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TR960 Control Tour Tennis Racket 16X19 (unstrung), Gaël Monfils

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Meet the TR960 Control Tour racket, the racket of choice by France's top professional male tennis player, Gaël Monfils. Together, Gaël Monfils and the Artengo team have worked on a new design, featuring a thin profile and flexible frame to deliver optimum control and performance. Racket sold unstrung.

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  • The racket of choice by France's top-ranked male tennis player, Gaël Monfils
  • Features thin profile and flexible frame to deliver optimum control and performance.
Model: 8646290

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TR960 Control Tour Tennis Racket 16X19 (unstrung), Gaël Monfils | Our designers have developed this racket in collaboration with Gaël Monfils for advanced players looking for control.

Meet the TR960 Control Tour racket, the racket of choice by France's top professional male tennis player, Gaël Monfils. Together, Gaël Monfils and the Artengo team have worked on a new design, featuring a thin profile and flexible frame to deliver optimum control and performance. Racket sold unstrung.

Directional Control

Supple racket with a thin profile and 630 cm² head for more control.

Power

16x19 string pattern for more power (compared to 18x20).

Stability

Its 285 swingweight (unstrung) guarantees excellent stability on impact.

Handling

Racket that remains easy to swing thanks to its head-light balance.

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TR960 Control Tour Tennis Racket 16X19 (unstrung), Gaël Monfils
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Great New Frame from Decathlon

Frame plays externally well, excellent feel and the lower RA helps with touch and response. The 16x19 open pattern provides lots of spin but you are able to come thru the ball very well. The lower Singweight allows you to customize the specs to your liking easily. String it up with both Ali power 17g and then later with the Artengo brand rough poly. Both times the frame preformed extreme well. Plays very much like the older Head Prestige or the current Head Speed sticks. But at a price $100 less is an absolute deal. Well worth the price and a definite winner for advanced or stronger up and coming players.

Excellent player’s racquet

Excellent player’s racquet with enough power and control

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Great racquet for a great price

The racquet I was using was the Wilson Clash 100 (with added weight) but I decided to try this racquet based on some positive reviews & because it’s such a good price. Strung it with Solinco Confidential 1.25mm (all I had left at that point, lol) and it felt really easy to play with from the get go. I added some weight at 3, 9 & 12 o’clock but it’s an excellent all-round racquet, good for modification and it compares well to other racquets that are nearly twice the price. My understanding is that spec-wise, it’s similar to the Wilson Ultra.

Amazing Product!

Great control!

Good racket in stock form

A really good control oriented racket. I strung it with a multi filament for better feel on my shots. Easy access to spin. Stable even on stock form. A good platform for customization (adding weight and stuff). Sweet spot is small. Good for intermediate & advance players. Ordering from the app doesn’t work at the moment so you will have to order from their website but I saw a couple of TR960 tour 18x20 in Causeway Bay shop.

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What's up?

We received notice of "pre-sale" of this racquet for members only...And there is no way to pre-order...

'Gran control, buena potencia, excelente feeling

Mi anterior raqueta era una Prestige MP grapheme 360 y logré mas potencia con un excelente control, ideal para jugadores intermedios o avanzados. Buen spin pero sobre todo una buena sensación de control de la pelota. Recomiendo probarla, sobre todo la versión 16 x 19 con 6 gramos a las 9 y a las 3 y 4 gramos en el puño o un grip de piel debajo del sobre grip.

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Excelente raqueta

Despues de buenos entrenos con ella ,la verdad que es una maravilla ver como todos los golpes van donde uno quiere ,control y sensacion genial ,a lo mejor falta un poquito de potencia ,pero para la gente con algo mas de nivel esa potencia se la podemos generar nosotros ,asi que eso no es ningun problema ,en resumen :bonita,control,buen peso,manejable,vamos en mi opinion muy buena raqueta calidad-precio .Recomendable

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Buenas tardes Henry,


muchísimas gracias por tu comentario. Nos encanta saber que has encontrado en esta raqueta un producto de la mejor calidad para tus entrenamientos.


Efectivamente como señalas, es una raqueta específicamente diseñada para los jugadores más expertos que buscan control y sensaciones de golpeo.


Esperamos que la disfrutes durante mucho tiempo y que volvamos a verte pronto de nuevo por una de nuestras tiendas.


Atentamente,


Pablo, experto tenis Decathlon Santander

12/7/2022

Totalmente recomendable. Raqueta muy equilibrada, potencia y control.

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Finition parfaite

Petit retour après cordage. De la TR960 Tour control La qualité est présente, cordage facile, seul bémol pour le cordage en 4 noeuds, les oeillets de noeuds montants pouvaient être plus proche du dernier montant. Tres beaux Paint job mais avis personnel. En mains la raquette me fait penser a un mix de Blade et de prestige . On sent la souplesse du cadre et donc le côté control soft. L'association raquette tension cordage sera à mon avis primordial soit cela sera exceptionnel soit rien ne sortira de la raquette. A qui cette raquette est destinée, ? aux joueurs avec une bonne technique et un bel engagement sur la balle sans quoi une perte de puissance se fera vite sentir.

Incroyable de maitrise et…

Incroyable de maitrise et de stabilité, elle n'a rien à envier de la Prostaff. Superbe raquette pour les joueurs service/volée comme moi. Je recommande

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agréable à l'utilisation

Pas mal conçu. Très agréable à utiliser.

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Excellent matériel, rien à…

Excellent matériel, rien à envier au marque premium

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Une très bonne raquette…

Une très bonne raquette pour les très bons joueurs capables de l'exploiter. Pour moi, niveau 30, elle était trop typée contrôle. La TR 930 Spin Pro me correspond mieux.

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Additional Product Information

Composition

Racket frame

  • 45% Epoxy
  • 55% Carbon fibre

Racket handle

  • 30% Polyethylene low density
  • 70% Steel

Grip 1

  • 100% Polyurethane

Bumper grommet

  • 100% Polyamide 11

Racket string

  • 100% Polyethylene terephtalate

Racket end cap

  • 100% Polyamide 11

Weight (unstrung racket)

10.8 oz Weight: Measured in ounces. Just like balance point and length, the weight impacts a racket's swing-weight and therefore its maneuverability, stability and ability to transfer energy to the ball (power). The heavier the racket, the more power you'll get, but the harder it will be to handle. The lighter the racket, the easier it will be to handle, but the trade-off is less power.

Balance (unstrung racket)

12.4" Balance: This is the racket balance point, measured in inches from the bottom of the shaft. The higher the number (head heavy), the more powerful and stable upon impact the racket will be. However, it will also be harder to maneuver. The smaller the number (grip biased or handle heavy), the easier the racket will be to handle, but you'll have less power and stability.

Head size

98 in² Head size: This is the surface area of the racket head size measured in square inches. It has an impact on the racket's forgiveness and power. The larger the head size, the more powerful and forgiving it is, but the downside is less control. The smaller the head size, the more control you'll get, but you'll have to sacrifice power and forgiveness.

Ra

65 Ra Ra: This refers to the racket's stiffness, i.e. how much it bends under the impact of the ball. The stiffer the racket (the higher the Ra), the less it bends. The energy lost on impact is minimized and returned to the ball via the strings. Generally, a stiffer racket offers greater power.

Swing weight (unstrung racket)

SW = 285 Swing weight: This indicates how easy a racket is to handle and its ability to transfer energy to the ball (power). The higher the swing weight, the more powerful the racket, but also the harder it will be to handle. Conversely, the lower the swing weight, the easier the racket will be to handle, but the trade-off is less power. The swing weight is derived from a combination of the racket weight, balance, and length.

Stringing:

16 x 19 String pattern: This is the number of mains (vertical strings) x the number of crosses (horizontal strings). The more strings the pattern has, the more "closed" it is; the fewer it has, the more "open" it is. A more closed string pattern offers a greater feeling of control, but less power and spin. A more open string pattern provides more power and spin, but less control.

Length

27" Length: This is the length of the racket from the bottom of the grip to the top of the head. It is measured in inches. The longer the racket, the more power you'll get, but the flip side is that it will be harder to handle. The shorter the racket, the easier it will be to maneuver, but you'll have to give up power.

Mpo technology

Mass Polarization Optimization (MPO): Mass is distributed inside the racket for an optimal balance between handling and stability on impact. This technology also reduces fabrication tolerance on the weight and balance by 40%. This helps create consistent rackets that meet final specs and usage conditions.

Spin concept technology

The Spin Concept technology on the racket grommets improves string movement at the time of ball impact, increasing spin.

Hmc

High modulus carbon makes the racket stiffer.

Origin

Imported

Product testing

Our rackets undergo testing in the lab and on the court. This racket was tested for several hundred hours by our engineers, technical partners, and certified club coaches. This racket was developed in collaboration with all Artengo technical partners and various high-level players.

Storage instructions

Avoid major temperature fluctuations.

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