Babolat

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Babolat
Industry Sports equipment
Founded 1875
Headquarters Lyon, France
Products Racquets, strings, accessories and shoes.
Slogan Tennis runs in our blood
Website http://www.babolat.com

Babolat /ˈbɑːblɑː/ is a French tennis, badminton, and squash equipment company, best known for its strings and tennis racquets which are used by several top players. The company has made strings since 1875, when Pierre Babolat created the first strings made of natural gut. Babolat continued to focus on strings until 1994, when it became a "total tennis" company, producing also racquet frames and selling them in Europe. It then expanded sales to Japan, and later to the USA in 2000. Sales of Babolat racquets increased rapidly in North America and Europe.

Babolat sponsorships[edit]

Male players
Rafael Nadal with Babolat AeroPro Drive at Roland Garros 2007
Female players

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