When selecting a cricket bat, it's crucial that you pick one that is the correct size for the player. If it's too small or too big, batting will be uncomfortable and performance will be compromised. Bat size is based on the height of the player. Take a look at our handy Size Guide to see which bat size you should choose.
Junior cricket bats are scaled down in size and weight to meet this important requirement. Below is an accurate guide to help you choose an accurate size for both junior and senior cricketers: Size 1: Suitable for ages 4 – 5, Height Range: 4ft" – 4ft 3” (120 – 129cm), Bat Length 25 ¼”.
Bat Weight Comparison. Our weight comparison chart offers an indicative guide to the weight range of full size short handle bats, including GM NOW! ToeTek and a single grip. Each bat has a slightly different range of weights which allows GM to offer a full spectrum of bats for each individual player. This chart, however, is just a guide.
Generally that means kids aged about four years or younger. Size 1 – Suited to children in the 4’ to 4’3” height range (122-130cm), these bats are perfect for kids aged 4-5 years old. Size 2 – This size is ideal for kids 4’3”( 130cm ) to 4’6” (137cm) tall, with typical ages of 6-7 years.
The right bat size for an 11-year-old, as determined by actual usage, is a 30-inch bat in a 19 through the 21-ounce range. 30-inch bats in a 19 to 21-ounce weight range make up more than 40% of total 11U bat usage. As well, another 40% of players are using either a 29 or 31-inch in those same weight classes.
As far as the best weight, it is difficult to make a recommendation because it will vary from player to player depending on one's personal preference, hitting style, bat speed, and strength. But, you can always contact any of our expert Bat Experts available by email : email@example.com , Live Chat , or our toll-free phone number : 1-866-321 ...
Best Junior Cricket Bat: Newbery N-Series (click to see) “ Possibly one of the best junior cricket bats ever released, the Newbery N-Series has an array of premium features all for under £75. Available in every junior size and in up to 11 colour ways, this cricket bat is perfect for any junior learning the game.“.
A 27/18 is doable for a 17-year-old. A little heavy, but with the bat so short, it should be doable. Bat length matters more than weight, generally speaking, though high tech tricks (like those employed in the Solo or the Axe bats) can make a bat that is an inch longer seem just as easy to swing.
The following charts display expected bat size ranges for youth leagues by age, from Under 7 (5/6) to 13 years old. If you're wonder what size baseball bat your son or daughter should use, use this chart: Youth Baseball Bat Sizing Chart by Age (7-13 years old) Below is a chart that breaks down youth baseball bat sizes by league and age.