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DUNLOP ACTIVECTOR – NEW TENNIS SHOES 2020

Functions/Features

 

Dunlop “ACTIVECTOR” – The speed-based model, which has a revolutionary structure and functions, provide comfort and durability to its high performance. The “Better Spec” is designed to enhance the rider’s comfort and enhance the unity with the foot.

Durability of the Outsole

By increasing the wear resistance of the outsole rubber, the durability against wear is increased even in the hard footwork of hard courts, and the life of the sole is dramatically extended.

Comfortable Cushioning

 

The insole and sole members have been moderately softened to improve the tracking and integration of the sole behavior. In addition, the upper adopts a new last to reduce the foot contact as much as possible, the lining has been changed to increase the mild comfort and improve cushioning.

Improved fit, hold and stability

By adopting double eyelets (two-step eyelets) and improving the shape of the cushion at the mouth, it improves comfort and fit, and improves hold and stability.

 

Sole System that gives speed and power to kicking

The deep vertical running groove of the outer sole forms a vertically fragile sole that transmits the pedaling power to the surface without loss. In addition, the spring effect of the boomerang type carbon built into the toes accelerates the turning back and starting dash.

Vertical Flexion Sole

High grip performance with ideal grounding behavior

VECTOR CARBON Kick Assist

Assist the agility of turning back and kicking

Two selectable fits, innovative and stable sole construction

By simply replacing the insole, you can choose two types of fit performance with one pair, slim fit and comfort fit. Also, by placing the shank near the sole of the foot, the support of the sole is enhanced. An epoch-making sole structure with the security of a flat sole and the lightness of a separate sole.

Fit Select Insole

Optimal fitting with 2 types of insoles to choose from

INTEGRATED SHANK

A shank that is lifted just under the foot to create ideal stability

 

A futuristic cosmetic – color changes depending on the direction of viewing

Pay attention to the upper, which is characterized by “dualness = bi-face”. We have completed an upper with a futuristic image in which the color seen from the toe side and the color seen from the heel side look like different colors in a gradational manner.

3D Bi-Face Upper

Front view and rear view color change continuously

THE 49TH SINGAPORE JAPANESE LADIES TENNIS TOURNAMENT

Singapore Japanese Ladies Tennis Association held their Autumn tennis cup tournament “The 49th SJL Double Tennis Tournament 2019” at the Tanglin Tennis Academy from Nov 5th to 7th, 2019.    It was a very successful and well organized events with total 132 players who contested in

  • Grade A – 20 pairs
  • Grade B – 18 pairs
  • Grade C – 28 pairs

Official Ball by Dunlop ATP Ball and Lucky Draw Prizes under the sponsorship of SPORTSMATCH MARKETING SINGAPORE.

Cinnamon Team – Organizing Committee Members

 

DUNLOP STA INTERMEDIATE SINGLES & DOUBLES II TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIP 2019

The DUNLOP STA Intermediate Singles & Doubles II Tennis Championship 2019 was held this year from April 20th to 28th, 2019 at Kallang Tennis Centre.   Total 352 participants who contested in

-Men Singles – 128 participants

-Men Doubles – 64 pairs

-Ladies Singles – 64 participants

-Ladies Doubles – 16 pairs

Title sponsorship DUNLOP and Official Ball by Dunlop AO Ball under the sponsorship of SPORTSMATCH MARKETING SINGAPORE.

STA Official Partner

Winners

DUNLOP BANNERS DISPLAY DURING THE TOURNAMENT EVENT

DUNLOP’S MEDAL

THE 48TH SJL TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIP 2019

This year Singapore Japanese Ladies Tennis Association held their spring tennis cup tournament “The 48th SJL Double Tennis Tournament 2019” at the Tanglin Tennis Academy from April 23rd to 25th, 2019.    It was a very successful and well organized events with total 120 players who contested in

  • Grade A – 17 pairs
  • Grade B – 16 pairs
  • Grade C – 24 pairs

Official Ball by Dunlop AO Ball and Lucky Draw Prizes under the sponsorship of SPORTSMATCH MARKETING SINGAPORE.

Photo Gallery 

SAKURA Team – Organizing Committee Members

 

Group Photos – Participant from Grade A, B and C

The Winners

Roadshows In Actions


Lucky Draw Prizes

Dunlop AO Balls – Tournament Official Balls

 

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DUNLOP AO BALL

Description

DUNLOP AUSTRALIAN OPEN

The Fabric of the game

The 1st Grand Slam tournament of the year uses this high-performance tennis ball. HD Core and HD PRO Cloth technologies make it easier to play on all surfaces. Wherever you play, however you train. One thing underpins it all, the Dunlop tennis ball. Obsessively crafted, meticulously engineered, officially endorsed. The Official Ball of the Australian Open and Emirates Australian Open Series.

 

WHY DUNLOP?

Dunlop was chosen by Tennis Australia because:

  • Dunlop balls are widely regarded as the best on tour by players and coaches
  • Dunlop’s meticulous attention to detail and dedication to create a high-performance ball fitting for this prestigious event
  • Dunlop’s quality control at every stage of the production process
  • Dunlop’s ability to listen and effectively act upon feedback throughout the testing process

 

METICULOUSLY ENGINEERED

 

 

 

PRODUCTION & TESTING

  • The Dunlop Australian Open ball is ethically manufactured in the company’s own factory in the Philippines and is put together using the finest materials
  • The rubber cores at the heart of the ball are made from the finest natural rubber locally sourced from the Philippines while the manufacturing of the cloth takes place in the UK and then shipped over for full assembly
  • The balls were manufactured during October 2018 and were shipped over to Melbourne in November 2018. Before it was finalised, the Dunlop Australian Open ball was put through a thorough 11 month testing process. with various specifications of the ball tested on-court by current and ex-players across a broad range of ages as well as Tennis Australia members and coaches
  • This practical testing was a significant part of the process and was incredibly influential to Tennis Australia’s final decision

USAGE

  • Prior to the tournament, the ball will be used in several lead-up events, with Dunlop being the official ball partner for the Emirates Australian Open Series which encompasses the Brisbane International, Sydney International and Hobart International, Hopman Cup and World Tennis Challenge tournaments. The ball will also be used at the Qatar Open and Auckland Classic events.
  • Over 53,000 balls will be used during the Australian Open in 2019 which will be transported to Melbourne in over 17,500 PETs.
  • As well as the actual balls, various versions of the Australian Open ball are available to purchase, including trainer balls and jumbo-size balls at the tournament and online

 

 

 

 

 

Discover More : https://www.sportsmatch.com.sg/australian-open-official-ball/

 

DUNLOP STA OPEN SINGLES & DOUBLES II TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIP 2019

The DUNLOP STA Open Singles & Doubles II Tennis Championship 2019 was held this year from 30th March to 5th April, 2019 at Kallang Tennis Centre and Tanglin Tennis Academy.   Total 232 participants who contested in

-Men Singles – 103 participants

-Men Doubles – 31 pairs

-Ladies Singles – 35 participants

-Ladies Doubles – 32 pairs

Title sponsorship DUNLOP and Official Ball by Dunlop AO Ball under the sponsorship of SPORTSMATCH MARKETING SINGAPORE.

STA Official Partner

Winners Gallery

 

DUNLOP MERCHANDISE DISPLAY AT TANGLIN ACADEMY AND KALLANG TENNIS CENTER DURING THE TOURNAMENT EVENT

SINGAPORE NATIONAL JUNIOR SQUASH CHAMPIONSHIPS 2019

The National Junior Squash Championships 2019 was held this year from March 16 to 19, 2019 at Kallang Squash Centre with 103 participants for Categories Boys & Girls Under 11, 13, 15, 17 & 19.    Prize and Official Ball sponsorship from Sportsmatch Marketing under Dunlop brand.   Congratulations to all the winners and thank you 1 Play Sports for the Live Coverage on Facebook.

Live coverage by 1 Play Sports

LIVE: National Junior Squash Championships 2019 (19 March 2019) PART II

📺 LIVE: National Junior Squash Championships 2019 (19 March 2019) PART II Who will be crowned Singapore's Junior Squash Champion? 🏆 We've got the finals of the Girls and Boys Under 11, Under 13, Under 15, Under 17 & Under 19 coming your way. #SingaporeSquashSingapore Squash

Posted by 1 Play Sports on Tuesday, March 19, 2019

RESULTS

Boys Under 19 Finals

Edward Thng bt Jerome Aw 11-4, 11-9, 11-3

Girls Under 19 Finals

Gracia Chua bt Joy Lim 11-8, 11-3, 11-5

Boys Under 17 Finals

Jerome Aw bt Edward Thng 11-8, 11-9, 11-9

Boys Under 15 Finals

Samuel Lau bt Benjamin Koh 11-9, 11-8, 13-11

Boys Under 13 Finals

Jethro Chua bt Andrew Kim 11-9, 11-6, 11-6

Girls Under 13 Finals

Gracia Chua bt Au Yeong Wai Iynn 11-4, 11-5, 11-9

Boys Under 11 Finals

Ethan Kuan bt Keith Lee 11-7, 11-7, 9-11, 11-5

Girls Under 11 Finals

Naisha Singh bt Kayla Choy 9-11, 11-5, 5-11, 11-5, 11-6

THE OFFICIAL DUNLOP AUSTRALIAN OPEN BALL

BEHIND THE BALL: HOW THE OFFICIAL DUNLOP AUSTRALIAN OPEN BALL IS BORN

There will be a new ball on court for the 2019 Australian Open, as Dunlop becomes the official ball partner of the season-beginning Grand Slam.

Widely regarded as the best ball on tour by the players, Dunlop was chosen by Tennis Australia for its meticulous attention to detail and dedication to create a high-performance ball fitting for this prestigious event. Ensuring it meets the necessary specifications and performance levels, the ball has been thoroughly tested by Tennis Australia and put through its paces by both former and current professional players.

The Dunlop Australian Open ball is manufactured in the company’s own factory in the Philippines and is put together using the finest materials available. The factory produces millions of tennis balls in a calendar year and over 53,000 balls will be used at the Australian Open in 2019.

The rubber cores at the heart of the ball are made from the finest natural rubber locally sourced from the Philippines while the manufacturing of the cloth takes place in the UK and then shipped over for full assembly.

    METICULOUSLY ENGINEERED

Dunlop: Australian Open – Fabric of The Game

“The official Dunlop Australian Open uses the finest natural rubber, combined with Dunlop’s secret recipe of components and premium woven cloth, to create an ultra-consistent ball for high performance play.” Kiyoshi Ikawa – Head of Product Planning & Promotion for SRI.

 

The 2019 Australian Open ball aims to take the ‘players’ Grand Slam’ to new heights and provide the world’s best players with the world’s best ball. It’s obsessively crafted and meticulously engineered throughout the production process to ensure quality superior to its competitors.

HD Core

A high-specification re-mastering and re-engineering of the classic Dunlop Fort Core. For a ball with more durability and more consistent playing characteristics.

HD Pro-Cloth

Ultra-high-specification, ultra-visible cloth technology for the world’s elite tournaments and players.

ROD LAVER

Universally acclaimed as one of the game’s all-time greatest singles players. We are honoured to have worked with Rod Laver throughout his illustrious career and to have been a small part of his never-ending journey for perfection.

 

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Australian Open – The Grand Slam : https://ausopen.com/

TENNIS ICON ROD LAVER RETURNS AS DUNLOP AMBASSADOR

TENNIS ICON ROD LAVER RETURNS AS DUNLOP AMBASSADOR

11-time Grand Slam winner used Dunlop tennis rackets throughout his career

Dunlop has announced that legendary tennis star Rod Laver will return to the brand as an international ambassador. Laver, who remains the only player to win THE Grand Slam twice at four Majors in the same year, used Dunlop rackets throughout his career.

The appointment comes at a significant time for Dunlop, who will become the official ball partner for the Australian Open from January 2019. Laver will feature in promotional content ahead of the Australian Open as well as supporting Dunlop’s presence at the year-opening Grand Slam, where the main stadium court is named in his honour.

“Dunlop and the Australian Open are two things synonymous with my tennis career and it’s the perfect time to be returning as an ambassador for Dunlop to support their new partnership,” said Laver. “The Australian Open always proves to be a great spectacle and with the players being able to play with the best tennis balls available, it can only enhance the quality of matches that we see. I’m looking forward to the 2019 tournament and seeing the amazing fans that flock to Melbourne Park year in, year out.”

Laver added: “The technology has been revolutionised since my playing days, but one thing that has remained the same is the passionate competitive spirit with which all people all over the world are able to love the game. Dunlop played an integral part in my career and I’m delighted to be partnering with them once again as they relaunch themselves in the world of tennis.”

“We’re delighted to be working with Rod, who is regarded by many as the greatest tennis player of all time,” said Kiyoshi Ikawa, Head of Product Planning & Promotion for SRI. “Rod’s success is iconic in the history of Dunlop and the chance to work with him again at such an exciting time for Dunlop is an unmissable opportunity, especially given that he is synonymous with the Australian Open. Rod is highly respected by today’s tour players and we’re looking forward to working with him in the coming year.”

Laver’s affiliation with Dunlop goes back to when he was 16 years old, where his first paid job was with the brand selling rackets and playing demonstration matches in outback Queensland, Australia. When his career began, Dunlop came on board as his first major sponsor and the pair remained together throughout his 22-year playing career, with Laver winning over 200 singles titles using Dunlop products.

Laver used the wooden Dunlop Maxply racket throughout his career, helping steer him win THE Grand Slam twice in 1962 and 1969. The first generation of the racket was launched in 1932 and remained in production for over 50 years.

ABOUT SPORTSMATCH

Over the years SPORTSMATCH has been involved in nearly every aspect of the wholesale distributor of sporting goods to the Tennis, Badminton and Squash industry in Singapore and Indonesia through our network of Pro Racquet Specialty Dealers, Sports Chain Stores, Social Clubs, General Sports Shops and Coaches.

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