The cricket bat is commonly made in India and Pakistan, featuring a flat-fronted willow-wood blade fixed to a cane handle. When new, it is knocked on old cricket balls to break-in the bat. Cricket Bats have a length of common length of 33.5”-34.375” (85.1-87.3 cm), maximum of length of 38” (96.5 cm), width of 4.25” (10.8 cm), and depth of 2.64” (67 mm). The weight of a Cricket Bat is 2.63–3 lb (1.19-1.36 kg).
Full Size /Short Handle - 1.75m & over. Small Adult/Academy - 1.68m - 1.75m. Harrow - 1.63m - 1.68m. 6 - 1.57m - 1.63m. 5 - 1.50m - 1.57m. 4 - 1.44m - 1.5m. 3 - 1.37m - 1.44m. 2 - 1.29m - 1.37m. 1 - 1.22m - 1.29m. 0 - 1.10m - 1.22m. 00 - Up to 1.10m. Too often junior players use bats that are too big for them.
A cricket bat is a specialised piece of equipment used by batsmen in the sport of cricket to hit the ball, typically consisting of a cane handle attached to a flat-fronted willow -wood blade. It may also be used by a batter who is making their ground to avoid a run out, if they hold the bat and touch the ground with it.
Height of cricket player: Recommended cricket bat size: 4ft and under. 0. 4ft - 4ft 3" 1. 4ft 3 - 4ft 6" 2. 4ft 6" - 4ft 9" 3. 4ft 9" - 5ft. 4. 5ft - 5ft 3" 5. 5ft 3" - 5ft 5" 6. 5ft 5" - 5ft 7" Harrow cricket bat. 5ft 9" - 6ft. Short Handle cricket bat. 6ft + Long Handle/Long Blade cricket bat
FULL SIZE (Short Handle) 15+ Years Old: 5ft 8" - 6ft 3" 33 1/2 inches: 4 1/4 inches: FULL SIZE (Long Handle/Blade) 15+Years Old: 6ft 3" and above: 34 3/8 inches: 4 1/4 inches
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