Upper Deck will release its new line of 2014 Exquisite Collection Golf cards on July 29 – a set that is sure to be a scorching hot collector’s item and one that will cost collectors a pretty penny.
Upper Deck’s 2014 Exquisite Collection Golf is a super-premium golf card set with each pack of cards containing five autographed cards. Retailers have been pre-selling 2014 Exquisite Collection Golf with an average price of at least $600 per pack.
Highlights of the set include rookie cards of Rory McIlroy, an Upper Deck exclusive spokesman and winner of the 2011 U.S. Open, the 2012 PGA Championship and most recently the 2014 British Open, as well as 2010 U.S. Open champion Graeme McDowell, 2014 U.S. Women’s Open champion Michelle Wie and rising star Cheyenne Woods, the niece of Tiger Woods.
“Upper Deck’s position as the leader in the sports card and authenticated collectibles industry will undoubtedly be bolstered by the unveiling of our new 2014 Exquisite Collection Golf line of cards,” said Jason Masherah, president of Upper Deck. “Having super-premium autograph rookie cards of Rory McIlroy who is coming off a sensational victory at Royal Liverpool to claim his third major championship only adds to the excitement around this release. A classy sport deserves a sophisticated and innovative product like this.”
Among the special cards that can also be found in 2014 Exquisite Collection Golf packs are McIlroy Exquisite Autographed Rookie Swatch cards (numbered to 99); shadowbox-style, Autographed Exquisite Dimension cards; ultra-limited Rookie Auto Patch Gold Spectrum 1-of-1 cards; the most extensive selection of Tiger Woods-autographed cards in one set, which also includes multi-autographed cards of Tiger paired with other legendary players; Legendary Signature and Signature Masterpiece cards of the sport’s greats from the past and present; and Upper Deck Black Signature inserts.
For a preview of the cards and to watch LPGA star Natalie Gulbis’s excited reaction to the Upper Deck 2014 Exquisite Collection Golf cards as she sees them for the first time and signs them, click HERE.