Interestingly, in an interview, Toni Nadal spoke about the reason his nephew has never smashed a racquet. “You throw one racket and I’m no longer your coach. … “Nadal has never broken a racquet. It would be showing a lack of respect to people who actually have to buy the equipment to play the sport,” said Toni.
Besides, which tennis player has smashed the most rackets?
Consequently, what racquet does Rafael use?
Why do tennis players smash their rackets Reddit?
Many pros smash their rackets as a way to take their frustrations out because of poor play, and as a tennis player myself, I can see why this sport is so frustrating especially at the top levels.
On the WTA side, players can be fined up to $2500 for breaking a racket. Here is the WTA rulebook statement: “For the purposes of this rule, abuse of racquets or equipment is defined as intentionally, dangerously, and violently hitting the net, court, umpire’s chair, or other fixture during a match out of anger.
A lack of traction makes it tougher as the match progresses especially in a sport of tennis where one is sliding and turning directions multiple times in the match. For this reason, if you do get any grass, dirt, mud or clay, stuck in your shoes, hit your shoes with your tennis racquet.
What Specification is Djokovic’s PT113B Racquet?
|Strung Weight||353 grams|
|Balance||324mm (5pts HL)|
A majority of ATP players use on-site stringers provided by the tournament for a fee of €20 per racket for stringing. While most of the players are fine paying that much money for stringing their racket, Roger Federer has hired a personal stringer who has been able to make some good rackets for the World No 3.