Kyrie Irving's Older Sister Inspires This Upcoming Kyrie 6

Kyrie Irving will pay homage to his older sister Asia with the latest colorway of the Nike Kyrie 6. Click here for a detailed look.

Nike Kyrie 6 'Asia' CD5031 500 Pair
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Nike Kyrie 6 'Asia' CD5031 500 Pair

Storytelling continues to be an essential aspect of Kyrie Irving'ssignature Nike sneaker line and an upcoming colorway of his Kyrie 6 appears to be a tribute to his older sister Asia.

A first look at the upcoming "Asia" Kyrie 6 was shared by US_11 on Twitter, and the sneaker is expected to be hitting stores soon. This style sports a grey suede upper that's contrasted by purple camo print on the mesh toe box. Additional details include overlapping Swoosh branding on the lateral side while "Asia" is stamped on the midfoot strap.

As of now, a release date for the Nike Kyrie 6 "Asia" has yet to be announced by Nike Basketball but keep it locked to Sole Collector for updates.

UPDATE (06/08): While an official look at the Kyrie 6 "Asia" has surfaced, release details surrounding this pair remain unknown.

UPDATE (07/13): Nike has confirmed that the "Asia Irving" Kyrie 6 is releasing on July 15 via SNKRS and at select retailers for a retail price of $140. While on a live stream yesterday, Kyrie and Asia also revealed that additional collabs between the two are in the works including a black-based colorway coming soon.

Nike Kyrie 6 'Asia' CD5031-500 Lateral
Nike Kyrie 6 'Asia' CD5031-500 Medial
Nike Kyrie 6 'Asia' CD5031-500 Top
Nike Kyrie 6 'Asia' CD5031-500 Heel
Nike Kyrie 6 'Asia' CD5031-500 Outsole