[Yahoo] A look back for the future of rackets (AP)

Rusty Backhand
06-26-2005, 05:16 PM
Designers have been using the latest materials and technology to improve tennis rackets for decades. Now, some are looking back a couple of millennia to Roman civilization for inspiration. Prince, which has been making rackets for 30 years, has expanded the traditional pin-size string holes on the rim into ovals -- a design based on the principal of the arch.