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Great fit, great breathing material. But these fit like the old Army PT shorts. I wear a Large in normal Asics or nike shorts, but the Army and these ones needed to be like XXL to fit me. be prepared to have to send your first guess back.
Some notes: * No liner. * The white is very see-through, even when not wet. Wear a jock and you'll likely clearly see the straps without even bending over or the material becoming taught. If you want to be more modest, throw some compression shorts on underneath. * Generally thin (hence the see-through). Not entirely sure how durable they'd be. * Not dazzle / probably not good for game-day shorts. * Probably best as a practice short that can readily be destroyed without worrying too much. * No pockets (pretty normal for these). * Pretty much expected at the price point. * Fit is basically as-expected when compared to other Adidas shorts. * Waistband's height/thickness is noticably smaller compared to the higher-quality Adidas shorts, probably by an inch or so. * Legs seem baggier, circumference-wise, than the higher-quality Adidas shorts, but I could just be imagining it and don't care enough to actually check the size. :P * Rougher "finish" / "surface" on the fabric which seems to snag a little more than the game-day shorts. Again, could just be imagining this and got spoiled after several washes of the nicer shorts.
Overall I gave it 4 stars, but it's probably a 2.5 or 3-star pair of shorts if you were completely ignorant and expected game-day shorts; they'd work, but woe be to the white-shorted team member that forgets to wear underwear (or, bonus to the team looking to advertise a sponsor on their underwear; words would definitely be legible :P) . They're cheap and pretty much as-expected for the price point--for me that is. But chances are pretty good if you avoid the white, you'll easily be able to make due without a second thought.