Everyone should get the chance to play with an 85 at some point in their life. It’s a totally different way of playing the game, and once you get used to it, it’s the most fun you can have on a tennis court.
The great man himself, Roger Federer, used an 85 in the early part of his career, and there’s no doubt using such a precise weapon will have honed his technique in preparation for winning all those Grand Slam trophies. What racket was it he used? Why, the legendary Pro Staff 6.0 85, of course.
Cross Section: 17mm Flat Beam
Headsize: 85 sq. in.
String Pattern: 16x18
Unstrung Balance: 30.5cm / 12 HL
Unstrung Weight: 342g
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Measuring Your Grip Size
Choosing the right grip size is a vital part of playing tennis. The right grip size will make your racket feel natural and comfortable.
Use a ruler and measure (in inches) from the crease fold in your hand, to the top of your ring finger. Please see table below:
Note: It is always better to go for a smaller grip size, as you can easily increase your grip size with over grips.