The love of cricket is undoubtedly unmatched; ask the ardent lovers, and you'll know! The way cricket lovers follow the sport is none less than a religion in itself, and it’s the obsession of the fans that make this sport so huge even when it is played in a very small number of countries.
If you are one such contributor, you must have gone through many a videos, pictures, facts and news related to Cricket and to further your interest, here are 10 most famous Cricket Bats of the World that you would want to know as well as flaunt your knowledge about among the fellow followers and lovers.
Here are the Most Famous Cricket Bats of the World
1. Kookaburra Kahuna
Kookaburra Kahuna is the best cricketing bat of the world known for being extremely eye-catchy and comfortable. Made of Grade I English willow with handle containing 12 pieces of Sarawak cane, this bat is a favorite for its light pick up without any compromise in power.
Endorsed by: Ricky Ponting (Australia) | AB de Villiers (South Africa) | Martin Guptill (New Zeland)
2. Adidas Incurza
Adidas being such a big name in manufacturing sports equipment, its Incurza does not disappoint in the least too. The bat has especially been designed with English willow and structured with sculpted shoulders to cater to the batsmen who play with an attacking style and hit grand shots.
Endorsed by: Sachin Tendulkar (India) | Kevin Pietersen (England) | Suresh Raina (India) | Ravindra Jadeja (India)
3. Gray-Nicolls Viper
Gray Nicolls is a very old and reputed bat manufacturing company. Their amalgamation of tradition with up-to-date technology is an incredibility that they had been achieving without fail and it reflects in this brilliant bat too, which is perfectly balanced and has the structure of world famous Gray-Nicolls scoops.
Endorsed by: David Warner (Australis) | Shivnarine Chanderpaul (West Indies) | Alastair Cook (England)
4. GM Icon
Gunn & Moore is known for manufacturing cricket bats with the most advanced technologies, and GM Icon is the perfect example of the same to have been made with Grade I willow with iconic designing, flat face, 38 mm big edge, high swell position, easy pickup and super concave scallop.
Endorsed by: Shane Watson (Australia) | Jonathan Trott (England) | Ross Taylor (New Zeland) | Alex Hales (England)
5. SG Cobra
Sanspareils Greenlands (SG) is the largest manufacturer of cricket equipment, and gears in the world and Cobra is a dream for cricketers who want utmost control in the shots along with great power. Its handle made of high-quality Sarawak cane fulfills the purpose of full control. It also portrays amazing stability and durability.
Endorsed by: Rahul Dravid (India) | VVS Laxman (India) | Suresh Raina (India) | Wasim Jaffer (India)
6. Puma Ballistic
Puma Ballistic has gained popularity for its hard-hitting specialty, which is distinctly the need of the hour for T-20 Cricket format. Puma selects the wood as per the grain structure and makes the bat with unbleached, fine quality English willow. With improved retention of swelling due to moisture, this is one to go for.
Endorsed by: Adam Gilchrist (Australia) | Brendon McCullum (New Zeland) | Yuvraj Singh (India) | Marlon Samuels (West Indies)
7. SS Ton Gladiator
This bat is the perfect combination of power, balance and impact and the fact that it was created by one of the oldest, Sunridges (SS), verifies the perfection of the combo. It is made with hand-picked Grade I English willow and has rounded edges to give amazing rebound feature to attacking style players.
Endorsed by: Kieron Pollard (West Indies) | Kumar Sangakkara (Sri Lanka) | Dinesh Karthik (India) | Shikhar Dhawan (India)
8. Kookaburra Angry Beast
With such a strong and attractive name, Kookaburra had to do justice to its creation to save away from being ridiculed and you know they have nothing to be scared of with this amazing unbleached English willow bat with red snake grip and big edge square to give maximum power for winning hits.
Endorsed By: Brad Hodge (Australia) | Brad Haddin (Australia) | Simon Katich (Australia) | Matthew Wade (Australia)
9. Reebok Blast
This is one the best bats to have ever been manufactured by Reebok. The mix of tradition with technology reflects in how the bat has a traditional look giving the idea of being very heavy but actually has a very light pickup. Chevron Grip, Embossed toe protector, thick edges and curved blade are features to check out too.
Endorsed by: MS Dhoni (India) | Sanath Jayasuriya (Sri Lanka) | Yuvraj Singh (India) | Gautam Gambhir (India)
10. Spartan CG Authority
Spartan CG Authority is made for mighty shots! The whole idea and design of the bat have been executed in a way so to make it a top contender for hard and fast hitters. The bat’s center of gravity has been lowered for a better swing, leading to better shots. The thick edges, spacious sweet spot and cane and rubber handle, make it bad-ass hitter too.
Endorsed by: Chris Gayle (West Indies) | Michael Clarke (Australia) | Matt Prior (England)
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