Tennis Grip Sizes. The grip size of a tennis racquet is not complicated, but seems to be a ...
A little number (like 3) on the butt cap means this is a G3 or 4-3/8 grip. I have no idea what my grip size is; what do I do: The average grip size is 4-3/8. Most normal size ladies are 4-3/8. Smaller ladies, especially Asians, take a 4-1/4 or 4-1/8. Average men measure between 4-3/8 and 4-1/2.
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Many men looking for tennis racquets will find themselves choosing between a size 3 (4 3/8 in) and size 4 (4 1/2 in) grip. If you’re on the fence between the two, I’d encourage you to go with 4 3/8 because it’s much easier to build up a grip than reduce it and the difference between the two is only 1/8 inch or 3.2 mm.
A typical overgrip will increase a grip by 1/16 inch. You can also increase grip size using a heat-shrink sleeve. One heat shrink sleeve will increase grip size by 1/8 inch. Both methods will increase overall racquet weight slightly (7-16 grams), but the benefits of a correct grip size far "outweigh" the disadvantages of this added mass.
Next, measure to the tip of your ring finger, this measurement is your grip size. In the diagram below, the measured grip size is 4.5". In general, the measured length should fall between 4 inches and 4 5/8 inches. This measurement gives you a starting point in determining the perfect grip size for you. To be certain of your ideal grip size, actually hold a racket with a grip size closest to what you measured, and employ the index finger test (see a description of index finger test below).
G3: 3-1/ 2 inch, (large) G4: 3-3/ 4 inch, (medium) G5: 4 inches, (small) Difference between G3, G4, G5 grips. G3 or the variants of g3 are used by the professional players during their match, some professional players in fact use g4 and its variants.
4 5/8 inches. There are two ways you can measure your grip size. A rough way of finding out is ...
If you express this measurement in inches you get the ideal grip size of tennis racquet. Now I call you to tell your hand size and the circumference (in cm or inch) of your badminton grip (in the middle) for which you feel is the best for you. Grip size (circumference) = 95 mm = 3.74 inch.