Babolat Pure Strike VS Tour

According to Babolat, the new Pure Strike VS Tour is: THE SPEED MACHINE: A POWERFUL AND PRECISE RACKET TO ATTACK AND COUNTER-ATTACK. The new Pure Strike is for very strong striker players who like a heavy racquet and players who speed up the ball & need responsiveness to increase their precision. A square beam and [see more]

Babolat Pure Aero Tour

As any knowledgeable tech might expect, the Pure Aero Tour packs the most punch in the entire line. Our model weighed in at just under 12 ounces at 11.75 oz/333g so what many express as “plow through” is certainly present in this model. It’s head light at 6.58 so maneuverability is not lost on volleys [see more]

Babolat Pure Aero Plus

Continuing with the new and updated Pure Aero line is the plus model. Noticeable variations from the standard model are as follows: The longer version is 27.5 inches long as opposed to the standard 27 inch model Weight is just slightly more than the standard Pure Aero (11.25 oz/319g) compared to 11.18/317 for standard model [see more]

Babolat Pure Aero Team

Babolat has obviously made some big changes when they decided to take their popular Aero Pro and give it a make-over. The new version is the Pure Aero and this particular model is the Team version. If you’re not already aware, anytime you see that word “Team” attached to a racquet model you can be [see more]

Babolat Pure Aero Lite

Over the past several years, two of the most popular racquets on the market have been the Babolat Pure Drive and the Aero Pro. So, if you’re Babolat and you’re looking to offer something new to the market what do you do? Enter the Babolat Pure Aero, Babolat’s replacement for the Aero Pro Drive. The [see more]

Babolat Pure Aero

Over the past several years, two of the most popular racquets on the market have been the Babolat Pure Drive and the Aero Pro. So, if you’re Babolat and you’re looking to offer something new to the market what do you do? Enter the Babolat Pure Aero, Babolat’s replacement for the Aero Pro Drive. The [see more]

New Babolat Pure Aero reviews coming soon

I’ve just received all 5 of the Babolat Pure Aero frames for review and wanted to offer some preliminary information. There has been some talk (controversy?) about the stringing of these racquets so let me start off by clearing that up. There is nothing I have seen yet that would lead me to believe there [see more]

Babolat Pure Control & Control Tour 2014

The new Pure Control and Pure Control Tour from Babolat fall into the Babolat line of “Pure Precision” frames. Designed for players with long fast swings, the Pure Control and Control Tour differ from the new Strike line most notably, in flexibility. That flexibility comes via the use of Babolat’s new”Flex Carbon” technology that offers [see more]

Babolat Pure Strike 18×20

The Pure Strike line of racquets, introduced in 2014, is a new direction for Babolat. Focusing on a frame line concentrating on response and power, one cannot help but draw similarities with the new Strike line to be Babolat’s answer to the Wilson Blade frames. The 18×20 Strike is reminiscent of a traditional “players” frame [see more]

Babolat Aeropro Lite 2013 Review

Lite!  That says a lot about this racquet but not the whole story.  The whole story would include such things as the “Woofer” system, Cortex, GT Technology and the great Babolat Aeropro look. What is “Lite” actually?  In this case it is 274 grams (9.84oz).  Low weight allows the user to handle the racquet without [see more]