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Muhammad Ali’s boxing shoes – The National

These shoes belonging to the boxing great recently sold at auction for Dh437,000. Here’s what makes them extra special.

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These shoes were worn by the greatest boxer that ever lived during the best fight in boxing history. The shoes are in great shape to be 40 years old but look uncomfortable by today’s standards. Modern boxing shoes have features to help increase a boxer’s performance. Click here to take a look at features found in modern day boxing shoes.