Brands That Sponsor Alexei Popyrin

After an impressive junior career, Alexei Popyrin made a successful transition to the ATP tour. As a junior, he was ranked number 2 in the world. He also won the 2017 junior French Open title.

Popyrin was born in Sydney, Australia to Russian parents. He lived in Dubai and Spain in his younger years. Since 2017, he has trained at the Mouratoglou Academy. His current sponsors are Nike and Head.

Alexie Popyrin’s Sponsors


Popyrin has a clothing and shoe sponsorship deal with Nike. He currently wears the Nike Air Zoom Vapor X shoes.


Popyrin has a racquet sponsorship contract with Head. He endorses the Head Graphene 360 Prestige Pro but actually uses the pro stock racquet  Head PT57A that is painted to look like the Head Graphene 360 Prestige Pro.


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Daniil Medvedev Is The Face Of Lacoste’s New Tennis Shoe AG-LT21

Lacoste has released its new tennis shoes, Lacoste AG-LT21. Daniil Medvedev is the first player to wear this shoe, which is not surprising given that he worked closely with the Lacoste team to design the shoe.

Lacoste AG-LT21 is lightweight (weighs 14.5 oz for 10.5 size shoes) and provides excellent support to your feet as you move around the court. The shoe has a padded collar around the ankle and the PEBAX support frame forms an inner cage around the foot. This excelling support, along with a double lacing system keeps your feet secure.

You need to be able to change directions very fast, and for this, your shoe must be very agile. Also, I like to slide before my shots, sometimes even on hard courts, so it has to be really stable.

-Daniil Medvedev

The shoe has helix-woven mesh uppers that are breathable. The midsole has good cushioning for comfort and rebound. The outsole has Goodyear rubber in a herringbone pattern for durability and traction on the court. The shoe comes in two colors – blue and white. 

It will be interesting to see if other Lacoste-sponsored players such as Novak Djokovic start switching to the Lacoste shoes.

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