Defensive players, allrounders and disruptive players that want to play a wide range of anti-spin shots and dangerous attacks.
Very direct, with a short dwell time but very good control. For a strong anti-spin effect.
Technology: Hard sponge, taut anti-spin topsheet.
Pimples-out rubbers can also be useful in today’s game. They make it easier to control the ball when playing returns, give the ball a disruptive effect depending on the length of the pimples, and in combination with a pimples-in rubber on the other side of the blade, they make it possible to change the speed, which can cause problems for many opponents.