The Onix Graphite Evoke Tear Drop is known for its outstanding touch and control at the net. The unique tear drop shape focuses shots into the sweet spot of the paddle, making this more concentrated hitting surface best-suited to advanced-level players. The polypropylene core of the Evoke delivers the outstanding feel of this paddle, but also offers a good balance of all the desirable play characteristics such as excellent pop and speed. The poly core also contributes to the lightweight playability of the paddle with a total weight of only 6.9 ? 7.2 ounces. The Graphite Evoke Tear Drop Paddle is the perfect paddle for advanced level players that want a consistent touch paddle that also delivers pop and an optimized sweet spot.