The Yonex Voltric Z Force II Badminton Racket was launched in 2014 prior to the All England Badminton Championships in Birmingham. The racket is used by World Number 1 Lee Chong Wei, replacing his original Voltric Z Force, and soon adopted as the racket of […]
New for 2014 in the UK is the Victor Thruster K7000S badminton racket.
TK7000S is currently used by Chinese Taipei singles star Tai Tzu Ying. It’s a striking racket in more ways than one. Yes the colours are bright although not to everyones taste. The most […]
This is the first Ashaway badminton racket I’ve tested and reviewed. My thanks to the UK Ashaway distributor Goode Sports for sending me this racket. I hope this review will open the door for more testing.
I’ve known of Ashaway as a brand for over 25 […]
Victor Europe have recently launched their new catalogue, timed for release with German Open and All England tournaments.
There’s a number of new badminton rackets available this year including the eagerly awaited Thruster K 9000. As usual, most Victor rackets are launched in Asia first, with […]
The big news from Yonex in 2013 is the launch of the much-awaited Nanoray Z Speed. Official video from Yonex quotes a new world record smash speed of 493km/h, exceeding the previous “record” set by Arcsaber Z Slash. This will surely tempt many players with […]
Victor fans would have heard and expected the launch of the Victor Meteor MX90 over a year ago and some would argue that Meteor JJS signature was the original Meteor 90. I have no idea how much truth there is in this story but thankfully […]
Hot on the heels of my last review of the Thruster K 8000 badminton racket, Victor Europe has released the new Thruster K 6000.
Surprisingly, I was presented with the 4U G5 version. Measuring 89g with string and grip and with a BP around 313, this […]
The Meteor JJS badminton racquet has an unusual history. Designed and built for Korean player Jung Jae Sung, 2012 All England Men’s Doubles Champion and winner of countless tournaments worldwide with partner Lee Yong Dae. JJS retired from international badminton after 2012 Olympics where he […]