Kookaburra Kahuna 6.1 Cricket Bat



The Kookaburra Kahuna 6.1 Cricket Bat is an iconic bat originally designed by Ricky Ponting to meet the performance expectations of dynamic stroke players. It features a profile and weight distribution that satisfies the requirements of modern players, allowing them to maximize their potential on the field.

Key Features:

  • Middle: The bat has its sweet spot positioned approximately 215mm to 235mm from the toe, providing a balanced pick-up and excellent power potential.
  • Edge Thickness: The bat has an edge thickness of approximately 35mm to 38mm, offering substantial power and a large hitting area.
  • Edge Profile: The edges of the bat have a rounded profile, contributing to the bat's durability and overall performance.
  • Face Profile: The face of the bat is curved, enhancing the sweet spot and promoting better shot-making capabilities.
  • Toe Profile: The bat has a standard toe profile, providing stability and durability to withstand impact.
  • Spine Height: The bat's spine height measures approximately 64mm to 68mm, adding to the power and performance of the bat.
  • Scallop: The scallop depth of approximately 1mm to 2mm helps to reduce the bat's weight while maintaining strength and balance.
  • Bow: The bat features a bow of approximately 11mm to 12mm, assisting with shot-making and maneuverability.
  • Handle: The oval-shaped handle offers a comfortable grip and control during play.
  • 'Vertex' Grip: The bat is equipped with a 'Vertex' grip, providing a firm hold and reducing slippage during shots.
  • 'Kookaburra Pre-Prepared' (KPP): The bat comes with the 'Kookaburra Pre-Prepared' treatment, which helps optimize the bat's performance straight out of the box.
  • Grade 6 Unbleached English Willow: The bat is made from Grade 6 unbleached English willow, offering a good balance of performance and value.
  • Non-Oil 'Armourtec' Face: The bat has a non-oil 'Armourtec' face applied, enhancing the durability and protection of the bat's hitting surface.
  • Short Handle Only: The Kookaburra Kahuna 6.1 Cricket Bat is available in a short handle size, suitable for adult players.

The Kookaburra Kahuna 6.1 Cricket Bat is a reliable and high-performing bat designed for modern players. With its iconic design, quality materials, and optimized features, it offers excellent power, balance, and durability on the cricket field.