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Babolat Pure Control Tour

Price: New $179.00

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Like the Pure Storm Tour GT, the Pure Control Tour provides strong intermediates and advanced players with a wonderful blend of control, stability and feel. With this update Babolat retains the crisp graphite & tungsten layup while strategically boosting the flexibility with a new material called Flex Carbon. The result is a comfortably crisp response that feels decidedly softer and more plaible than Babolat's stiffer, more modern player's sticks. Though nearly 12 ounces, this racquet's head light balance and manageable swingweight (316 RDC) give it a refreshingly fast feel feel from the baseline, a fact that lends itself to higher swing speeds and heavier spin. Factor in the exceptional control and you have a racquet that supplies aggressive players with the needed confidence to attack the ball. At net this one holds up well against pace, but its real strength is mobility, making it great on fast exchanges. Ultimately, the Pure Control Tour places a very effective combination of control and mobility in the hands of 4.5+ players. Those looking for a little extra flexibility and feel should love this one.

Head Size:
98 sq. in. / 632.26 sq. cm.
Length: 27in / 68.58cm
Strung Weight: 11.8oz / 334.52g
Balance: 12.63in / 32.08cm / 7 pts HL
Swingweight: 317
Stiffness: 63
Beam Width: 21mm / 21mm / 21mm /
Composition: Graphite/Tungsten & Flex Carbon
Power Level: Low
Stroke Style: Full
Swing Speed: Fast
Racquet Colors:
Black/ Red/ White/ Gray
Grip Type: Babolat Skin Feel
String Pattern:
16 Mains / 20 Crosses
Mains skip: 8T 8H
One Piece
No Shared Holes
String Tension: 52-62 pounds

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Pros Using this Racquet:

Jerzy Janowicz
Babolat Pure Control Tour Racquets
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