Originally Posted by MAXXply
It's a special China-only limited edition release. Wilson Asia wanted to target rich Chinese and overseas-Chinese collectors. They wanted to market a racket that would be desired by the same (Asian) collectors who collect luxury watches or Hello Kitty toys. Rumour has it that a tennis-loving "Princeling" son of a high-ranking Party official bought 10 of these just to display on his wall.
You'd think that the rich collector would spend their money on some real signature racquets that can be purchased at auctions that come up time to time as opposed to buying something that is clearly an untested gimmick.... then again what would I know, I'm not a rich collector