Kei Nishikori Play Tests Wilson’s “The Burn” Racket And The Court Can’t Contain Him

The Burn, Booming Power + Spin Built For Baseliners.

The Burn, Booming Power + Spin Built For Baseliners.

Kei Nishikori Play Tests Wilson’s “The Burn” Racket And The Court Can’t Contain Him

Wilson Tennis and Japanese superstar, Kei Nishikori, the 2014 U.S. Open winner, have partnered up on “The Burn” racket. Because of his baseline dominance, this new performance racket was launched together with a funny YouTube video on the Wilson Tennis channel. The Sports Techie blog loves to cover tennis sports technology products and stories for our readers and followers who love the game as players, coaches and fans like we do.

Kei Nishikori Play Tests Wilson’s “The Burn” Racket And The Court Can’t Contain Him - Sports Techie blog.

Kei Nishikori Play Tests Wilson’s “The Burn” Racket And The Court Can’t Contain Him – Sports Techie blog.

Wilson Burn Racket Test, with Kei Nishikori
As you view the video advert, notice Kei play testing the racket designed for forceful power and enormous topspin, while the rooftop court at Wilson Labs barely contains each shot.

The Burn was created for baseliners, complete with a feature set that includes a carbon fiber frame that’s specially engineered for the task, including a larger sweet spot, rounded hoop for aggressive vertical swings and a longer handle for two-handed backhands.

Wilson Tennis and Japanese superstar, Kei Nishikori, the 2014 U.S. Open winner, have partnered up on “The Burn” racket.

Wilson Tennis and Japanese superstar, Kei Nishikori, the 2014 U.S. Open winner, have partnered up on “The Burn” racket.

Burn Specs

  • Spin Effect Technology: results in heavier shots with full control
  • Rounded Hoop: enlarges contact zone enabling more forceful vertical swings
  • Sony Smart Tennis Sensor compatible, sold separately: analyze tennis game in real-time via shot data review and video on the same app screen. Share progress with friends, coaches and recruiters
  • X2 Shaft: longer handle gives players increased leverage on two-handed backhand and better grip feel for changes
  • Parallel Driving: larger sweet spot surface area for better flexibility
  • High Performance Carbon Fiber Frame: added stiffness equals more explosive swing power

Review the full breakdown of key features and sports tech here.

Wilson Tennis, the new Burn racket.

Wilson Tennis, the new Burn racket.

Sports Techie, the Wilson Tennis marketing campaign to show the sport world how you #BurnTHEBaseline with the hottest new racket on the court is under full swing. Tag your Twitter photos with the hashtag #BurnTheBaseline and the tweet might end up on the Wilson website for all level of fans to engage with.

Kei is the first Asian male to win a Grand Slam and also be ranked in the ATP World Tour top ten. Nishikori’s current 2015 ranking is number 4 in the world. Kei moved from Japan to train at the IMG Bollettieri Academy in Florida and spoke no English when he came to America at age 14. Nishikori was sponsored by the CEO of Sony, makers of the Smart Tennis Sensor, sports technology component of The Burn. The baseline extraordinaire trains fulltime at the Nick Bollettieri Tennis Academy.

I watched the U.S. Open final on TV last year and the international social media chatter was off the hook as he brought home the championship because he is the first Japanese male player to ever step up and win a Grand Slam tournament.

The Burn, Booming Power + Spin Built For Baseliners, retails for $199.00.

You will destroy the ball cover, have pinpoint accuracy and boom shots with this innovative Wilson Tennis racket.

See y’all later in Seattle and here in Atlanta.

Sports Techie Social Media Networks

Newest
Sports Techie SportsBlog.com: http://www.sportsblog.com/profile/SportsTechie
Sports Techie Skyword: http://robertroble.skyword.com/
Sports Techie Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/user36773456
Sports Techie FriendFeed: http://friendfeed.com/sportstechienet

Established
Sports Techie Skype: sportstechie
Sports Techie Twitter: @SportsTechieNET:  http://twitter.com/SportsTechieNET
THE #SportsTechie Twitter: @THESportsTechie: https://twitter.com/THESportsTechie
Sports Techie Facebook Fan Page: http://www.facebook.com/SportsTechie
Sports Techie YouTube Channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/sportstechie
Sports Techie Google+: http://gplus.to/SportsTechie Sports Techie Google+ Community: https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/103708211458464405078
Sports Techie (Robert Roble) Google+: https://plus.google.com/+RobertRoble
Sports Techie LinkedIn Group: http://www.linkedin.com/groups/Sports-Techie-2958439
Sports Techie LinkedIn (Robert Roble): https://www.linkedin.com/in/robertroble
Sports Techie Instagram: http://instagram.com/sportstechie
Sports Techie Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/SportsTechie/
Sports Techie Moby Picture: http://www.mobypicture.com/user/sportstechieNET
Sports Techie Myspace (Bob Roble): http://www.myspace.com/549000677
Sports Techie Flickr: http://www.flickr.com/photos/86791607@N04/
Sports Techie Vine: https://vine.co/u/906354614369136640
Sports Techie Quora: https://www.quora.com/Bob-Roble
AND
Sports Techie Guy: https://twitter.com/sportstechieguy

Leave a reply

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

*