April 14, 2013 BY Aaron Hope / 3
Tennis legends like Rod Laver, Stan Smith, Andre Agassi and Roger Federer are all remembered for significant contributions to the world of tennis shoes thanks to a variety of new releases to this day. One might argue that Le Coq Sportif’s low-key treatment of Arthur Ashe’s signature lowtops befit the racquet champion’s famously subdued approach, but on the other hand, dude is one of the most under-appreciated sporting icons of the past fifty years. This new Le Coq Sportif Arthur Ashe Exotic Aussie Ostrich missed the Outback’s grand slam tourney this year, but it does indeed remind us that in winning the second ever Open, he became its first and only black male victor. Have a closer look after the jump, then grab these Ostrich leather-accented Arthur Ashes from Crooked Tongues.
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