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Wilson Blade 98 V8 (18x20) Racquet · Unstrung

Wilson Blade 98 V8 (18x20) Racquet · Unstrung

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Grip size
4 1/8" (1 EU)
4 1/4" (2 EU)
4 3/8" (3 EU)
4 1/2" (4 EU)
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Product details

The Wilson Blade 98 18x20 V8 is a classic racquet that offers advanced players control and feel. The Blade 98 18x20 V8 offers an 11.4oz strung weight with a 4pt head with light balance for stability and plowthrough. The control-oriented 18x20 string pattern and low 60RA flex combine to offer accuracy for all types of shots.

Key Features:

  • FortyFive Technology – Next-generation carbon layup to bring a more connected feel on impact along with comfortable flexibility.
  • Control Oriented 18x20 String Pattern – The classic, tighter string pattern on the Blade 98 18x20 V8 offers enhanced feel and control from the baseline.
  • Direct Connect Technology – This technology fuses the butt cap with the carbon fiber handle for added stability on impact.
Age Group
Head size (sq in)
98 sq. in.
Length (in)
32cm/(12.6 in) - 7 pts Head Light
Beam width
20.6 mm
Weight strung (oz)
Swing speed
String pattern
18 x 20
Braided Graphite + Basalt
Graphite, Composite
Grip type
Wilson Pro Performance
Power level
Low, Medium
Stiffness (RA)
Endorsed by
Stefanos Tsitsipas
Frame Technology
FORTYFIVE°, DirectConnect, Parall Drilling
Grommet Technology
Parallel Drilling
No Cover
Racquet/Player Type
Avid Competitor
Recommended String Tension
50-60 lbs.
Wilson Blade 98 V8 (18x20) Racquet · Unstrung
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Alex Boyer
Alex Boyer
Verified tennis & racquet expert
Reviewed Aug 27, 2022

Control and spin. The blade has a 18x20 string pattern which leads to more control.

Danny G
Danny G
Verified tennis & racquet expert
Reviewed Aug 27, 2022

Advanced players seeking control and able to provide their own power.