While on-court performance should be the ultimate barometer when adopting a racquet, there’s no denying that appearance factors into the equation. If you don’t like how a frame looks on a store shelf, let alone swinging in your hand, it’s much tougher to embrace. That’s not a problem for Dunlop’s CX line—the deep burgundy and black cosmetic adorning the latest version is a real stunner. And if you like flexible, control-oriented frames with great comfort and feel, it’s got the game to match.
But since we live in a world that loves options, Dunlop will soon being offering an alternative colorway. The CX Limited Edition frames have the identical specs and technologies as the original models, but come in a sleek, black cosmetic. Now there are two enticing looks to attract players to the racquet.
However, only three models in the line are getting the treatment—the CX 200, CX 200 Tour (18x20) and CX 400 Tour. Here’s a rundown of their vitals: