shall be regarded as the ball striking or touching the bat or being struck by the bat. 5.7 Bat size limits. 5.7.1 The overall length of the bat, when the lower portion of the handle is inserted, shall not be more than 38 in/96.52 cm. 5.7.2 The blade of the bat shall not exceed the following dimensions: Width: 4.25in / 10.8 cm. Depth: 2.64in / 6.7 cm
Weight: There are no limits on weight, though cricket bats usually weigh between 2.5 and 3 pounds. Although to some extent it depends on physique, the heavier the bat, the more power you can develop, but it will tire you more quickly.
Bats typically weigh from 2 lb 8 oz to 3 lb (1.1 to 1.4 kg) though there is no standard. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cricket_bat Response last updated by Terry on Aug 23 2016.
Law 6 of the Laws of Cricket,as the rules of the game are known, limit the size of the bat to not more than 38 in (965 mm) long and the blade may not be more than 4.25 in (108 mm) wide. Bats typically weigh from 2 lb 8 oz to 3 lb (1.1 to 1.4 kg) though there is no standard.
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They used bats similar in size and shape but the weight varied. The average bat was two pounds two ounces. Billy Ponsford, though, was famous for using a 2.9lbs bat, called the “Big Bertha” bat.
Restrictions on the size, depth and weight of cricket bats could be enshrined in cricket's Laws from October 2017 after Ricky Ponting's campaign to limit the impact of 'big bats' was endorsed by ...
About Weight of the Bat: Weight of this bat varies from 1140 gms to 1220 gms. As per khelmart recommendations ideal weight of all-round type of cricket player would be around 1180 to 1190 gms. In this weight range player will get maximum side edge, maximum wood behind the sweet spot and extra power on shots.