Roland Garros Blade 98 (18x20) v8 Tennis Racket

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Description
Sporting a refined look with French script font patterned across the frame, the Roland Garros Blade 98 (18x20) v8 commands attention with eye-catching design alongside championship performance. While its clay-inspired looks stand out, the interior of the frame features new FORTYFIVE° technology to increase flexibility and stability, yielding excellent feel for the modern, vertical swing path common in today's game. In addition, the carbon fiber handle extends to the end cap for enhanced feel and torsional stability, producing a frame that exceeds all expectations for the latest evolution of the most popular racket franchise on the pro tour.
Features

Sophisticated design features anodized elastic finish with signature clay look and logo of Roland Garros on throat
String pattern (18x20) optimizes string durability and generates stiffer response for enhanced touch and precision
FORTYFIVE° increases flexibility and stability to produce a more connected-to-the-ball feel while better complementing the modern, vertical swing path used by most competitive players
DirectConnect extends the carbon fiber handle to connect directly to the end cap for improved feel and enhanced torsional stability
Top Grip Taper provides better feel for top-hand grip placement
Ergonomic End Cap yields improved comfort and playability
Braided Graphite + Basalt composition improves the flex of a racket to produce enhanced feel and control
Parallel Drilling provides a consistent, more forgiving string bed response
 

Specs

Age Group : Adult

Series : Blade

Collection : Feel

Country Of Origin : China

String Pattern : 18 x 20

Unstrung Balance : 7 pts HL / 32 cm

Unstrung Weight : 305 grams

* Pros often customize the racket they use. Racket specifications on endorsed consumer models may vary from the models used by Pros for match-play.

ABOUT

Crafted with a dynamic, color-shifting metallic paint, Blade v8 makes a statement with innovative design and elevated performance. The most popular frame on the Pro Tour increases both flexibility and stability to produce an appealing connected-to-the-ball feel for modern, vertical swings commonly used by more advanced players.

TECH

FORTYFIVE° A patent-protected lay-up strategically used in Blade v8 to produce a more connected-to-the-ball feel. The technology increases both flexibility and stability to better complement the modern, vertical swing path used by most competitive players in todays game.

DIRECTCONNECT New carbon fiber handle technology constructed directly to the endcap that increases tortional stability for enhanced power and feel.

AGIPLAST BUMPERS & GROMMETS A bio-based plastic derived from castor bean oil creates a more eco-friendly racket strong enough to perform at an elite level

DESIGN DNA

COLOR-SHIFTING PAINT Blade v8 pushes design boundaries while staying true to the philosophy of uncontaminated racket design. This time it’s manifested through a bold colorway that shifts through a landscape of colors as you swing — from an earthy green to elemental copper. The rest is in the meticulous details, creating a racket that wants to be held for the player bold enough to pick one up.

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Roland Garros Blade 98 (18x20) v8 Tennis Racket

Men's Tennis Apparel

SizeChestWaistInseam
S36-3730-3232
M38-3933-3432.5
L40-4235-3633
XL43-4537-3933.5
2XL46-4840-4234


SizeChestWaistInseam
S91-9477-8181
M97-9984-8782
L102-10790-9284
XL109-11494-9984
2XL117-122102-10786


CM IN

How to measure

Chest

Measure around the fullest part of the chest.

Waist

Measure around the natural waistline.

Seat

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Women's Tennis Apparel

SizeBustWaistHipInseam
XS (0-2)31-3225-26

34-35

79
S (4-6)33-3469-7191-9480
M (8-10)90-9274-7796-10281
L (12-14)94-9779-81104-11082
XL (16-18)99-10284-90112-11784


SizeBustWaistHipInseam
XS (0-2)78-8164-6686-9079
S (4-6)84-8769-7191-9480
M (8-10)90-9274-7796-10281
L (12-14)94-9779-81104-11082
XL (16-18)99-10284-90112-11784


CM IN

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Bust

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Waist

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Hip

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Boy's Tennis Apparel

SizeBustWaistSeatHeight
XS (6)

23-24

22-23

24-25

46-48

S (7-8)

26-27

23.5-24.5

27.5-28.5

49-54

M (10-12)

27-28

25.5-26.5

29-30.5

55-59

L (14-16)

30.5-32

28-29

32-34

60-64

XL (18-20)

33-35

29.5-30.5

35-36.5

66-69


SizeBustWaistSeatHeight
XS (6)

58-61

56-59

61-64

118-124

S (7-8)

66-69

60-62

70-72

125-138

M (10-12)

69-71

65-67

74-77

142-150

L (14-16)

77-81

71-73

81-86

156-162

XL (18-20)

84-89

75-77

89-92

169-175


CM IN

How to measure

Chest

Measure around the fullest part of the chest.

Waist

Measure around the natural waistline.

Seat

Measure around the fullest part of the seat.

Girl's Tennis Apparel

SizeChestWaistHipHeight

XS (6)

23–24

22–23

24–25

46–48

S (7-8)

26–27

23.5–24.5

27.5–28.5

49–52

M (10-12)

28–30

25–26

30–32

53–57

L (14-16)

32–34

28–30

34–36

58–62


SizeChestWaistHipHeight

XS (6)

58-61

56–58

61-64

118–124

S (7-8)

66-69

60-62

70-72

125–133

M (10-12)

71–76

64–66

76–81

135–145

L (14-16)

81–86

71–76

86–91

148–158


CM IN

How to measure

Bust

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Waist

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Hip

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Men's Tennis Footwear

 

US77.588.599.51010.51111.51212.51314
UK6.577.588.599.51010.51111.51212.513.5
EU40 ⅓4141 ⅓4242 ⅔43 ⅓4444 ⅔45 ⅓4646 ⅔47 ⅓4849 ⅓
INCH9.841010.2310.4310.6210.8211.0211.2211.4111.6111.811212.212.59

 

US77.588.599.51010.51111.51212.51314
UK6.577.588.599.51010.51111.51212.513.5
EU40 ⅓4141 ⅓4242 ⅔43 ⅓4444 ⅔45 ⅓4646 ⅔47 ⅓4849 ⅓
CM2525.52626.52727.52828.52929.53030.53132
CM IN

Women's Tennis Footwear

 

US5.566.577.588.599.51011
UK3.544.555.566.577.589
EU36 ⅓3737 ⅔38 ⅓3939 ⅔40 ⅓4141 ⅓4243 ⅓
INCH8.668.859.059.259.449.649.841010.2310.4310.82

 

US5.566.577.588.599.51011
UK3.544.555.566.577.589
EU36 ⅓3737 ⅔38 ⅓3939 ⅔40 ⅓4141 ⅓4243 ⅓
CM2222.52323.52424.52525.52626.527.5
CM IN

Junior Tennis Footwear

 

US123456
UK13.51.52.53.54.55.5
EU32 ⅔3435 ⅓36.537 ⅔39
INCH7.677.998.38.669.059.44

 

US123456
UK13.51.52.53.54.55.5
EU32 ⅔3435 ⅓36.537 ⅔39
CM19.520.321.1222324
CM IN

Unisex - Footwear Conversion Chart

US (Men's)44.555.566.577.588.599.51010.51111.51212.51314
US (Women's)5.566.577.588.599.51010.51111.51212.51313.51414.515.5
UK3.544.555.566.577.588.599.51010.51111.51212.513.5
EUR36 ⅓3737 ⅔38 ⅓3939 ⅔40 ⅓4141 ⅓4242 ⅔43 ⅓4444 ⅔45 ⅓4646 ⅔47 ⅓4849 ⅓
US (Men's)44.555.566.577.588.599.51010.51111.51212.51314
US (Women's)5.566.577.588.599.51010.51111.51212.51313.51414.515.5
UK3.544.555.566.577.588.599.51010.51111.51212.513.5
EUR36 ⅓3737 ⅔38 ⅓3939 ⅔40 ⅓4141 ⅓4242 ⅔43 ⅓4444 ⅔45 ⅓4646 ⅔47 ⅓4849 ⅓
CM IN