Michael Jordan’s Olympic Shoes Could Fetch Over Rs 60 Lakh

The shoes are ultra-rare because Jordan signed a contract with Nike shortly after the US beat Spain in the basketball finals.

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American basketball legend Michael Jordan’s shoes from the gold medal-winning 1984 Summer Olympics have been put up for auction, where they are expected to fetch more than Rs 60 lakhs.

According to TMZ Sports, the shoes are ultra-rare because Jordan signed a contract with Nike shortly after the US beat Spain in the basketball finals of the 1984 Olympics held in Los Angeles, California.

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Despite the wear and tear of the game use, the size 13 shoes are still considered to be in great condition.

The highly-coveted Converse sneakers are the last pair Jordan wore in competition as an amateur, and it also features His Airness’ hand-signed autograph.

The auction house SCP told TMZ that the shoes are expected to bring in over $100,000. The bidding for the shoes began on May 24th.

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