What size cricket bat should I buy?
Below is our recommendation on the appropriate bat size based on player height….Cricket Bat Size Guide.
|BAT SIZE||PLAYER HEIGHT (cm)||PLAYER HEIGHT (in)|
|Size 1||– 130||– 4’3″|
|Size 2||130 – 137||4’3″ – 4’6″|
|Size 3||137 – 145||4’6″ – 4’9″|
|Size 4||145 – 152||4’9″ – 5′|
How do you measure cricket bat size?
To measure, run a tape measure around the middle of the forehead, just above the eyebrows, around the side – just above the ears to the ‘bump’ on the back of the head. Over time the internal padding will mould to the shape of the head. The guide below should give you a good idea.
What is a size 2 cricket bat?
Size 2: Suitable for ages 6 – 7, Height Range: 4ft 4″ – 4ft 6″ (129 – 137cm), Bat Length 27 ¾”. Size 3: Suitable for ages 7 – 8, Height Range: 4ft 7″ – 4ft 9″ (137 – 144cm), Bat Length 28 ¾”. Size 4: Suitable for ages 9 – 10, Height Range: 4ft 10″ – 4ft 11″ (144cm – 150cm), Bat Length 29 ¾”.
What size is a 80cm cricket bat?
Cricket Bat Size Guide
|SIX||1.6m – 1.6m||80cm|
|HARROW – H||1.6m – 1.7m||82.5cm|
|SMALL MENS – SM||1.7m – 1.8m||84cm|
|SHORT HANDLE – SH||1.7m – 1.9m||85cm|
What bat grade means?
The wood used in these bats is usually of 4 grades: Grade 1 Bats: These bats are of highest quality willow, with predominantly Straight grains and minor natural blemishes. Grade 2 Bats: Very good quality willow bats, with mostly Straight grains, usually more than four.
How big of a cricket bat do I Need?
Size Guide. All top coaches will agree that having the correct size equipment is crucial especially for junior players. Bat Sizing (Using Players Height): PLEASE NOTE – BAT SIZES ARE AN APPROXIMATION ONLY. Full Size /Short Handle – 1.75m & over. Small Adult/Academy – 1.68m – 1.75m.
How big is a fantail cricket bat blade?
Cricket Bat Size Guide BAT SIZE PLAYERS HEIGHT BAT LENGTH BLADE WIDTH HANDLE LENGTH ZERO Up to 1.20m 60cm 8.9cm 20.5cm ONE 120cm -1.29m 64cm 8.9cm 21.5cm TWO 1.29m – 1.37m 68cm 8.9cm 22.5cm THREE 1.37m – 1.44m 72cm 9cm 23.5cm
How big should a junior baseball bat be?
Size Guide. All top coaches will agree that having the correct size equipment is crucial especially for junior players. Bat Sizing (Using Players Height): PLEASE NOTE – BAT SIZES ARE AN APPROXIMATION ONLY Full Size /Short Handle – 1.75m & over Small Adult/Academy – 1.68m – 1.75m.
What happens if a cricket bat is too long?
Bats that are too long prevent the bat being picked up correctly as the top of the handle gets in the way. It is important that gloves have a nice snug fit. If they are too loose the palm will bunch up and cause discomfort and they will wear out prematurely.