Jun Aquino, popularly known as "Painter of Champions" is commemorating the Welterweight bout between Manny Pacquio, and Ugas with an Exclusive NFT painting Auction. The auction will be starting on August 20, 6:00pm PST and will be held on the PowerFan platform.
Manny won the welterweight belt back in 2019, making him the oldest person to win the welterweight world championship belt. Ugas, on the other end of the ring, is having what is considered the biggest fight of his professional boxing career.
Scheduled for saturday August 21, the match will be held in Las Vegas. However, Jun’s Exclusive NFT painting auction, commemorating the fight, starts 2 days before the fight date.
At the end of the bid, the winning bidder gets the original painting, personally signed by Manny Pacquiao plus exclusive behind-the-scenes videos and personal thanks from the artist. The main winner will also get exclusive access to future NFTs by the artist and in-person experiences with famous athletes.
Also along with this auction are four additional limited0-edition NFT paintings, available for sale as NFTs during the event. Also, these NFTs will be available in limited quantities along with other special bonuses to accompany them.
Below are details of the four NFTs to be sold out.
Manny Pacquiao NFT
Selling for $2,500 each of the Manny Pacquiao NFT series will have a limited mint of 10 NFTs.
This also includes a custom print of each painting, an exclusive behind-the-scenes video by the artist showing the painting come to life, plus VIP access to future events, launches and experiences.
Proceeds will go to benefit the Manny Pacquiao foundation.
Fighting Harada NFT Series
“Flyweight & BantamWeight World Champion”
The Fighting Harada NFT is a representation of Masahiko Harada, popularly known as Fighting Harada, the former world boxing champion in the Flyweight and Bantamweight divisions. Also Masahiko is currently the president of the Japanese boxing association.
Selling for $850 each, this Fighting Harada NFT series will have a limit of 15 prints.
Also, each Fighting Harada NFT includes a custom print of each mint, a personalized video chat, to show appreciation, and future VIP access from the same access.
Eder Jofre NFT Series
“The Golden Bantam: One of the Greatest Punchers of All Time”
Eder Jofre is a former Bantamweight and Featherweight champion, who is ranked number 85 on Ring Magazine's Greatest Punchers Of All Time.
Selling for $500 each, the Eder Jofre NFT series
will have a limit of 20 mints.
Also, each Eder Jofre NFT Series includes a custom print of each mint, a personalized video chat, to show appreciation and future VIP access.
Ceferino Garcia NFT Series
“The Most Victorious Filipino Boxer of All Time”
Ceferino Garcia holds the most victories ever achieved by a Filipino boxer. He also is the first filipino to become the world champion in the middleweight division
Selling for $250 each, Ceferino Garcia NFT Series will have a limit of 25 mints.
Also, like the previous NFTs mentioned, each Ceferino Garcia NFT includes a custom print of each mint, a personalized video chat, to show appreciation and future VIP access.
Finally, the Auction will be held on Powerfan.io. Powerfan is an NFT minting platform that empower authors, creators as well as fans to connect and conduct sales of shared creations and text.
Beyond minting and managing NFT drops, Powerfan will soon allow de-fi staking and escrow sales of their PFAN Token, powered by the Ethereum blockchain.
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