Wilson Fierce BLX Squash Racket

It’s the Wilson Fierce BLX Squash Racket:

Wilson Fierce BLX Squash Racket
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Racket Specs via amazon.com
Weight: medium (133 grams)
Balance: medium (35.3 cm)
Head size: 487cm2

Now, the BLX, if you’ll remember from other Wilson squash rackets, stands for basalt, which, you’ll remember, is derived from lava. Hot.

Lava
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And the fierce, I’m quite sure, is a sly reference to Beyoncé’s album, I Am… Sasha Fierce.

sasha-fierce
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This would ordinarily be one of the worst album names of all time, except this album gets a free pass, because it gave us the Single Ladies video:

Which, as some commentators have pointed out, is one of the best videos of all time:

Of all time!

kanye

I REST MY CASE.

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2 comments… add one

  • Is there any difference between this racquet and the ripper? The specs look incredibly similar!

    Reply
    • Hi George, they do look pretty similar. The Ripper looks a little more head light. I haven’t compared them directly though — good question.

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