Normal signs of tear and wear, there are some Stubborn sweat stains around the neck, Also one side of the neck was slightly carved off for grip comfort. Otherwise, the rest of the blade is in very good condition, no visible edge dings, cracks or splinters.Unless you can prove this blade is not authentic, I will not accept return for any other reason. The item "Butterfly Discontinued Innerforce ZLF ST handle Table Tennis Blade / Racket" is in sale since Thursday, December 21, 2017. This item is in the category "Sporting Goods\Indoor Games\Table Tennis, Ping Pong\Paddles". The seller is "lvo1221" and is located in Santa Ana, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.