Many great Olympic athletes have appeared in both the Summer and Winter Olympics, with many of them commemorated in the “History’s Greatest Olympians” trading card set.
Muhammad Ali’s fight-worn gloves from Ali-Frazier I – “The Fight of the Century” – is up for bids in the Goldin Auctions 2016 Premium Live Auction at the National Sports Collectors Convention in Atlantic City on Aug. 4.
Muhammad Ali gloves from Ali-Frazier I, Babe Ruth’s 7-2nd home run ball and a Lou Gehrig signed ticket from his famous “Luckiest Man” speech game among the top draws at the Heritage event that takes place during the National Sports Collectors Convention in Cleveland.
The collection features hundreds of items spanning the breadth of Dundee’s extraordinary career and includes some of the most historically important Muhammad Ali memorabilia ever offered to the public, including fight-worn gloves of Ali-Liston and Ali-Frazier I. The auction is live now and ends Dec. 1.
Joe Frazier will always be remembered for his fights against Muhammad Ali, but he stood alone in his beliefs and deserves to be recognized as one of the best.