Wilson Clash 98 Tennis Racquet

  • Wilson Clash 98 Tennis Racquet
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The revolution continues. Wilson introduces new racquets within their revolutionary Clash racquet line. The Clash gets its name by combining usually different traits of (power + control) & (flexibility + stability) all within the same frame.

The Clash 98 is designed to take advantage of the more vertical swing of the modern game. The Clash 98 bends in a very unique way, which creates a deeper ball pocket -- enhancing the overall feel for the frame while still providing excellent stability.

Wilson has implemented all-new technology into the Clash, starting with the introduction of “Free Flex.” Powered by a proprietary carbon mapping, the Clash bends in all-new dimensions so players can swing freely with more confidence. Wilson also developed the Clash with a unique frame geometry known as “Stable Smart” – designed through digital simulation, providing best-in-class stability and power, making the Clash one of the most flexible frames in tennis.

Specifications of the Clash 98 are very similar to that of the Clash 100 Tour. With a slightly smaller 98 square inch head, an 11.5 ounce strung weight, and a 16x19 string pattern -- the Clash 98 fits a wide variety of players looking for a mixture of power, control, and spin.

For Optimal String Performance Wilson Recommends:

  • Comfort: Wilson Sensation Plus
  • Control: Luxilon Smart

If selecting tension "Below Range", please note at checkout within the comments field your desired tension value.

Item #: WR008611U

    Racquet Specifications

  • Headsize: 98 sq. in.
  • Length: 27.00 in.
  • Weight (strung): 11.5 oz.
  • Stiffness (Babolat RDC): 55
  • Balance: 12.375 in. Head Light (9pts)
  • Cross Section: 24/24/24mm
  • Swingweight: 326 kg*sq. cm
  • String Pattern: 16x19
  • Grip: Wilson Pro Performance
  • Stringing Tips: Two piece racquet. Main String Skips: Throat: 7,9 | Head: 7,9



3 Stars

David from WA on 2/2/2021 12:00:00 AM wrote:

I bought this as an "upgrade" from my Burn, which I happened to love. I feel like I will need to experiment a bit with my string tension a bit before I can come up with a final verdict on this racquet, but my initial takeaways are: THE GOOD: I'm getting some extra effortless power off of this which has done some great things for my backhand. THE BAD: The strike feel of this racquet is unique in a way that I could best describe as soft. I feel a disconnect and lack of touch/control. THE TROUBLING:I've never had wrist issues in my life, but every time I've played with this racquet I've experienced wrist pain. I AM in my mid 40s and experiencing new aches and pains all the time, but the timing of this is suspicious. TAKEAWAY: I bought this without giving it a test run and I'd recommend not making the same mistake as myself. You may love it or hate, but it definitely lives up to the hype of being a unique feeling racquet

4 Stars

Clash from on 9/7/2020 12:00:00 AM wrote:

It has a good balance of both power and control

5 Stars

Sir swings allot from on 5/31/2020 12:00:00 AM wrote:

Head light so it feels much sturdier that my previous request. Less vibration, less elbow pain. Great raquet for flat power but you better be in position for your swing. It gives no assist to bad body position swings. Love it!!


5 Stars

Michael from CA on 12/21/2019 12:00:00 AM wrote:

The feel, the control, the power have all been amped up in this racquet. I have moved up a full level at my club. I am recommending this racquet to everyone I can