Knockout sporting memorabilia up for auction Monday 11 May 2015 PDF Print Sports fans are in for a treat as a tantalizing array of sporting memorabilia to suit all budgets is going under the hammer in an online auction powered by Proxibid, the world’s most trusted online Marketplace. The Graham Budd online auction on 18th and 19th May features a dazzling selection of collectibles from the world of sport. From boxing to football and tennis to cricket, there really is a keepsake for everyone. A real stand-out and highly sought-after lot is the exceptionally rare Helsinki 1952 Olympic Games silver bearer's torch; one of only 15 made it comes complete with the original burner. Making history, a rare poster for the first match to kick-off in World Cup tournament history: USA v Belgium played at Grand Parque Centrale, Montevideo, Uruguay, 13th July 1930, will also be going up for auction. Other highlights include a boxing glove signed by nine World Heavyweight Champions including Muhammad Ali, George Foreman, Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield and a specially struck 1904 F.A. Cup winner's medal commissioned by Manchester City FC. The handprints of boxing legends Muhammad Ali and Larry Holmes along with a Chicago Bulls cap signed by Michael Jordan and a stunning, rare hallmarked .800 silver 1930 World Cup medal are also up for grabs. Collectors can bid via Proxibid, which ensures anyone in the world with an internet connection can participate online. Proxibid’s proprietary fraud prevention system monitors the Marketplace 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. This means both buyers and sellers are protected by the most robust fraud prevention system in the industry, ensuring all purchases in the Marketplace are safe and secure. For more details and to browse the full sporting memorabilia catalogue, please visit www.proxibid.com -ends- Media Contact: Richard Pagett, Aria Public Relations, email: Richard@ariapr.co.uk, T: 01727 884874 Editor’s Notes: Proxibid.com is the world’s most trusted online Marketplace for buying and selling highly valued items. Founded in 2001, Proxibid is headquartered in Omaha, NE with offices in New York and from June 2014, London. Proxibid sells across 15 categories, from fine art, antiques and collectables to heavy construction equipment, property and everything in between. More than $2 billion in inventory passes through Proxibid’s Marketplace annually. More than 12,000 sales events take place in the Proxibid Marketplace each year, and more than 10,000 new buyers join the Marketplace each month. This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Aria PR in the following categories: Men's Interest, Leisure & Hobbies, Sport, for more information visit http://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.