Babolat Pure Strike vs Wilson Clash 100 Pro

In this article, I look at the racket specs of the Babolat Pure Strike 16 x19 and the Wilson Clash 100 Pro to see how these two tennis rackets compare to each other.

For the comparison below I have used the 3rd generation of the Pure Strike and the V2 of the Clash 100 Pro.

Babolat Pure Strike vs Wilson Clash 100

Racket Specs Comparison

Babolat Pure StrikevsWilson Clash 100
3rd GenerationVersion:V2
Babolat Pure StrikeDesign:Wilson Clash 100 V2
98inHead Size:100in
27inRacket Length:27in
323g (11.39oz)Strung Weight:326g (11.50oz)
300g (10.58oz)Unstrung Weight:310g (10.93oz)
327g (11.54oz)Swing weight:325g (11.46oz)
7pts HLBalance Point:12pts HL
66Frame Stiffness:59
Low to MediumPower:Low to Medium
Intermediate to AdvancedPlayer Level:Intermediate to Advanced
21mm/23mm/21mmBeam Width:24.5mm/24.5mm/24.5mm
Coral and WhiteMain Color:Red Cherry
16 x 19String Pattern:16 x 20
8T,8HMain Skips:7T,9T,7H,9H
Syntec TeamGrip Type:Pro Performance

The main differences between the two rackets are the Clash 100 Pro has a bigger head size (100in vs 98in), a more head light balance (12pts HL vs 7pts HL), a lower stiffness rating (59 vs 66), a thicker beam width (24.5mm vs 23mm), and an extra cross string (16×20 vs 16×19).

In terms of similarities, both rackets have a 27in racket length, and have very similar strung (326g (11.50oz) vs 327g (11.54oz)) and swing weights (325g (11.46oz) vs 327g (11.54oz)).

Pro Player Endorsements

The Pure Strike 16×19 is currently endorsed by Cameron Norrie and Alize Cornet, while the Clash 100 Pro is not currently endorsed by any pro players as it is aimed more at recreational play.

Where can you buy these rackets online?

The rackets are available to buy on Amazon*, Tennis-Point*, and Tennis-Warehouse.

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