THE TECH Prince says the grommet-less structure enhances this lightweight (11 oz) racquet's string response for a more consistent hitting area.

ON THE COURT "There's excellent pop from this one, similar to the Babolat," says Leach. "It generates huge serves and makes tons of topspin. Word of warning: You might have control issues if it's not strung with poly string."

BEST FOR Advanced players looking for a 5 mph bump on their serves. [$190;]