What is Prince 03?

The Prince O3 tennis racquet technology is an innovation from the company that launched the original oversized racquet in the ’70’s, constant taper system in the 80’s, and the longbody in the 90’s.

What happened to Prince tennis brand?

(Reuters) – Tennis racquet maker Prince Sports Inc, which pioneered the oversized racquet, filed for bankruptcy protection in a U.S. bankruptcy court citing increased competition, piling debt and a decline in discretionary spending post the financial crisis that led to falling sales.

Is Prince a good tennis racket?

But here’s a fact: Prince still creates excellent racquets. One of the brand’s bestsellers of recent years has been the Prince Textreme Tour 100P, which is what French ATP pro Lucas Pouille uses. The racquet is just a great all-rounder, forgiving head size, nice feel, good power and spin and not uncomfortable.

How do I know my tennis racket grip size?

Ruler Test: To measure grip size using the ruler test, first place the fingers of your racket hand together, then align a ruler’s edge with the the bottom horizontal crease of your palm. Next, measure to the tip of your ring finger, this measurement is your grip size.

Do any pros use Prince rackets?

There are still a few tennis pros who persist with Prince racquets. We can mention Nicolas Kicker and his EXO3 Tour 100 racquets, Pablo Andujar with extended the O3 Tours, and Malek Jaziri with his Tour 100.

What is the normal tennis grip size?

Grip Size Basics Standard adult tennis racquet grip sizes normally range between 4 ⅛ inches to 4 ⅝ inches, which measures the circumference or distance around the edge of the handle (please note that some countries may express the racquet grip size differently; please use the chart below for reference).

What is the biggest tennis grip size?

Manufactured tennis racquet grip sizes range from less than 4” for juniors to 4 7/8” for the largest adult hands. This might not seem like much of a range, but the difference even an eighth of an inch makes is surprising.

Is the Prince O3 silver OS tennis racket light?

The racket is very light, has a large sweet spot and has a lot of power – she’s still reigning it in a bit. But once she got used to it she was like “I love this thing!” Shots she used to reach but not return she’s now returning, and often with accuracy to boot. On a break I tried it out on a few serves and was blown away by the power it has.

How much does a prince legacy 120 racquet cost?

Stringing information for Prince O3 Legacy 120 Racquets: Tension range 55 to 65 pounds, optimum 60 pounds. Buy 2 or more for $179.00 per racquet. With roots that extend back to the popular O3 Silver, the O3 Legacy 120 combines best of class comfort with ultra easy access to power.

Which is better Prince O3 or Wilson NXT?

Somehow this Prince OS3 Silver racket matches this Wilson NXT Tour 17 string much better than others. Update: We bought our third racket of this model and still very satisfied. On strings we have started to use Tecnifibre X-One Biphase strings and it is even softer than Wilson NXT.

Which is better Prince O3 silver or Babolat y-118?

My daughter and I favor the Prince O3 Silver as it is more powerful. The Babolat Y-118 has most control among the 4 brands but the sweet spot is a little higher away from the handle so takes a little getting use to, and it is the least powerful among the 4.