THE REAL TRUTH ABOUT "PRO RACQUETS"....

Discussion in 'Pros' Racquets and Gear' started by blink1111, Nov 5, 2004.

  1. blink1111

    blink1111 Guest

    "Those inside tennis circles know that Hewitt is one of many players who use a paint job to disguise their outdated rackets to look like the newer models they are paid to endorse..."

    "...Florida-based racket stringer, said he's handled the rackets of Head endorsers Marat Safin and Gustavo Kuerten. Under the paint, Ludwig claims that Safin uses a Prestige Classic, which was made in the early 1990s, and that Kuerten uses a Pro Tour 630. According to Head, Safin uses a LM Prestige 600 and Kuerten uses a LM Prestige..."

    IF YOU WANT TO KNOW MORE...

    http://sports.espn.go.com/sports/tennis/usopen04/news/story?id=1872892
     
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  2. HeavyBall

    HeavyBall Rookie

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    That article's old news around here.
     
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  3. Jay34

    Jay34 New User

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    Thanks, but that article has been around for a while. Nice try though
     
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  4. blink1111

    blink1111 Guest

    no problem! as long as someone who doesnt know about it reads it, its good.
     
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  5. kobun

    kobun New User

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    I didn't know. I hope more things like this are posted.

    Thanks,
    kobot
     
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  6. Lambsscroll

    Lambsscroll Professional

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    Its not a good idea to discourage others from sharing information. People join this forum on a daily basis.
     
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