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Tiago Marques

Why do tennis balls have "fur"?

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nvulane

To keep it warm.

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Tiago Marques

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Oleg

Sounds like set-up for some really bad joke. What was their answer? "Because no one wants to shave their balls"? I'm sorry 😫

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Michiel Hendriks Author

I am intrigued, why?

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Tiago Marques

There's actually some science behind it, the actual reason is Β«the felt covering helps make them softer, slow their speed in the air, and regulate their bounce. Β»

(Fur wasn't the correct term, but I didn't remember a better one to translate the original question )