SQUASH is a racket and ball sport that has been likened to badminton and tennis.
It is the perfect game for solo players, as well as two or four players.
But what are the best squash rackets to buy this year?
Some may prefer lightweight rackets to ensure quick returns, without suffering any aches and pains.
However, others may be looking for a heavier design to ensure their return is powerful, although there are creations that have the best of both and are lightweight and aerodynamic, but are head-heavy for power and speed.
Well, Sun Selects has you covered and has found the best squash rackets to buy to suit everyone's needs, which won't break the bank.
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1. Best squash racket for beginners
For people who are slowly being introduced to squash will be looking for a lightweight piece of equipment, which is still strong enough to withstand powerful hits, when they take to the court.
Beginners are often cautious of splashing out too much on a new prop in case they fall out of love for the sport after a few sessions, which is why this affordable Slazenger design is the perfect purchase.
2. Best squash rackets for children
Getting children involved in sport is a must, but keeping them entertained and focused can be difficult, which is why a fast-paced game of squash is bound to be a hit.
The Wilson Ripper Junior Squash Racket will make their experience even better, as the purchase is lightweight and easy to hold, yet durable to withstand any knocks or powerful rallies.
3. Best squash rackets for adults
Adults who love nothing more than a game of squash to relieve stress and get the blood rushing will go head over heels for the Tecnifibre Carboflex racket.
This design has been created to provide a balance between power and handling, which means it is lightweight to not tire you down when playing but also strong enough to return a powerful serve.
4. Best squash rackets set
There is nothing better than getting the family, or a group of friends involved in a squash tournament, and this Wilson set is just the ticket.
The set comes complete with two Wilson squash rackets, as well as a case, squash balls and a water bottle, which is essential after working up a sweat on the court - what more could you want?
5. Best lightweight squash rackets
A lightweight squash racket is ideal for those who want to be agile when they are playing, or if they have a weakness in their arms or shoulder, as well as for beginners.
This Head Nano squash racket is the ideal purchase because it weighs 110g, but is head heavy, which means it can still pack some power behind the serve.
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