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Apacs Attack 66
A fast racket developed to suit power based players who want more control or those seeking to improve power generation.
YONEX Astrox 88S
The YONEX Astrox 88S is great for intermediate / advanced players of both singles & doubles.
Designed for balance, power and control, ideal for skill players with quick hands.
Here's what the Experts had to say about these rackets
Apacs Attack 66
Most suitable for beginner and intermediate players
All-round badminton racket is designed to give you faster swing, sharper and powerful drive shot and smashes.
Perfect for smashing and clearing
The Medium-flex shaft and even balance ensure that you always plenty of power for your shots. Offers a quicker swing through the air.
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Things to Consider When Purchasing a New Badminton Racket
- If you can pick up and get a feel for the racket before you buy. Unfortunately this is not always possible with many purchases obviously coming from online retailers.
- It may take a couple of weeks to get used to your new racket. Don't dismiss it as being the wrong racket until you have played several times with it.
- Do you like a lighter or heavier racket head? What about shaft flexibility? Stiff or flexible? The style of play will largely determine the answer to these questions but it is something you need to think about before purchasing.
- What type of string do you intend to use?
- What's your budget? Buying the most expensive racket won't instantly make you a better player. Technique and skill level are far more important.
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