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mary fierce
08-17-2004, 02:56 AM
Anyone hit with the Shark MP....any impressions to share?

08-17-2004, 05:21 AM
I hit with the OS version for a while. I used to play with the old Thunderbolt OS and it had a bit of that same feel. The bottom line was I didn't feel like it had the same solid feel that I've gotten from other new racquets from the Head (LM Radical) or Wilson (N5) line. In a word - it felt "Princey".

08-18-2004, 03:39 PM
What do you mean it felt "princey"? :) how about the power compare to the LM 8 or LM Prestige or LM Radical???

08-18-2004, 03:57 PM
A local pro just started hitting with the Shark, and he compared it to a Babolat Pure Drive.

08-18-2004, 10:01 PM
my tennis coach actually had a couple of sharks he was hitting with, and he said feel free to try it out. i was too shy, and just tried it out on a couple of serves. it was light, and the neck was really thick. it felt really weird for me, almost like it was hollow or something. i guess im just used to playing with a heavier racket. didnt really get to feel out the power or control of the racket, just that it was pretty light.

08-19-2004, 08:34 PM
hwo's the power compare to LM Prestige or Radical?

08-19-2004, 08:49 PM
i think it has a bit more power than both, but then again, i only got to serve twice with it.

mary fierce
08-19-2004, 09:41 PM
That would have been the oversize with the fat neck, I believe?

08-19-2004, 10:17 PM
yea i believe it was the oversize. im pretty sure that i saw oversize, and i know for a fact that my coach likes oversized sticks.