The bat generally recognised as the oldest bat still in existence is dated 1729 and is on display in the Sandham Room at The Oval in London.. Maintenance. When first purchased, most bats are not ready for immediate use and require knocking-in to allow the soft fibres to strike a hard new cricket ball without causing damage to the bat, and allowing full power to be transferred to the shot.
Cricket bats have come a long way from hockey stick shaped pieces of wood. ... The distribution of weight and the sweet spot. From the mid 1900s, the big bat revolution began. The Kashmiri willow ...
The center or sweet spot of the bat is determined by the combination of weight distribution and curve. Therefore there will be no clear middle without curvature. As a result, bats without curves are uncommon in international cricket. Weight. The weight of the cricket bat has been an essential component in enabling power hitting. It has a direct impact on the bat's ability to hit six balls in a row.
As shown in the plot, the Ideal Bat Weight for the power hitter is about 32-33oz. This is right in the weight range used by most professional players. The results for the Little League player are quite different. The optimum bat weight, for maximum batted ball speed, is about 16oz, and the Ideal Bat Weight is about 12-13oz.
Far from Clive Lloyd’s 3 ½ lb fence posts, most pros now use bats between weights of 2lb 8 and 2lb 10. “It’s a common misunderstanding that the size of a cricket bat makes a difference ...
The rear of the cricket bat blade has a pronounced outward curve (Spine of the cricket bat) that provides weight and rigidity to the cricket bat while the front of the cricket bat blade is flatter and provides the main striking surface. Thickness of the cricket bat blade plays a major role in Cricket game.
Weight Re-Distribution System management is applied while making the Cricket Bat with Large Sweet Spot Made from Kashmir Willow Round Cane Handle and also can be made in oval shape on demand Sizes Available - Full Size, Harrow, Size-6,5,4,3,2,1,0; Specific customized Shapes can be given as per requirement with choice of weight range
It weighs around 1100 gms with a standard weight distribution maintained across the shoulder, middle and the toe. Artistically, the bat has a finish of an English Willow and gives great finesse to every shot played by the batsmen.