Tag Archives: Boxing

Boxed Perfection

1983 Kenner Star Wars’ Return of the Jedi 65 Back-A Boba Fett sold April 20, 2019, for $875 photo: Bruneau & Co.

by Travis Landry, Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers   When it comes to the world of Pop Culture collectibles, whether it be toys, video games, or trading cards, there is nothing more important than condition. You obviously have the rarity factor—the rarer the item the more desirable to a collector—but the condition is always key. Now […]

Heritage Auctions presents the greatest of “The Greatest” in special Platinum Night auction of elite Muhammad Ali artifacts

The first Ali Heavyweight Championship belt ever offered at auction, fight worn trunks from “The Rumble in the Jungle” among historic offerings Sept. 10 in Dallas DALLAS – A half-century of the life of one of the most influential figures in modern American history is celebrated in a special Heritage Sports Collectibles Auction, now open […]

Muhammad Ali gloves, $771,696, SCP Auctions

Muhammad Ali gloves, $771,696, SCP Auctions Gavels ‘n’ Paddles Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall Two pairs of Muhammad Ali fight-worn gloves – from his Feb. 25, 1964 bout against Sonny Liston and his March 8, 1971 bout against Joe Frazier (Ali-Frazier I) – sold for a combined $771,696 ($385,848 each) […]

Ken’s Korner: Holyfield is fighting auction of his items

Ken’s Korner: Holyfield is fighting auction of his items News & Views From the World of Antiques & Collectibles By Ken Hall Evander Holyfield has fallen on hard times. The five-time world boxing champion was forced to leave his Georgia mansion in July due to foreclosure, and soon after that he agreed to sell off […]