The stars of the tennis scene have returned in unprecedented times to begin the 2021 season. With a date shift to begin the year’s first Major, the Australian Open NikeCourt collection will feature colour pallets of court purple, parachute beige, copa and indigo haze.
Featuring zipper placket on the tops for both its women and men athletes, camo patterns with a unique belt look will be seen on the shorts this Spring.
The Women’s Collection
First up, the women of NikeCourt will be featured in a flattering array of purple and black kits, reminiscent of the 2019 US Open.
Players like Simona Halep and Elina Svitolina will be highlighted in both the Spring Melbourne Dress in parachute beige and obsidian or the white, wild berry and obsidian combination. Other Nike stars will be highlighted in the Spring Slam Melbourne Tank alongside the Spring Melbourne Skirt in various colours. The latest collection provides excellent range of motion and subtle detailing throughout.
The Men’s Collection
On to the men’s side, which will be showcased by local favourite Nick Kyrgios. Inspired by the coastal vibes of Melbourne, the Spring Slam Melbourne Henley will be paired with the Spring Slam Melbourne Short for some of Nike’s athletes, while other members of the team will be highlighted in the Spring Melbourne Pique Polo. Look for Denis Shapovalov, Karen Khachanov, Grigor Dimitrov, Andrey Rublev, Taylor Fritz and Frances Tiafoe to sport different variations of this kit.
World No. 2 Rafa Nadal will once again be seen in his signature collection, which will focus on and Spring Rafa Challenger Crew and the Spring Rafa Short. The Spaniard will also wear his latest colour-way of Zoom Vapor Cage 4 in Melbourne.
Source: Tennis – Tennis Connected