While cricket is a game never bereft of controversies, one doesn’t generally associate any contentions with cricket bats. Surprisingly, though, throughout cricket history there have been countless instances where the cricket bat has been the centre of great friction and has generated news for all the wrong reasons.
Here, we look at the five of the most controversial bats ever used in cricket history.
Fitness is of utmost importance if your want to play for your nation. However, there were many international cricketers, who forged successful careers despite being overweight. Former Sri Lanka captain Arjuna Ranatunga, who led his nation to their maiden World Cup title is one of them. Let us have a look at some of the other cricketers who fall into this category.