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KreedOn Top 12: Best Squash Rackets in the Indian Market

With its unique four-walled court and one of its kind playing style, Squash is one of the most interesting indoor sport. Squash has gathered quite a fan base in India as both professional sport and recreational activity. The sport also helps improve the stamina and coordination of athletes. No matter why you are playing the sport, a quality squash racket is a must. So let us take a look at ten best squash rackets.

It is first important to consider a few factors like the weight, material used, balance and grip of the squash racket before buying it. With that in mind, let’s dive in:

1. Nivia Blackthorn

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Nivia has made a name for themselves in the Indian market with sports equipment for beginners. And squash is not an exception to it at all. Nivia’s Black Horn squash racket is a perfect product for beginners at a reasonable price.

The blackthorn uses graphite lined aluminium material which helps it keep the racket lightweight. At around 170 g, it is an ideal weight for beginners of the sport. The racket also comes with a racket cover.

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2. Jonex Aluminum (Composite) with Dunlop Ball

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The perfect racket for beginners without spending a lot of money. The Jonex Aluminium even comes with the Dunlop squash ball and the racket cover, a complete set for youngsters before setting a foot on the squash court.

The aluminium makes the racket lightweight and durable. The sheep string allows an athlete to take hard shots without damaging the string and polyurethane (PU) grip makes it easier to keep hold of.

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3. HEAD Nano Ti Spector 2.0

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Head, the American-Dutch Sports brand is world-famous for their rackets in Tennis and Squash. The brand is also used my multiple squash superstars around the globe.

The Head Nano Ti Spector 2.0 comes with the classic throat shape and is affordable for advanced players. The Nano titanium technology offers strength and flexibility to the frame.

Weight: 195 g

Balance: Head Light

Head Size: 485 cm²

Beam: 20 mm

String Pattern: 14/19

Grip Size: 4

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4. HEAD Nano Ti Tornado

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Just like the Head Nano Ti Spector 2.0, this racket comes with the Nano Titanium Technology which offers strength and flexibility. But the Head Nano Ti Tornado has an added advantage with the hydrosorb pro grip, especially perforated for higher sweat absorption and comfortable grip.

Beam: 25 mm

Head Size: 710 sq.cm.

Weight (Unstrung): 208 grams

Balance: 245 mm

String Pattern: 16/19

Grip Size: 4

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5. HEAD Microgel 125

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Although a little expensive, Head Microgel 125, is one of the finest rackets for advanced players. The racket provides great power on the hit and head-grape balance. The microgel here is combined with carbon composite fibres to make the racket strong and stiff.

Beam: 20 mm

Head Size: 500 cm²

Frame Weight: 125 g

Balance: 370 mm

String Pattern: 12/17

Grip Size: 4

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6. Dunlop HYPER FIBER+ REVELATION 125

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The British sports brand, Dunlop is 110 years old and is also known for its expertise in racket sports. Dunlop also provides the squash balls for the Professional Squash Association and Women’s Squash Association.

But coming back to the Hyper Fiber+ Revelation 125, the racket is durable and stiff which comes with the aerodynamic help for powerful shots for strong players. The material used for this racket is premium graphite. The material makes it a light racket for advanced and intermediate players.

Head Size: 500 sq. cm.

Racket Weight: 125 g

Balance Point: Extra Head Light

String Pattern: 14/18

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7. Dunlop SR-Apex-Synergy Carbon-Fibre

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The phrase carbon-fibre screams lightweight, doesn’t it? And you are not wrong. The Dunlop SR Apex Synergy weighs just 120 grams. The 16×19 string pattern helps you choose from a wide array of shots without worrying about the racket.

Another speciality of this racket is the Power- Ridge Technology which reinforces the throat area of the racket to deliver increased stiffness. This technology stabilizes the racket head during the impact with the ball, improving the overall power on the shot.

Head Size: 525 sq. cm.

Weight: 120 grams

String: 16×19

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8. Tecnifibre Dynergy 117

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At 117 grams, squash rackets don’t get any more lightweight for advanced level squash players. Original Tecnifibre strings are used in this racket, allowing you to take slick shots without compromising the power on the shot.

The build of the Tecnifibre Dynergy 117 is simply exquisite and one of the best in the world. And did we mention it is ultra-lightweight with just 117 grams, thanks to high modulus graphite?  The racket also comes with a cover for protection.

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9. Wilson Hammer Tech Pro Squash Racket

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Wilson is known for their rackets on the Tennis court. But don’t count the US-based sports brand out on the squash court either. Wilson has used its iconic ‘W’ on some quality squash rackets and has been approved by some of the finest players of the sport.

This particular Hammer Tech racket comes with 16×16 string pattern. It weighs just around 150 grams, ideal for intermediate and advanced players. And for a brand as famous as Wilson, this racket is not very expensive either.

Head Size: 464 sq. cm

Unstrung Weight: 135 grams

Strung Weight: 150 grams

String Pattern: 16 x 16

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10. Dunlop Hyper Revelation

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This Dunlop racket is one of the best in the market for professional squash players with its lightweight and easy to control shots. Granted, it is a little more expensive than others in this list but it’s a long term investment for athletes unless you go ‘Full Boyle’ in the court. (Brooklyn Nine-Nine Fans here?)

PS: This is the current men’s world champion, Ali Farag’s go-to racket. Makes it worth the investment now, doesn’t it?

Head Size: 490 sq cm

Frame Weight: 128g

Balance: Heavy Head

String Pattern: 14×19

String Tension: 9-14 kg

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11. Prince Textreme Pro Sovereign 650

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An upgrade on the famous Prince TT Sovereign, the all-new Prince Textreme Pro Sovereign 650 give you the complete control of the game. With 16×17 string dimensions, the racket allows you to hit the perfect length and sending the opponent on a small tour of the court.

The Textreme, as the name suggests is made for all sorts of extreme conditions and surroundings which makes it durable and a must-have weapon in your collection.

Head Size: 480 sq. cm.

Unstrung Weight: 135 grams

String: 16×17

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12. Tecnifibre Carboflex 125 Heritage Besaltex

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The Tecnifibre Carboflex 125 is made of graphite and besaltex, making it one of the most lightweight squash rackets in the list at just 125 grams. The tear-shaped head allows you to be in control of your shots. It’s a little expensive for a very good reason. If you are a professional and looking to switch things around, check this racket out- right now!

Head Size: 500 sq. cm.

String Pattern: 14 x 18

Weight: 125 g

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