Wilson Blade 98 vs Yonex Ezone 100

This article will look at the racket specs of the Yonex Ezone 100 and Wilson Blade 98 to see how these two tennis rackets compare to each other.

Wilson Blade 98 vs Yonex Ezone 100

General Info

Below is some general information on these rackets including their brand, model numbers, version, and colors.

General infoBlade 98Ezone 100
Brand:WilsonYonex
Model Number(s):WR078711U(0-5)07EZ100
Version:V82020
Color(s):GreenSky Blue

Racket Specs

Below is a comparison of the technical specifications of the Wilson Blade 98 and Yonex Ezone 100, which you can use to get a better idea as to which may be a better suit for your game.

Summary of Differences: The Blade 98 has a smaller head size (98in vs 100in), a higher strung weight (321g vs 318g), a lower frame stiffness rating (60 vs 69), and a thinner beam width (21mm vs 23.5mm / 26mm / 22mm).

Racket Specs:Blade 98Ezone 100% Difference
Composition:Braided GraphiteM40X/HM Graphite
Head Size (sq cm)6326452%
Head Size (sq in)981002%
Length (cm)68.5868.580%
Length (in)27270%
String Pattern16 x 1916 x 19
HL or HH1HLHL
Strung Balance (cm)33330%
Strung Balance (pts)440%
Strung Weight (grams)3213181%
Strung Weight (ounces)11.3211.221%
Swing Weight3173170%
Unstrung balance (cm)32320%
Unstrung balance (pts)770%
Unstrung Weight (grams)3053002%
Unstrung Weight (ounces)10.7610.61%
Frame Stiffness606915%
Beam Width (mm)2123.5 / 26 / 225-24%

1 Head Light or Head Heavy

Pros and Cons

Below are what I think are the main pros and cons of these two tennis rackets.

Pros and ConsBlade 98Ezone 100
Pros– Good Control, Nice Design, Flat Hitters will enjoy this frame, Comfortable to play with– Manoeuvrable, Good Power
Cons– Heavy for Beginners, Low Powered Frame– Stiff Frame

Head to Head

Below are my recommendations in terms of which racket is better in terms of Power, Control, Spin, and Arm Friendliness.

H2HBlade 98Ezone 100
PowerWinner Grey
ControlWinner
SpinWinner Grey
Arm FriendlinessWinner

Player Recommendations

Below are our recommendations for recreational players at the beginner, intermediate, and advanced levels.

Player LevelBlade 98Ezone 100
BeginnerNoNo
IntermediateNoYes
AdvancedYesYes

Pro Player Endorsements

The Ezone 100 is endorsed by the following tennis player(s): Casper Ruud, Belinda Bencic, and Sorana Cirstea.

The Blade 98 is endorsed by the following pro tennis player(s): Alex de Minaur, Paul Badosa, Amanda Anisimova, Simona Halep, Emma Raducana, Elina Svitolina, Stefanos Tsitsipas, Pablo Carreno Busta, David Goffin, Karen Khachanov, Sebastian Korda, Tommy Paul, Lorenzo Sonego, Aryna Sabalenka, Madison Keys, Shelby Rogers, and Jelena Ostapenko.

Where can you buy these rackets?

The rackets can be purchased in most good online tennis shops like Tennis Warehouse and Racquet Guys.