Perennial top ten players Tomas Berdych and Maria Sharapova endorse the HEAD Instinct tennis racquets. The Instinct MP offers players a mid plus head size and a unique cross section to give recreational and competitive players more explosive power with less effort.
Also know, what does head light mean in tennis racket?
Additionally, “head light” racquets are more maneuverable. This is especially important with heavier racquets. They are made to be “head light” to ensure an increased weight does not compromise the performance of the racquet. … This means the balance point is 34.3 cm up from the butt end of the racquet.
Moreover, what tennis racket has the largest head?
How do I know my tennis racket 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.
When choosing a racket, there are three elements which affect power and control: headsize, weight, and string pattern.
- Larger Headsize = More Power; Smaller Headsize = More Control.
- Lighter Racket = More Power; Heavier Racket = More Control.
- Open Stringbed = More Power; Denser Stringbed = More Control.
Federer, for what it’s worth, is using a racket that weighs in north of 12.5 ounces — far too heavy for the average club-level player or even high-level junior for that matter.
The heavier the racquet, the more power it will offer. … Heavyweight tennis racquets (+ 300 grams) help to produce more power behind the ball and can help to maintain control in a faster swing. Heavier racquets are mostly used by Professional, Tour, Advanced players as well as those who want to generate more power.
Head vs Yonex comparison is very interesting. In Men professional tennis Head is a strong second brand trying to overcome Wilson. Yonex sits satisfied at fourth place in popularity on ATP tour. However, among WTA professionals Yonex retakes the third position from Head and is on the move.