Players looking for a lightweight racquet that offers combined comfort and power with exceptional maneuverability will find their match with the Asics 116. This racquet allows easy access to pace and spin thanks to the extended length and maneuverable feel. Because of the oversize head and thick beam, players will enjoy added power and depth. This racquet will add power to your game while allowing you to enjoy a crisp and lively response. At net, this racquet makes it simple for any player to react quickly on reflex volleys or put balls away with ease. Potential to add speed and pace will be ample when it comes to serving with the Asics 116. This is a great option for beginner to intermediate players looking for comfort and controllable power. Our playtesters have found this racquet to shine on the doubles court.
Asics recommends stringing the crosses 5lbs lower than the mains for optimal performance.
116 sq. in. / 748.39 sq. cm.
|Length: 27.25in / 69.22cm|
|Strung Weight: 9.5oz / 269.32g|
|Balance: 1 pts HH|
|Beam Width: 27.5mm / 27.5mm / 27.5mm /|
|Power Level: Medium-High|
|Stroke Style: Compact-Medium|
|Swing Speed: Medium-Fast|
Red and Gold
|Grip Type: Asics Synthetic|
16 Mains / 22 Crosses
Mains skip: 8T & 6H,8H,10H
Shared Holes: 11H
|String Tension: 53-63 pounds|
Dunlop Biomimetic S8.0 Lite
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