MCC bats for traditional handles

Updated: 16 May 2008 16:29 IST

The MCC will call for restricting batsmen's power by prohibiting use any other bat handles than the traditional ones made of rubber, cane and glue.

Melbourne: The Marylebone Cricket Club will call for restricting batsmen's power by prohibiting use any other bat handles than the traditional ones made of rubber, cane and glue.

The head of the MCC laws committee feels the change will limit the advantage batsmen enjoy with streamlined bats, placid pitches and shorter boundaries.
Topics : Cricket
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