7th July 2016
The 1954 Wimbledon Tennis Championship was hugely significant for its two eventual champions: Male singles champion, Jaroslav Drobny and female singles champion, ‘Little Mo’ Maureen Connolly. 32 year old Drobny won his first and only Wimbledon title in 1954 after 11 previous, unsuccessful attempts. He also won the competition as an Egyptian citizen, the only Egyptian citizen to […]
9th June 2016
Pele, arguably the greatest footballer in history, is selling a huge swathe of his collection of memorabilia from his football career. The auction offers over 6000 items of Pele ‘history’ to be won.
4th June 2016
Listed items are arranged in sports (e.g. Cricket, Football, Rugby Union), categories (e.g. Books, Photographs, Programmes etc) and sub-categories (e.g. Club History, Team Photographs etc). You can use the links and the drop down menu at the top of the homepage to go straight to a sport or a particular category within a sport. When you reach the browse page for a sport you can home in on the different categories displayed on the left hand side, which will take you to a list of records in the chosen category. You can also refine your search by subject areas, such as ‘teams’, ‘venues’, ‘subject’, etc and, if you know your budget, use the price finder on the left hand side to help you filter your options. Tick the ‘signed items’ box under the price finder if you’re interested in autographed books and memorabilia. Or, if you know exactly what you’re looking for, simply use the Search box at the top of the website’s pages.