For the cricket player a cricket bat is an important tool but if genuine care is not provided then bat will not run for long time. Below few steps are giving which will tell you how to extend the life of your bat and do the excellent performance. By following all these steps you will be able to get a majestic bat along with super centre that must be with you for years:
*You buy little bat smear with oil or oil from a store that has all cricket related equipments and if this is not work out than purchase some linseed oil nearby hardware store. Thus both are accurately the same except the hardware store maybe low-priced. *The oil which you have purchased, paint the bat? face by utilizing your fingers or with the help of rag. The area surrounded by 25mm of the joint need not covered by oil. The place where the blade of the bat and handle stick together is a joint area. *The heel and ends of the bat should be coated along with approximately 40 mm inside starting from the ends going on the backside of the bat. Oil coating should not be done for the whole back side otherwise you will getting a dead bat. *After applying oil put down the bat and let face it in upwards. See to that the bat should not incline to one side and to avoid this keep some stuffing under the bat and permit the oil to get exhausted. You need to do again the similar procedure at least for 3 days and. verify each day the total oil remains on the face of the bat. Consequently when you find the oil has absorbed then apply one more coat on it and aging depart at least for 2 days lying horizontally and after this time you wipe up if some oil remains. * Try to tap the edges and face of the bat with the help of mallet and do it at least for one hour in a day for a week. This tapping will help you in pressing the wood on the front part of the bat. The bat mallet is a cricket ball accumulated on a knob. *In starting you should hit quite gently and boost you speed day by day and you should be confident in coating the whole front wall uniformly. The ending part and near the border on the backside of the bat where oil has been applied need special consideration. By doing this you will be sure that the boundaries are expected less to get spoiled at the time when you start making use of the bat. *You can now use this to do practice but make use of it only for short field practice for a couple of days then start longer fielding performance.