List your playing style, main racket, string & string tension

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  1. greblu

    greblu Regular Member

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    Game: Men's Doubles / Mens's Single
    Style: Singles; Tactical speed play (normally start with speed + power (first 5 points), than change to speed + control, and change back to speed and power for the last 5 points) but depends on opponent.
    Doubles; very aggressive speed style, Smash what can be smashed, sometimes play a fast drop.(Smash to Drop ratio ~5:1)
    Racket: LN N90(singles+doubles against slow opponents), {LN N90 II, LN N50} (doubles against faster opponents)
    String: BG66UM(26 lbs), NBG98(27 lbs), Bg65 (30 lbs)
    String Tension: 26-30 lbs
    Shoes: SHB101 LTD (Blue)
     
  2. dimcorner

    dimcorner Regular Member

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    Update to mine.

    Game: MD/XD
    Style: Defensive counter punch / smash placements
    Racket: Panda Power TPro / Ti-10 Gen3
    String: Ashaway ZyMax 62 @ 27/29 / BG66 Max @ 27/29
    Shoes: Asics Gel Lyte
    Grip: RKEP
     
  3. WoOZY

    WoOZY Regular Member

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    Location:
    Ottawa
    Game: Men Doubles/ Mixed Doubles
    Style: Aggressive
    Racquet: AT900P, Edgesaber 10
    String: NBG98, NBG95, BG66UM (In that order)
    Shoes: Mizuno Wave Tornado 5
    Grip: Yonex Strong Grap AC133EX
     
  4. TheNotoriousLIG

    TheNotoriousLIG Regular Member

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    Location:
    London
    Game: Doubles and singles (casual both)
    Style: Aggressive mostly but I enjoy spazzy gameplay too :p
    Racquet: Apacs Lethal 90
    String: Apacs stern 9
    Shoes: N/a
    Grip:Karakal super PU black
     
  5. XxJayL33xX

    XxJayL33xX Regular Member

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    Location:
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    Game: Singles and Doubles (Regional Level)
    Style: Counter Attack
    Racket: Arcsaber Z-Slash :: Arcsaber 8 DX
    String: Yonex BG 80Ti
    Shoes: Li-Ning China Gold National Team Shoes
    Grip: Karakal Super PU
     
  6. TheSmasherKing

    TheSmasherKing Regular Member

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    Somewhere on earth...
    Game: Singles and Doubles
    Style: Tactical & attacking game
    Racket: Asg Tornado 800, Warrior 7, Attack Power 9, Tornado 700, super power 93,Victor SW3250, CLS9300, lining uc2000a
    String: Yonex BG 66 (tension at 26lbs)
    Shoes: Apacs & Yonex
    Grip: Karakal Super PU & ASG Grip
     
  7. AMHLEE

    AMHLEE New Member

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    Location:
    Vancouver
    Game: Singles/Doubles
    Style: Attacking game ex. Half-smash/slice/smash etc.
    Racket: Singles - VT80 3UG5 Doubles - VT70 3UG5
    String: Yonex BG85 Tension 28-29lbs
    Shoes:: Yonex SHB-101LTD / Yonex SHB-102LTD
    Grip: Yonex Super Grap AC102EX
     
  8. Rivai Zhukov

    Rivai Zhukov Regular Member

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    Indonesia
    Game: Men's/Mixed Doubles
    Style: Offensive-Deception
    Racket: Yonex Voltric 80 & Armortec 600
    String: BG 66 29 lbs.
    Shoes: Yonex Ultima
    Grip: AC102EX / Towel Grip
     
  9. amleto

    amleto Regular Member

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    Game: Men's/Singles
    Style: Offensive-Deception
    Racket: Trinity Pro
    String: BG80 25lbs.
    Shoes: Asics Gel Blade III
    Grip: RKEP ultimate
     
  10. Sketchy

    Sketchy Regular Member

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    The Westcountry
    Game: Mixed Doubles / Mens Doubles
    Style: Rear-court attacking
    Racket: Ultra Pro / Ultra 2
    String: Ashaway ZM62 @24lbs
    Shoes: Babolat Shadow
     
  11. TheNotoriousLIG

    TheNotoriousLIG Regular Member

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    Update:
    Game: singles and doubles
    Style: Reflex and speed (I pressure the opponent rather than use tactics etc.)
    Racquet: Victor Meteor X80 and rarely i use Apacs Lethal 90
    String: MX80: bg66 ultimax and lethal 90: stern 9
    Shoes: Yehlex yx747
    Grip: Karakal pu black.
     
  12. cycilver

    cycilver Regular Member

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    Location:
    Ajax, ON
    Game: singles and mens doubles
    style: defensive and counter-attack, tactical
    racket: yonex ns9900 or at900p
    string: bg80 @24lbs
    shoes: yonex shb-101 ltd
    grip: super grap or rkep elite
     
  13. drew tze en

    drew tze en Regular Member

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    Game: singles and doubles
    Style: Offensive (doubles) All-round (singles)
    Racquet: Arcsaber Z-Slash TH
    String: BG66 @ 24lbs
    Shoes: Shb-85EX
    Grip: Yonex Towel grip
     
  14. precrime3

    precrime3 Regular Member

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    style:eek:ffensive with a few drops to keep enemy off balance racquet voltric 70 string karkal speed 28 lbs string tension
     
  15. Sunburned

    Sunburned Regular Member

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    Location:
    Canada
    Game : Single/doubles/mixted, the one I prefer is doubles.
    Style : Defensive in singles, more all-round/offensive in doubles
    Racquet : RSL millenium diamond x2 fp
    String : Yonex BG-65 (my coach strings them, so not up to me)
    Shoes : Yonex, those cheap ones.
    Grip : Yonex Supergrap or almost anything from Black Knight
    Bag : Black Knight
     
  16. sokol250

    sokol250 Regular Member

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    Occupation:
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    Location:
    Moscow
    Game: mixed and mens doubles
    style: defensive, attacking and tactical
    racket: Yonex ARC7 or AT70MG2
    string: BG80 @23lbs
    shoes: Lotto Futsal Pro Tre
    grip: Babolat pro team tacky
     
  17. Nicholas Yeoh

    Nicholas Yeoh Regular Member

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    Offensive & thinker, Yonex Voltric5, bg68ti, 24lbs computerized
     
  18. j4ckie

    j4ckie Regular Member

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    Singles:

    Style: Tactical offense (lots of deceptive drops, smashes when I'm in position), sometimes defensive
    Racket: BS09 (ZM67@27lbs, 3UG3), Arc ZS TH (BG65@29lbs, 3UG4), sometimes N90 (NBG95@30lbs, W3S2)

    Men's/Mixed Doubles:
    Style: Offensive - accurate/angled smashes & drops; accurate, aggressive netplay in MD; tactical drives/pushes in XD
    Racket: BS09, Arc ZS (BG66@27lbs, 3UG4), VT70 (BG80@27lbs, 4UG4)

    Shoes: YY SHB-92MX (yellow)
    Grip: Victor towel grip (on bare wood, only halfway up on the N90)
     
  19. TheComedian

    TheComedian Regular Member

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    Location:
    China
    Singles
    Style:
    Rally Builder: I make opponent move corner to corner. Moving him until a get a weak reply.
    Rhythm Breaker: I change my pace of shot depending on where my opponent is on the court. Change pace of movement and pace of shot. Attack at a consistent speed then change when, where, and pace of attacks. Deceptive net and overhead shots.

    Racket: FZ FORZA Titanium 666
    String: 湖南 Provincial team string. Unavailable outside of 湖南 and 广东. Strung at 29lbs
    Shoes: FZ FORZA: FZ3000M Bright Green
    Grip: FZ FORZA Towel Grip. On bare wood, to half way up the cone.

    I only play Singles.
     
  20. Nicholas Yeoh

    Nicholas Yeoh Regular Member

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    Update

    Gameplay : Singles(prefer-ed) / Doubles ;
    Style : Aggressive & Thinker;
    Rackets : Yonex Voltric5, Li-Ning HC1150 Ultra Sharp Series & Masuka Power 300;
    Strings : YoNeX BG68Ti, Li-Ning AP90 & YangYang N/A;
    Grips : Best(Bestech penang's grip), Best, Masuka (sucks);
    Shoes : Kronos & Pronex
     

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