In the era, where batsmen became more and more dominant in the on filed show of the game of Cricket, debates keep continuing whether to restrict the size of the bat or not; lawmakers of cricket, the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) has raised the possibility of adjusting the size of cricket balls also.
Innovating suggestions and ideas has been provided by the leading manufacturers of cricket ball like Kookaburra, Dukes and Tiflex that they have the ability to outfox more spin, more seam and more swing through acceptable manipulation of the cricket ball.
Although cricket law makers acknowledged the incontrovertible evidence of imbalance between ball and bat by favoring former over recent years, the report says that any sort of reduction in the size of bats could impact women’s cricket.
“There are some who are suggesting that the women’s game could be made more exciting by allowing them to have more powerful bats than currently exist. Limiting the power of bats would be another obstacle for women’s cricket” – said the report.
However no final decision will be taken until further consultation with the bat manufacturers and scientist.