Wilson Racket Sports Signs Long Term Agreement with Laura Robson
February 24, 2009
Chicago — Wilson Racket Sports announced that they have extended a long term contract with Laura Robson.
The 15 year old from the UK started with Wilson at the end of 2007, and shortly after, reached the final of Petits As — a Top U14 tournament in Europe. Robson pushed her game into the ITF Under 18 circuit which led to her winning the 2008 Wimbledon Junior championship and was one of the youngest players in history to win a Junior Slam. Throughout 2008, she continued on WTA tour and defeated several WTA Top 150 players.
“I am excited to be part of the Wilson team,” said Robson. “I feel confident on the court, knowing that my racket, bag, strings are all of the highest quality”. Robson started 2009 her Wilson [K] Blade 98 racket, Eco Pro Tour Super Six bag, and a combination of Wilson Natural Gut 17 and Luxilon Timo 1.10 strings.