ORna t-shirt Michael Jordan of the chicago bullsthe one he wore and sweated in the first game of the 1998 NBA Finals in his 'last dance'has been so
NBA: They sell a Michael Jordan shirt for 10.1 million: the most expensive shirts in sports history
ORna t-shirt Michael Jordan of the chicago bullsthe one he wore and sweated in the first game of the 1998 NBA Finals in his ‘last dance’has been sold at an auction organized by Sotheby’s for… $10.1 million!
Sotheby’s has seen how the value of the historic T-shirt, which was confident of selling over three million dollarshas been shot.
What did Michael Jordan do with his 10.1 million jersey in the first game of the 1988 NBA Finals?
The Chicago Bulls beat the Utah Jazz 4-2 in the 1998 NBA Finals, which marked the ‘Last Dance’ of Michael Jordan’s last season in the NBA.
In the first game the Bulls lost 99-85 in overtime to the Jazz in Salt Lake City.
Michael Jordan scored 33 points in that game.
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With this sale that ‘Air’ Jordan jersey, the second of an NBA Finals that has gone on sale in all history, becomes the most expensive in the history of the sport.
The 10.1 million for Michael Jordan’s shirt exceed the 9.2 million paid for the Argentina shirt that Diego Armando Maradona saw in the legendary match against Englandthat of ‘The Hand of God’, in the quarterfinals of the World Cup in Mexico in 1986.
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The third most expensive jersey worn in a game in sports history was one of Babe Ruth, baseball legend. I know they paid 5.6 million euros in 2019.
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