Slazenger XCEL 2.5 Tennis Racquet

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Product Information:

Make every swing count with the Slazenger® XCEL 2.5 Tennis Racquet. Ideal for the competitive, intermediate player, this lightweight tennis racquet features aluminum alloy and graphite construction, offering increased frame stiffness and durability. The oversized head increases your hitting area and sweet spot, while the thin beam construction provides better ball placement and control so you can give it your all on the court.

  • Pre-strung tennis racquet
  • Swing Type: Moderate
  • Lightweight aluminum alloy and graphite construction offers increased frame stiffness
  • Oversized head increases the size of the hitting area for an increased sweet spot
  • Thin beam construction provides better ball placement and control
  • Ideal for competitive, intermediate player
  • Solid, comfortable grip
  • Model: SZXCEL2.5
  • Slazenger


  • Length: 27"
  • Head size: 110 sq. in.
  • Weight: 10.58 oz. / 300 g
  • String pattern: 16 x 19
  • Balance: 330 mm
  • Vendor color: Black/Orange
Country of Origin: China
Web ID: 2821851

Customer Reviews:

Rated 3.7 out of 5 by 20 reviewers.
Rated 2 out of 5 by Broke Very Very Quickly Broke Very Quickly with no wall or floor damage May 1, 2008
Rated 1 out of 5 by Neck cracked after first use The fibreglass coating around the aluminum frame cracked the first time I used it, without hitting any walls or the floor. so far, It hasn't affected the feel, but the aluminum frame is now visible at the neck. The crack has worsened everytime i've played and i've only used it 4 or 5 times. March 23, 2008
Rated 1 out of 5 by not so great I got this raquet a few months ago and it has already broken and is unusable. I thought it was poorly made. January 30, 2009
Rated 5 out of 5 by Great Racquet I personally love this racquet. Have played with it for about 3 months now and have had no problems. In some of the other reviews they say that there is a lot of vibration and not enough power but I don't think this is the case. It's light, has decent power, decent spin, and is very satisfactory. I know it can't match up to specs of a more expensive racquet, but it is top notch for $30. June 7, 2015
Rated 4 out of 5 by This racquet is great. The racquet is light in weight and has a good grip feel to it. It seems to flow more easily during swings than some previously used racquets. I would recommend this as an affordable, quality racquet. May 13, 2015
Rated 3 out of 5 by good value, decent racquet for the price i only wanted a racquet for occasional play and didn't want to spend a lot. it's not bad for what i need it for, although for someone who plays more frequent this may not be a good choice. the wrap was very slick, i had to re wrap it first thing and there is a pretty small sweet spot, so miss hits feel a bit uncomfortable. for me it worked out well, although if i ever decide to increase my play time, i will be looking to upgrade. April 21, 2015
Rated 1 out of 5 by Never Again I baught this raquet lest season for my JV tennis season because it was cheap and I needed a raquet. I showed it to my varisty coach and he told me its junk. It vibrates constantly and really light weight, so it moves in my hand after every contact with the ball and its very difficult to control the ball. I don't recomend this raquet. March 6, 2015
Rated 4 out of 5 by It is a fair deal It was awesome but the handle was white and the top was a little sticky and got all dirty there. However overall it was great! October 22, 2014
Rated 4 out of 5 by Very good, but very light I own the racket, but I'm not a major player. I just recently took up tennis and thought it to be a very good racket, but my pro coach thought it was a children's racket because it was so light and I had better control with his heavier one. Ultimately, I believe it is a great product for beginners, but if you're serious you may want a heavier racket. July 17, 2014
Rated 2 out of 5 by Price is attractive; quality is mediocre at best Picked this one based on the Slazenger reputation, price and overall positive reviews. It feels very light and quite unstable when hitting the ball. Even on dead-center contacts, it bounces back a lot more than any other racquet I have played with. Also, I can feel it vibrating in my hand for a relative long time, after each hit. Would only consider it good for first time players who want to try tennis at minimal cost. July 17, 2014
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