A good grip of the bat is essential. The hands control
the swing of the bat and deliver the final hit.
Take the bat in the right hand with the hand
handle the bat making sure the face of the bat is square on.
2. Back view, right hand grip. The hand behind the handle
thumb and fingers giving a firm grip.
3. The left hand placed on
the handle of the bat, palm of the hand against the handle, thumb and fingers
gripping. The back of the hand towards the mid-off position. The face of the right
towards the bowler.
4. The two hands together show about an inch of the top of the
above the left hand and the right hand close up to the left hand.
The little finger of the bottom hand close up to the top hand.