Wilson BLADE 98 16X19 V8.0 Unstrung WR078711 Free Restring
Wilson BLADE 98 16X19 V8.0 Unstrung WR078711 Free Restring
Wilson BLADE 98 16X19 V8.0 Unstrung WR078711 Free Restring
Wilson BLADE 98 16X19 V8.0 Unstrung WR078711 Free Restring
Balance (mm)

318mm
Total Weight (g)

309.3g
Swing weight (g)

287.0g
Performance swing weight (g)

300.5g

Balance determines whether your racket is head heavy, even or head light.

Flexibility ranges from 0 – 100%, the higher the percentage, the chance of generating power in your shot.

Total Weight is the unstrung weight of the racket as measured by Yonex Precision Scan. Heavier rackets generate more power.

Swing Weight is measured by the swinging of the racket at a specific speed. A lighter swing weight can lead to more control.

Performance Swing Weight considers the weight, balance and swing weight to give you an effective estimate of the power behind your racket.

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Wilson BLADE 98 16X19 V8.0 Unstrung WR078711 Free Restring

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Size:G3
Colour:GREEN/BLACK
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Balance (mm)

318mm
Total Weight (g)

309.3g
Swing weight (g)

287.0g
Performance swing weight (g)

300.5g

Balance determines whether your racket is head heavy, even or head light.

Flexibility ranges from 0 – 100%, the higher the percentage, the chance of generating power in your shot.

Total Weight is the unstrung weight of the racket as measured by Yonex Precision Scan. Heavier rackets generate more power.

Swing Weight is measured by the swinging of the racket at a specific speed. A lighter swing weight can lead to more control.

Performance Swing Weight considers the weight, balance and swing weight to give you an effective estimate of the power behind your racket.

Blade 98 (16x19) v8 Tennis Racket


Striking Design, Elite Performance:

The Blade 98 (16x19) v8 emerges as a stellar embodiment of modern tennis technology, expertly combining aesthetic allure with top-notch performance. Catering to the demands of today’s competitive players, Wilson has innovated this racket to adapt to a more vertical swing, reflecting the evolution of the game.

Key Features:

  1. FORTYFIVE° Technology: The breakthrough FORTYFIVE° technology revolutionizes racket dynamics by offering increased flexibility and stability. This results in a profound ball feel, letting players experience an unparalleled connection with every shot.

  2. Optimized String Pattern: With its 16x19 string pattern, the Blade 98 v8 allows for maximized string movement, paving the way for enhanced power and spin, providing players with a distinct edge on the court.

  3. DirectConnect Technology: Ensuring improved feel and boosted torsional stability, DirectConnect seamlessly links the carbon fiber handle to the end cap. It’s a subtle touch with notable on-court benefits.

  4. Chameleon Aesthetics: Aesthetically, the Blade 98 v8 stands out with its dynamic, color-shifting finish. Transitioning between shades of green and copper, this racket promises to be a visual delight on the court.

  5. Top Grip Taper: Tailored for those who prioritize grip, the Top Grip Taper facilitates superior top-hand grip placement, especially catering to players with a two-handed backhand.

  6. Ergonomic End Cap: Comfort is key, and the ergonomic end cap of this racket ensures better playability and an enhanced grip.

  7. Composite Excellence: The innovative blend of Braided Graphite and Basalt optimizes the racket's flex. This composition not only augments the overall feel but also grants players superior control over their shots.

  8. Parallel Drilling: Consistency is the hallmark of great players, and with Parallel Drilling, the Blade 98 v8 guarantees a more consistent and forgiving string bed response, shot after shot.

Conclusion:

The Blade 98 (16x19) v8 is a testament to Wilson’s commitment to refining tennis technology. From its color-shifting design to its enhanced feel and control, it's a racket built for those who refuse to compromise between aesthetics and performance. It's more than just equipment; it's an extension of the player's arm and ambition.

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    Head (sq cm) 632
    Head (sq in) 98
    Length (cm) 68.58
    Length (in) 27
    String Pattern 16X19
    Strung balance (cm) 33
    Strung balance (pts) -4
    Strung weight (grams) 321
    Strung weight (ounces) 11.32
    Taper System (mm) 20.6
    Unstrung balance (cm) 32
    Unstrung balance (pts) -7
    Unstrung weight (grams) 305
    Unstrung weight (ounces) 10.76