Calgary real estate tycoon wins bidding war for sword that once belonged to legendary Sikh warrior king

Locked in a bidding war for a 200-year-old sword from his computer, Bob Dhillon got mixed up. A U.K.-based auctioneer was asking for bids in British Pounds, but the Calgary real estate tycoon was thinking in Canadian dollars. So his offer was inflated some — a mistake that earned him a rare relic believed to have once belonged to a legendary Sikh warrior king.

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