Top 10 Best Badminton Rackets
We stock all the best rackets as produced by all the major brands in the badminton world. With a proliferation of rackets from all the brands, all with minor variations on weight, balance and stiffness, how do you choose what is right for you? To help you to decide, we have listed our Top 10 rackets, which will give you a good indication of the best rackets currently available. If you are still unsure, why not have a look at our guide on How To Choose a Badminton Racket?
Victor Jetspeed S 10 Badminton Racket + FREE RestringThe Jetspeed S10 is the closest racket we've ever had to a genuine all-rounder; something that almost anyone can use and feel comfortable with. Thanks to its even balance, medium-stiff flex and incredibly fast frame, the S10 can help you produce some of the best attacking and defensive play you've ever had.
Yonex Nanoray 800 Badminton Racket + Free OptionsStill going strong, the Yonex Nanoray 800 is the successor to the famous Nanospeed 9900, and updated it hugely. The combination of a stiff shaft and a head-light balance means that plenty of players can benefit from the speed of this racket, giving you the best chance of reacting to anything your opponent can send over the net.
Victor Jetspeed S 12 Badminton Racket + FREE RestringVictor Jetspeed 12 takes the best-selling technology of the JS10 and the stability of the BS12 to produce one of the best rackets that Victor have ever created. Thanks to the slightly head-heavy balance and medium-stiff flex, this racket can be used by every type of player in any situation. Doubles players will appreciate the speedy Aero-Sword frame that offers you a fantastic defence, accurate drop shots, ferocious smashes and quick net play, allowing you to transition between back, front and mid-court with confidence. Singles players will appreciate the solid and stable head, ensuring that your pushes, clears and drives are punchy and accurate, enabling you to be aggressive or defensive when needed. If you're looking for a racket that can transform your game, then the JS12 should be at the top of your list.
Yonex Voltric 70 E-tune Badminton Racket + Free OptionsUpdating the iconic Voltric 70, Yonex have brought the fantastic E-TUNE system to the this racket, allowing you to tweak the balance, and power, of your racket to your preference. Combining a 4U weight and a head-heavy balance, this racket already offers you extraordinary power in the standard configuration, and by adding the weighted grommets to different areas, you can turn this racket into an all-rounder or a smashing machine.
Yonex ArcSaber 11 Badminton Racket + Free Options
The choice of our racket reviewer, Badminton England Coach and ex-England International player, Richard Doling, the Arcsaber 11 has already obtained legendary status. Combining an even balance and stiff flex, this racket is a fantastic choice for players that want an all-rounder that offers reliability and high-class performance.
Victor Light Fighter 7500 Badminton RacketVictorís Light Fighter series is one of the most innovative ranges in Badminton. With every racket weighing under 80g, these rackets are super-lightweight and incredibly manoeuvrable. Combining a stiff shaft and a head-heavy balance, the Light Fighter 7500 offers stunning power for your smashes, while the light weight ensures that this racket offers stunning speed on defence.
Yonex Duora 10 Badminton Racket + Free Options
Have you heard the buzz about this revolutionary racket yet? By combining two different racket profiles into one frame, Yonex have pushed badminton technology further ahead than ever before. The Box Frame, designed for your forehand, increases your power significantly, whereas the Aero Frame, designed for your backhand, increases your shot speed drastically. Before the DUORA 10, players would have to swap rackets to change up their game. Now, all you need to do is swap sides and carry on playing. Used by Men's Singles legend Lee Chong Wei, British Number 1 Rajiv Ouseph, and almost every major contender on the Men's Singles Tour.
Victor Thruster K 330 Badminton Racket + FREE Restring
If you're looking to start playing badminton and are unsure on your first racket, then the Victor Thruster K 330 is the perfect choice for you. Thanks to the Head-Heavy balance, this racket offers you plenty of power, allowing you to hit lengthy clears and powerful smashes with ease. And thanks to the flexible shaft, this racket is perfect for players who are developing their wrist and arm speed, giving you incredible comfort and power while you play.
Babolat X-Feel Blast Badminton Racket (2016) - RedCombining a 3U weight, seriously head-heavy balance and an extra stiff shaft, the Babolat X-Feel Blast is the ultimate smashers racket. Babolatís XP-AERO technology offers enhanced precision while METRICFLEX provides maximised power, ensuring that you can hit thunderous smashes from any angle, at any time.
Babolat X-Feel Lite Badminton Racket - YellowIf you're looking for an excellent doubles racket, then look no further. The latest addition of the X-Feel Lite highlights all of Babolat's groundbreaking technology and brings it into a user-friendly and competition-standard racket. Thanks to the 4U weight and Head-Light balance, this racket offers players brilliant manoeuvrability and net-play at the front, while the Medium-Stiff shaft and Metroflex technology ensure that you have fantastic smashes and drop shots at the back.
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Beware of counterfeit rackets on the internet. We have had instances of people bringing in counterfeit rackets for restringing at our store, which look almost like the real thing but go out of shape as soon as you put any kind of tension on the frame.