The New Balance 896v2 tennis shoes are updated and designed to give tennis players top performance and excellent stability during multidirectional movements. These all-around court shoes feature an adaptive FantomFit upper and cushioned comfort to help protect your feet during landings and quick stops. Wear these responsive,yet lightweight court shoes for practice and gameplay on hard court surfaces. Upper: Features a highly breathable and adaptive FantomFit upper material. Padded tongue and heel collar enhance comfort. Lace-up front offers an adjustable fit. Midsole: REVlite innovative foam compound provides the same responsiveness and durability of New Balance foams 30% heavier, and offers a lightweight ride without minimizing construction or sacrificing underfoot cushioning or stability. ProBank lightweight stability technology is designed to guide foot positioning during lateral cutting movements. Outsole: Non-marking, herringbone outsole made from an Ndurance® rubber compound for maximum durability used in high-wear areas.