it by the time you finish reading this we'll be even more surprised.

Conor McGregor: Rolex Sky-Dweller, $17,139

The Irish MMA loose cannon prefers the rose gold version for maximum in-your-face appeal but in steel and white gold this watch still packs a punch.