Trophy is an object, usually in the form of a statuette, cup, or shield, awarded for success in a competition or to mark a special achievement.
“He won the trophy in a running competition.” An object taken as a prize by a hunter or conqueror, especially one that is displayed.
Today Impactreviews bring down to the most expensives trophies in the world;
22. Emirates Fa Cup Trophy: The Football Association Challenge Cup, more commonly known as the FA Cup, is an annual knockout football competition in men’s domestic English football. First played during the 1871–72 season, it is the oldest national football competition in the world, Trophy worth – $6,000.
21. French Ligue 1 Cup Trophy: The Coupe de la Ligue known outside France as the French League Cup, was a knockout cup competition in French football organized by the Ligue de Football Professionnel, Trophy worth – $7,200.
20. Concacaf Gold Cup Trophy: This trophy is the main association football competition of the men’s national football teams governed by CONCACAF, determining the continental champion of North America, Central America, and the Caribbean. The Gold Cup is held every two years. It was previously referred to as the CONCACAF Championship before being renamed to the CONCACAF Gold Cup starting in 1991, Trophy worth – $9,000.
19. English Premier League Cup Trophy: The Premier League title is one of the biggest honours in world football, England’s premier association football competition, Trophy worth – $10,000.
18. Larry O’Brien Trophy: The Larry O’Brien NBA Championship trophy is the championship trophy awarded annually by the National Basketball Association ( NBA) to the winner, Trophy worth – $13,000.
17. European Championship Cup Trophy: The Henri Delaunay trophy, which is awarded to the winner of the European Championship, is named in honour of Henri Delaunay, The competition in its older format shared its name with the trophy, being also known as the European Cup, before being renamed for the 1992–93 season onwards, Trophy worth – $15,000.
16. Copa America Cup Trophy: This is the main men’s football tournament contested among national teams from South America. It is the oldest still-running international football competition, as well as the third most watched in the world, Trophy worth – $16,000.
15. Commisioners Trophy: The Commissioner’s trophy is a trophy presented each year by the Commissioner of Baseball to the MLB team that wins the World Series, Trophy worth – $16,500.
14. La liga Cup Trophy: This trophy is contested on a round robin basis and the championship awarded to the team that is top of the league at the end of the season in Spanish top flight, Trophy worth – $29,000.
13. ICC Cricket World Cup Trophy: This trophy is presented to the winners of the Cricket World Cup. The current trophy was created for the 1999 championships, and was the first permanent prize in the tournament’s history, Trophy worth – $30,000.
12. Vince Lombardi Trophy: This trophy is the trophy awarded each year to the winning team of the National Football League’s championship game, the Super Bowl. The trophy is named in honor of NFL coach Vince Lombardi, who led the Green Bay Packers to victories in the first two Super Bowl games, Trophy worth – $50,000.
11. Uefa Champions League Cup Trophy: This is the most glamorous trophy in Europeans football, An annual football cup competition organized by Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) for the top football clubs in Europe, Trophy worth – $50,000.
10. Meisterschale Trophy: This is a German association football trophy which has been awarded to the German champions since 1949 and the Bundesliga champions since 1963–64, Trophy worth – $54,133.
9. Seria A Trophy: This is a professional league competition for football clubs located at the top of the Italian football league system and the winner is awarded the Scudetto and the Coppa Campioni d’Italia, Trophy worth – $66,000.
8. DFB Pokal Trophy: The DFB-Pokal is a German knockout football cup competition held annually by the German Football Association (DFB), Trophy worth – $108,267.
7. Afcon Trophy: This is the main international men’s association football competition in Africa, it is sanctioned by the Confederation of African Football (CAF) and was first held in 1957. Since 1968 it has been held every two years, switching to odd-numbered years in 2013, Trophy worth – $150,000.
6. America’s Cup Trophy: This is the pinnacle of yachting, was first contested in 1851 making it the oldest trophy in international sport, predating the modern Olympic Games by 45 years, Trophy worth – $250,000.
5. Fifa Ballon D’or: This is an annual association football award presented to the world’s best men’s player from 2010 to 2015. Awarded jointly by FIFA and France Football, the prize was a merger of the FIFA World Player of the Year award and the Ballon d’Or, the two most prestigious individual honours in world football, Trophy worth – $600,000.
4. Stanley Cup Trophy: The trophy was commissioned in 1892 as the Dominion Hockey Challenge Cup and is named after Lord Stanley of Preston, the Governor General of Canada, who donated it as an award to Canada’s top-ranking amateur ice hockey club, Trophy worth – $650,000.
3. Indianapolis 500 Trophy: Unveiled at a 1936 dinner hosted by then-Speedway owner Eddie Rickenbacker, the Borg-Warner Trophy was officially declared the annual prize for Indianapolis 500 victors, Trophy worth – $1,300,000.
2. Preakness Stakes Trophy: The Woodlawn Vase is an American trophy given annually to the winning owner of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Maryland, Trophy worth – $2,500,000.
- World Cup Trophy: The World Cup is a gold trophy that is awarded to the winners of the FIFA World Cup association football tournament. Since the advent of the World Cup in 1930, Trophy worth – $20,000,000.