Aeropro Drive and the pros

Discussion in 'Pros' Racquets and Gear' started by Ross K, Oct 16, 2012.

  1. Ross K

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    Okay, question no. 1...

    Rafa is known to still use the APD "Original", but does anyone know for sure which version Tsonga is using. Querrey too?
     
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  2. Ross K

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    No 2...

    Who are all the pros (male and female) using this stick (any APD version)?
     
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  3. ci2ca

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    I see countless Challenger and futures players using it!
     
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  4. mrtrinh

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    theres a thread floating around somewhere but from what i can recall tsonga uses the apdgt+ with lead and silicon . someone correct me if im wrong
     
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    yes, there's a thread where there are pictures of real cortex.
     
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    Tsonga, Baker, Paire, Lovitz, Rossdale, U Radawanska, Schiavone, Andreev, Querrey, Chang, old Wozzy, Raf Nads, that guy at your club that beats everybody, etc etc
     
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  7. Sinner

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    How about...
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  8. Fed Kennedy

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  9. Ross K

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    ^^^ OMG:shock: ... haha.
     
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  10. ace0001a

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    Wow, when were those pics taken???
     
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    ^ Yesterday's WTT event.
     
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  12. Ross K

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    All the hatred directed at the APD-wielding masses but, well, if so many pros are playing with it (including I now learn Andre A and Steffi G) just maybe it's not such a bad frame after all. :wink:

    BTW, you've got to wonder how much lead AA has on that.:)
     
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  13. ace0001a

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    That makes sense since Andre posted a pic of him, Steffi and Martina Navratilova on his Facebook page yesterday. Steffi was holding a Pure Drive in that pic. I've read somewhere that Agassi was a little bit of a racquet or tennis gear nut...guess he likes experimenting with different racquets these days. What I also find funny is that he was reported as being a good customer of Donnay in buying a big batch of the X-P Dual Black 102 racquets.

    Now if someone could produce a video of Andre using the APDGT, that would be even cooler!
     
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    Noooooooooooooooooooo!!!!!
     
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  15. Alchemy-Z

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    I don't understand the hate for the APD? anti-Rafa fans maybe?

    I tried out about 12 different sticks before finding I liked it best...I am leaning a little more towards the storm with it's 98head since I mostly play net. but still.

    I'm honestly glad to see it Wilson was about the only brand you could find anywhere when I was growing up and just as Head made its way up the ranks now so has Babolat... more competition = better sticks for consumers.
     
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  16. Sinner

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    Interesting...
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  17. Roforot

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    Yes. Steffi's using a PDR!
    I just ordered one. Although I'm a guy, she was one of my favorite players!
     
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    i'm a big agassi fan.... time to look for a APD..hahaha it's funny I was looking for used original APD on the bay yesterday....
     
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    Agassi hit incredible shots with that racquet too. Nice highlights.
     
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    This couple just gets to me. Do they not eat! Protein shakes and sit-ups are no way to spend retirement. :smile:
     
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    He certainly doesn't need a personal trainer. Dude is cut!
     
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    A hair stylist?
     
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    seeing Agassi using the racquet makes me want to demo it.
     
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