Ben Johns Pickleball Rookie Auto Card (Signed)

500
This is the difference between the sale price and resell price. It does not take into account any costs associated with reselling. Things like shipping, storage fees, if applicable.
100
Sale Price. The price at which the reseller purchased the item.
600
Resell Price. The price at which the reseller sold the item.

In 2023, Pickleball player Ben Johns signed with Leaf Trading Cards to release his rookie card. This signed variation was limited to just 300 cards, and sold out just hours after being released on Leaf’s online store.

🌍 Online
Product released online.
⏲ Few weeks
Item was purchased, then resold a few weeks later.
πŸ’ͺ🏼 Medium
Somewhat challenging to resell.

Timeline

Announcement

Teaser

On the morning of April 4th, Leaf Trading Cards revealed that they had signed two high profile athletes to a new exclusive deal.

Release

Ben Johns Rookie Auto Release

Later that same day, Leaf revealed that Ben Johns, the #1 rated professional Pickleball player in the world would be releasing his rookie card with Leaf. The signed version was immediately available online for $99.99, with a limit of 3 per order.

Sold Out

Ben Johns Rookie Auto Sells Out

The signed version of Ben Johns’ rookie card sold out within only a few hours of its release, surprising many sports card fans considering the high price point for a Pickleball card.

Ben Johns Rookie Auto Sold Out
Resell

Rookie Auto Skyrockets in Price

By the end of April, a number of confirmed Ben Johns rookie auto cards sold for as much as $600 on eBay, before even being in hand. 

Ben Johns Rookie Auto for sale on eBay

Specifications

Hold Duration
A few weeks
Item was purchased, then resold a few weeks later.
Brand Leaf Trading Cards
Type Limited Edition
Difficulty
Medium
Somewhat challenging to resell.
Location
Online
Product released online.

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