Badminton Racket Written Reviews

Victor Meteor JJS Badminton Racquet Review

– Posted in: Badminton Equipment, Badminton Racket Written Reviews, Victor Badminton Rackets
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Background 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 gained a bronze medal. His signature racquet was launched […] Read More

Victor Thruster 8000 Badminton Racquet Review

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Background The Thruster series of badminton racquets is a relatively new addition to Victor range (launched late 2012/early 2013). Thruster 8000 (TK8000) is the first racquet to be introduced in this series. TK7000 and TK6000 are recent additions although it’s unclear whether they will be on offer worldwide. This particular series appears to follow a […] Read More

Victor Bravesword Lee Hyun IL Badminton Racquet Review

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Background My third recent Bravesword review is Lee Hyun IL Signature model, a racquet I’ve really been looking forward to reviewing following an initial test in Germany in July. Generally speaking I’m not a great fan of signature racquets because the name can sometimes get in the way in respect of whether the racquet's any […] Read More

Victor Bravesword 12 Badminton Racquet Review

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Having recently reviewed Bravesword Lee Yong Dae signature, it only seemed right to review this players current choice from Victor range, Bravesword 12. Taking a look at the worlds best who use Victor products I was amazed how many have selected BS12 as their racquet of choice. Whilst I accept these players receive a customised […] Read More

Victor Bravesword Lee Yong Dae Badminton Racquet Review

– Posted in: Badminton Equipment, Badminton Racket Written Reviews, Victor Badminton Rackets, Victor Bravesword
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Background Victor has already established a well-deserved reputation for manufacturing world class badminton racquets, equipment and clothing. One of their most popular racquets is Bravesword Lee Yong Dae  - a signature version of the racket chosen by former Olympic Gold medallist Lee Yong Dae (LYD) from Korea. Whilst still relatively young, LYD is firmly established […] Read More

Yonex Arcsaber Flashboost Badminton Racquet Review

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Yonex Arcsaber Flashbbost Badminton Racket

In 2013 Yonex surprised us all by launching two additional racquets in the Arcsaber range, namely Arcsaber 11 and the unusually named Flashboost. Many Yonex followers were expecting to see a scaled down Arcsaber range in 2013 on the premise that this is the next range to be withdrawn and a new successor announced. Perhaps […] Read More