(Reuters) – Tennis racquet maker Prince Sports Inc, which pioneered the oversized racquet, filed for bankruptcy protection in a U.S. bankruptcy court citing increased competition, piling debt and a decline in discretionary spending post the financial crisis that led to falling sales.
Considering this, do they still make Prince tennis racquets?
Prince Global Sports, LLC, is a US sporting goods manufacturing company based in Atlanta, Georgia.
|Founder||Robert H. McClure|
|Headquarters||Atlanta, Georgia, USA|
|Products||Rackets, footwear, apparel, tennis balls, accessories|
Herein, can I use old tennis racquets?
As you might know, many pros use older racquets painted to look like the latest model. Tennis players are definitely sensitive to change. … This is why you see many pros use the racquets they’ve always played with. But they have hit millions of tennis balls and can hit the sweet spot over and over again.
Do any pros use Prince rackets?
There are still a few tennis pros who persist with Prince racquets. We can mention Nicolas Kicker and his EXO3 Tour 100 racquets, Pablo Andujar with extended the O3 Tours, and Malek Jaziri with his Tour 100.
Federer has always used Wilson rackets and the Pro Staff RF97 has been his preferred piece of equipment since 2014, while he used the Wilson Pro Staff 90 before that. But the racket manufacturer has a new racket on the market, the Clash.
The most popular version is the Wilson Clash 100. It is what we recommend for most intermediate level players, although it is a great racquet for beginners and even some advanced players too.