Consistently producing high quality sporting equipment since 1881, Slazenger is one of the oldest sporting brand names. The Slazenger tennis ball has been played at Wimbledon since 1902, thanks to the request of leading players of the time, this arrangement is the longest unbroken sponsorship in sporting history! Since this Slazenger has grown as a company, developing an extensive clothing line and moving into new areas of sport such as cricket and hockey.