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Sunday Morning Showdown: PP Nautilus Vs. AP Royal Oak

HomeSunday Morning ShowdownSunday Morning Showdown: PP Nautilus Vs. AP Royal Oak Sunday Morning ShowdownSunday Morning Showdown: PP Nautilus Vs. AP Royal Oak It's finally time. The Royal Oak dukes it out with the Nautilus. Take your seats. The fight of the century is on… by Rob Nudds & Robert-Jan Broer June 21, 2020 MIN READSunday Morning Showdown: PP Nautilus Vs. AP Royal Oak Nautilus Royal Oak Rob Nudds Robert-Jan Broer In this Sunday morning column, two of our writers go head-to-head in an epic showdown for the ages. Strong opinions and hysterical hyperbole are welcome (so feel free to join in with the fun in the comments section below). And don’t forget to let us know which watches you’d like to see torn to shreds/effusively exalted next week. We’ll try and feature as many of our readers’ choices as we can. You asked for it. We (finally) delivered. Perhaps the most hyped punch-up since the Rumble in the Jungle. This week the two RJs go head-to-head. Their champions? The Aude..

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Sunday Morning Showdown: Skyfall Shoot-Out — Rolex Vs. Grand Seiko

HomeSunday Morning ShowdownSunday Morning Showdown: Skyfall Shoot-Out — Rolex Vs. Grand Seiko Sunday Morning ShowdownSunday Morning Showdown: Skyfall Shoot-Out — Rolex Vs. Grand Seiko Blue dial Sky-Dweller 326934 Vs Grand Seiko Skyflake SBGA407 by Rob Nudds & Ben Hodges June 14, 2020 MIN READSunday Morning Showdown: Skyfall Shoot-Out — Rolex Vs. Grand Seiko Sky-Dweller “Skyflake” Ben Hodges Rob Nudds In this Sunday morning column, two of our writers go head-to-head in an epic showdown for the ages. Strong opinions and hysterical hyperbole are welcome (so feel free to join in with the fun in the comments section below). And don’t forget to let us know which watches you’d like to see torn to shreds/effusively exalted next week. We’ll try and feature as many of our readers’ choices as we can. This week, it’s all about blue. And now we need your help to decide between two very different watches from Rolex and Grand Seiko. Enter the Sky-Dweller and Skyflake SBGA407…
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Sunday Morning Showdown: Dress Wars — Rolex Vs Grand Seiko

HomeSunday Morning ShowdownSunday Morning Showdown: Dress Wars — Rolex Vs Grand Seiko Sunday Morning ShowdownSunday Morning Showdown: Dress Wars — Rolex Vs Grand Seiko Rolex Datejust 116234 Vs Grand Seiko Snowflake SBGA211 by Rob Nudds & Michael Stockton June 07, 2020 MIN READSunday Morning Showdown: Dress Wars — Rolex Vs Grand Seiko Grand Seiko SBGA211 “Snowflake” Rolex Datejust 116234 Rob Nudds Michael Stockton In this Sunday morning column, two of our writers go head-to-head in an epic showdown for the ages. Strong opinions and hysterical hyperbole are welcome (so feel free to join in with the fun in the comments section below). And don’t forget to let us know which watches you’d like to see torn to shreds/effusively exalted next week. We’ll try and feature as many of our readers’ choices as we can. This week, we’ve got another head-to-head for you. Could the Rolex Datejust 116234 and the Grand Seiko SBGA211 “Snowflake”, please enter the ring…
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Sunday Morning Showdown: Trench Warfare — Rolex Vs Grand Seiko

HomeSunday Morning ShowdownSunday Morning Showdown: Trench Warfare — Rolex Vs Grand Seiko Sunday Morning ShowdownSunday Morning Showdown: Trench Warfare — Rolex Vs Grand Seiko Rolex Sea-Dweller 126600 Vs Grand Seiko SLGA001 by Rob Nudds & Ben Hodges May 31, 2020 MIN READSunday Morning Showdown: Trench Warfare — Rolex Vs Grand Seiko Rolex Sea-Dweller 126600 Grand Seiko SLGA001 Ben Hodges Rob Nudds In this Sunday morning column, two of our writers go head-to-head in an epic showdown for the ages. Strong opinions and hysterical hyperbole are welcome (so feel free to join in with the fun in the comments section below). And don’t forget to let us know which watches you’d like to see torn to shreds/effusively exalted next week. We’ll try and feature as many of our readers’ choices as we can. This week, we’ve got another head-to-head for you. It’s getting deep this week. The Rolex Sea-Dweller 126600 is going up against the Grand Seiko SLGA001.
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Sunday Morning Showdown: Beater Battle — Rolex Vs Grand Seiko

HomeSunday Morning ShowdownSunday Morning Showdown: Beater Battle — Rolex Vs Grand Seiko Sunday Morning ShowdownRolexSunday Morning Showdown: Beater Battle — Rolex Vs Grand Seiko Rolex Oyster Perpetual 114300 Vs Grand Seiko SBGH281 by Rob Nudds May 24, 2020 MIN READSunday Morning Showdown: Beater Battle — Rolex Vs Grand SeikoIn this Sunday morning column, two of our writers go head-to-head in an epic showdown for the ages. Strong opinions and hysterical hyperbole are welcome (so feel free to join in with the fun in the comments section below). And don’t forget to let us know which watches you’d like to see torn to shreds/effusively exalted next week. We’ll try and feature as many of our readers’ choices as we can. This week, we’ve got another head-to-head for you. Let’s see whether the Grand Seiko SBGH281 or the Rolex Oyster Perpetual 114300 emerges as this week’s working-class hero.
Last week saw a record-breaking contest ‘twixt Ben and me. We enjoyed it. And judging by the 3,600+ vot..

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Sunday Morning Showdown: GMT Wars — Rolex Vs Grand Seiko

HomeSunday Morning ShowdownSunday Morning Showdown: GMT Wars — Rolex Vs Grand Seiko Sunday Morning ShowdownRolexSunday Morning Showdown: GMT Wars — Rolex Vs Grand Seiko The Rolex Explorer II 216570 takes on the Grand Seiko SBGN005. Which one gets your vote? by Rob Nudds May 17, 2020 MIN READSunday Morning Showdown: GMT Wars — Rolex Vs Grand SeikoIn this Sunday morning column, two of our writers go head-to-head in an epic showdown for the ages. Strong opinions and hysterical hyperbole are welcome (so feel free to join in with the fun in the comments section below). And don’t forget to let us know which watches you’d like to see torn to shreds/effusively exalted next week. We’ll try and feature as many of our readers’ choices as we can. This week, we’ve got another head-to-head for you. The focus? Rugged GMT watches from Rolex and Grand Seiko.
I love this column. Why? Because here, opinions run free. There is no diplomacy. Just full-blooded passion. Oftentimes, we pit writers with polari..

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Sunday Morning Showdown: Rolex Sea-Dweller Deepsea 126660

HomeSunday Morning ShowdownSunday Morning Showdown: Rolex Sea-Dweller Deepsea 126660 Sunday Morning ShowdownRolexSunday Morning Showdown: Rolex Sea-Dweller Deepsea 126660 Rate it or hate it? Whose side are you on? by Rob Nudds May 10, 2020 MIN READSunday Morning Showdown: Rolex Sea-Dweller Deepsea 126660In this Sunday morning column, two of our writers go head-to-head in an epic showdown for the ages. Strong opinions and hysterical hyperbole are welcome (so feel free to join in with the fun in the comments section below). And don’t forget to let us know which watches you’d like to see torn to shreds/effusively exalted next week. We’ll try and feature as many of our readers’ choices as we can. This week, we’re sticking with Rolex but going back to our original format. So what do you think, dear readers? How much do you rate or hate the Rolex Sea-Dweller Deepsea?
Last week was a joy. A neck-and-neck contest that rolled all week. Over 1,500 of you voted (thank you, thank you, thank you), ..

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Sunday Morning Showdown: Rolex GMT Master II Pepsi Or Root Beer

HomeSunday Morning ShowdownSunday Morning Showdown: Rolex GMT Master II Pepsi Or Root Beer Sunday Morning ShowdownRolexSunday Morning Showdown: Rolex GMT Master II Pepsi Or Root Beer This week, it's Pepsi Vs Root Beer — what's your flavor? by Rob Nudds May 03, 2020 MIN READSunday Morning Showdown: Rolex GMT Master II Pepsi Or Root BeerIn this Sunday morning column, two of our writers go head-to-head in an epic showdown for the ages. Strong opinions and hysterical hyperbole are welcome (so feel free to join in with the fun in the comments section below). And don’t forget to let us know which watches you’d like to see torn to shreds/effusively exalted next week. We’ll try and feature as many of our readers’ choices as we can. This week we ask you to choose your flavor: Pepsi or root beer?
Last week’s double-header was brutal. I need a nice sit down a long, cold soda. But which beverage would I choose? Don’t worry. We’ll get to that. But before we do, let’s address the results o..

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Sunday Morning Showdown: The New A. Lange & Söhne Odysseus

HomeSunday Morning ShowdownSunday Morning Showdown: The New A. Lange & Söhne Odysseus Sunday Morning ShowdownA. Lange & SöhneSunday Morning Showdown: The New A. Lange & Söhne Odysseus Rate it or hate it? Whose side are you on? by Rob Nudds April 26, 2020 MIN READSunday Morning Showdown: The New A. Lange & Söhne OdysseusIn this Sunday morning column, two of our writers go head-to-head in an epic showdown for the ages. Strong opinions and hysterical hyperbole are welcome (so feel free to join in with the fun in the comments section below). And don’t forget to let us know which watches you’d like to see torn to shreds/effusively exalted next week. We’ll try and feature as many of our readers’ choices as we can. Are you ready for round two? Next up is the A. Lange & Söhne Odysseus with a sumptuous new dial.
While you may still be drooling over the A. Lange & Söhne Zeitwerk extravaganza we featured this morning, we’re coming right back at you with the second post in our SMS double-header. T..

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Sunday Morning Showdown: A. Lange & Söhne Zeitwerk Old Or New?

HomeSunday Morning ShowdownSunday Morning Showdown: A. Lange & Söhne Zeitwerk Old Or New? Sunday Morning ShowdownA. Lange & SöhneSunday Morning Showdown: A. Lange & Söhne Zeitwerk Old Or New? The SMS column takes a different tack with Lange's latest showstopper by Rob Nudds April 26, 2020 MIN READSunday Morning Showdown: A. Lange & Söhne Zeitwerk Old Or New?In this Sunday morning column, two of our writers go head-to-head in an epic showdown for the ages. Strong opinions and hysterical hyperbole are welcome (so feel free to join in with the fun in the comments section below). And don’t forget to let us know which watches you’d like to see torn to shreds/effusively exalted next week. We’ll try and feature as many of our readers’ choices as we can.
Here’s something a little different for you, dear readers. Previously, in Sunday Morning Showdown, two writers have adopted polarized positions on a single watch. Today, we’re taking that idea and messing with it. Instead of one writer ra..