It’s just a piece of wood, but, since, a game called cricket stamped its authority in the world of sports, it has become a weapon of mass destruction. Over the years, cricket bats have evolved immensely and its ability to gun down the bowlers has become a subject of entertainment for the fans. But how many of us know, how a cricket bat is manufactured? In England, the story of making a bat from English willow is quite fascinating.
Watch this video story by our guest Cricket writer, Sandipan Banerjee.