The most popular Wilson rackets on the market are the Blade, Burn, Prostaff and Clash. Wilson sells slightly different versions of some of these rackets, but these are the main ones. You can buy some of these rackets with different string patterns and weights, so keep that in mind as you are testing.
Thereof, how much is a Wilson tennis racket worth?
Federer’s endorsed racquet, the Wilson Pro Staff RF 97, is one of the priciest racquets on the market. With a custom paint job, the price can push $300. However, you can buy a lower end Wilson racquet for around $30.
Also, how do I know my tennis grip size?
Ruler Test: To measure grip size using the ruler test, first place the fingers of your racket hand together, then align a ruler’s edge with the the bottom horizontal crease of your palm. Next, measure to the tip of your ring finger, this measurement is your grip size.
What is my tennis grip size?
While the grip size is
|European Grip size||US Grip size in inches|
|0 (L0 or G0)||4 inches|
|1 (L1 or G1)||4 1/8 inches|
|2 (L2 or G2)||4 1/4 inches|
|3 (L3 or G3)||4 3/8 inches|
For a racket in its weight class, it has good stability and of course, great spin and power. I gave the Wilson Burn 100LS a 7.5 out of 10 for groundstrokes. It’s a great racket for an intermediate or advanced junior who’s looking to be an aggressive baseliner.
So what makes the Wilson Blade such a great racket for competitive players? It’s all about feel. The combination of flexibility and stability found in Blade is designed to give competitive players a more connected-to-the-ball feel.
This vintage beauty was manufactured in the 1920s and bears the stamp, “G& T London” The old wooden racket is estimated to have been made between 1920 and 1929 and is still in good condition, it sold for a whopping $6,750 in USD.
The cost not only depends on the player but also on the features of the racket. Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray use rackets produced by Head, which cost between €250-€280 or around $307-$344. Roger Federer’s, Wilson Pro Staff RF 97 Autograph costs around €270 or about $344.
For a big hitter, training regularly and playing tournaments, rackets last about 1 year and tend to lose stiffness after that. A club player who does not hit the ball particularly hard and looks after their rackets can have rackets last for 10 years or perhaps more without problems.