After months of waiting, Roger Federer’s racquet finally got a name and full product marketing this week, Wilson announced. Federer will debut the branded “RF 97” this week in Canada. The racquet will be available for purchase in stores later this month.
Headsize: 97 sq. in
Weight: 12.0 oz unstrung (340g)
Balance: 12 pts Head Light
String Pattern: 16 x 19
Beam: 21.5 mm Flat Beam
After play-testing the larger frame last summer, Federer made the switch official at the start of the year.
Federer opens play with the newly-branded frame in Canada on Tuesday.
— Roger Federer (@rogerfederer) July 31, 2014
And earlier today Federer traded in his racquet for a different stick:
Got schooled by some NHL players today.. Had a blast! pic.twitter.com/3H9sLtbHjH
— Roger Federer (@rogerfederer) August 3, 2014
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