Demo Yonex Percept 97D 320g Tennis Racket (Free Restring) - Unstrung
Demo Yonex Percept 97D 320g Tennis Racket (Free Restring) - Unstrung
Demo Yonex Percept 97D 320g Tennis Racket (Free Restring) - Unstrung
Demo Yonex Percept 97D 320g Tennis Racket (Free Restring) - Unstrung
Demo Yonex Percept 97D 320g Tennis Racket (Free Restring) - Unstrung
Demo Yonex Percept 97D 320g Tennis Racket (Free Restring) - Unstrung
Demo Yonex Percept 97D 320g Tennis Racket (Free Restring) - Unstrung
Demo Yonex Percept 97D 320g Tennis Racket (Free Restring) - Unstrung
Demo Yonex Percept 97D 320g Tennis Racket (Free Restring) - Unstrung


Demo Yonex Percept 97D 320g Tennis Racket (Free Restring) - Unstrung

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The New Series PERCEPT: Perceive.Control.Create.


Purchase this product to try our amazing range of rackets before you make a decision. Demo it out and make sure you're choosing the right racket for you.

You pay upfront and have a week to try the racket, once you have tried it you can send it back for a refund (minus demo service fee of £20) or purchase a brand new racket.

Unlimited swaps ! - keep swapping demos with us for just £6 postage per time (unless you're collecting from store) 

You can choose to upgrade the strings in the demo and grip to your liking enabling you to try it out exactly how you like it. And you can purchase a returns label as an add-option above.

Available to UK ONLY - failure to return the racket within 10 working days will result in the full price being charged and non-refundable.

Introducing the Percept 97D: Elevate Your Precision and Dominate with Control

🎾 Precision Control 🎾 Classic Excellence 🎾 Dynamic Feel 🎾

Get ready to redefine your game with the all-new Yonex Percept 97D.

This pinnacle of control and precision is now available for pre-sale, with stock arriving on 8/25. Don't miss your chance to experience the power of pinpoint accuracy on the court!

The Percept 97D is the latest chapter in Yonex's storied legacy, building upon the foundation of the revered VCORE PRO 97D. Designed for intermediate and advanced players seeking ultimate accuracy, this control-oriented racket features a 97in² head and a dense 18x20 string pattern. Every shot becomes a masterpiece, guided by your expert touch and finesse.

Experience the magic of unparalleled ball feedback with the Percept 97D's flexible 21mm beam. Feel the connection between your racket and the ball like never before, allowing you to craft shots with unmatched precision. Despite its near 340g static weight, the head-light balance ensures agility, enabling you to generate spin effortlessly and react swiftly in every corner of the court.

Unleash your potential with the Percept 97D's elongated shaft, enhancing pocketing, flexibility, and control. The stiffer racquet face provides the stability and power needed to command the game, while retaining the finesse that defines your playing style.

For exceptional comfort, Yonex introduces Servo Filter technology—a thin elastic layer within the shaft that filters out harsh vibrations. Say goodbye to discomfort and hello to an elevated playing experience that keeps you focused and in control.

Beneath its sleek exterior lies the innovation of 2G-NAMD Flex Force technology, optimising frame flex upon impact for responsive and controlled shots that leave your opponents in awe.

🔵 Head Size: 97 in / 625.81 cm
🔵 Length: 27in / 68.58cm
🔵 Strung Weight: 11.9oz / 337g
🔵 Balance: 12.59in / 31.98cm / 7 pts HL
🔵 Swingweight: 329
🔵 Stiffness: 62
🔵 Beam Width: 21mm / 21mm / 21mm
🔵 Composition: NAMD-2G/H.M.Graphite
🔵 Power Level: Low
🔵 Stroke Style: Full
🔵 Swing Speed: Fast
🔵 Racquet Colors: Olive Green
🔵 Grip Type: Yonex Synthetic
🔵 String Pattern: 18 Mains / 20 Crosses, Mains skip: 8T,10T,8H,10H, Two Pieces, No Shared Holes
🔵 String Tension: 45-60 pounds

Take advantage of the finest in Japanese manufacturing, they pay more to make it but you don't pay more to use it - Try a Yonex Made in Japan racket and never look back

Yonex Made in Japan: Embrace the finest in Japanese craftsmanship. Yonex pays meticulous attention to detail during manufacturing, ensuring superior quality. Experience the difference of a Yonex Made in Japan racket and never look back.

Remember the quality of the consistency of Yonex Made in Japan rackets is unrivalled, there is little need to "match" pair rackets as they're that good, but we will of course using the Yonex Precision Scan machine make sure you have the 2 closest in stock when purchasing multiple at all times.

Elevate your game to new heights with the Percept 97D. Experience the precision, control, and dynamic feel that define a true master of the court. Order now and embrace the power of perfection in every shot you make. Your opponents won't know what hit them!



The following are the ball performance test results of PERCEPT when compared with the previous tennis racquet models (100% being the standard level of the VCORE PRO racquet).The test was conducted by Yonex using a swing machine.

Reduction of unwanted vibrations: +14%
Ball-pocketing: approximately +10%
Ball trajectory control: +6.7%
Initial ball speed stability: +1.7%
Spin rotation stability: +5.4%
*Tested by Yonex

Servo Filter technology is a unique feature developed by Yonex to enhance the comfort and playability of their tennis rackets. This technology is designed to reduce or filter out harsh vibrations that can be transmitted from the ball impact to the player's hand and arm during gameplay. Let's delve into how Servo Filter technology works:

  1. Vibration Dampening Layer: Within the shaft of the tennis racket, Yonex incorporates a thin and elastic vibration dampening layer. This layer is strategically placed to absorb and dampen vibrations that travel through the racket frame when the ball makes contact with the strings.

  2. Harsh Vibration Absorption: When the ball strikes the strings, it generates vibrations that travel through the racket frame. Some of these vibrations can be uncomfortable and contribute to player fatigue or discomfort, especially during prolonged matches or intense rallies. The vibration dampening layer in the shaft acts as a buffer, absorbing a significant portion of these harsh vibrations.

  3. Improved Comfort: By minimizing the transmission of harsh vibrations, the Servo Filter technology enhances player comfort. Players experience less shock and impact in their hands and arms, leading to a more enjoyable and less fatiguing playing experience. This can contribute to improved focus and performance on the court.

  4. Reduced Risk of Injury: Excessive vibrations transmitted through the racket can potentially contribute to tennis-related injuries, such as tennis elbow or arm discomfort. Servo Filter technology helps mitigate this risk by reducing the impact of vibrations on the player's body, allowing them to play with less strain and reducing the likelihood of injury.

  5. Consistent Feel: While reducing harsh vibrations, Servo Filter technology aims to maintain the essential feel and feedback that players need to gauge their shots accurately. This means that players can enjoy the benefits of reduced discomfort without sacrificing the tactile connection between their racket and the ball.