Author: Alex Robertson

The Harrow Vapor – Pack a punch!

Don’t be fooled by how light this racquet is, you can access some serious power too… How does it look? It comes as no surprise that a racquet named the ‘Vapor’ comes in such a light colour scheme, the racquet is clean white, and features bursts of yellow to give it an eye-catching appeal. The […]

The Harrow Spark – lightest of the light

Control, power, and maneuverability. Just a few of the many things the Spark has to offer! … How does it look? Harrow have used a black colour scheme with punches of lime green all over the frame, giving it a nice eye-catching pop! It also comes strung with Harrow’s zingy orange Barrage Pro multi-filament string, slightly […]

The Harrow Vibe – Feel every strike

This racquet is designed with the opportunistic shot maker in mind… Used by the baby faced assassin, Karim Abdel Gawad! A few words from the man himself: “the balance, the flexibility, the weight and the grip, I feel it’s perfectly matched with my game, so I really recommend anyone who likes the short game to […]

Get closer to the court – Asics Gel Blade 6

A lightweight shoe that lets you feel the court with every stride… If you want to maximise your speed and explosive movement, the Gel Blade 6 is absolutely ideal! From observation, the Gel Blade 6’s most notable feature is it’s very thin sole. It is important to note that for this shoe, performance is the number one priority! […]

Eye Rackets – Squash, and only squash!

We now see ‘Eye’ everywhere we look in the world of squash, and there is a reason for that… I firmly believe that the one thing every squash player has in common is passion. I personally find the sport more addictive than any other, and I think that this passionate attitude is something that is […]

A Review of the Eye V.Lite 115 Control

Disclaimer: Unfortunately, this racquet will not give you superpowers. But after watching some of Paul ‘Superman’ Coll’s performances using the V.Lite 115, it does make you wonder how he does it… Racquet aesthetic Performance and stats aside, every player wants their racquet to look good. The V.Lite 115 uses a slick black and white colour […]

The Eye X.Lite 120 Control, what a racquet!

Full disclosure: I have never given lighter squash racquets a chance at all, I have always preferred racquets on the heavier side. But I think the X.Lite 120 might have just changed my mind… The Maestro Used and endorsed by 4 times world champion Amr Shabana, if it’s good enough for the best, you already […]

Gawad takes the win at the Black Ball Open 2018

  Gawad’s route to the final A display of sheer consistency, strength, and skill was shown at the Black Bull Open by Karim Abdel Gawad. If beating Elshorbagy (world no.1) 3-0 in the quarter-finals and Momen (world no.4) 3-1 in the semis wasn’t enough, winning 3-1 against Farag (world no. 2) in the finals was […]

A Review of the Tecnifibre X-Speed Carboflex 130

First things first As somebody who has used Tecnifibre racquets religiously for a good few years, I’d like to assure you that my opinion of this racquet is completely unbiased! Looks For me personally, how a racquet looks is a really important factor when I’m looking to buy a new one. In terms of aesthetic, […]