Kashmir Willow, ideally for use against a softer ball or as a starter bat. Selected for good playing characteristics and weight. Unique multi-textured Puma grip ensures the best possible touch and control. Big profile with a large hitting zone designed for dynamic front foot stroke making. Puma's sharp spine improves blade stiffness and works to concentrate driving power. Hand pressed bowed blade improves feel and ensures premium performance. Sophisticated blade profiling removes weight from the blade and ensures contoured edges remain as thick as possible. Moulded Puma toe protector fitted as standard to improve durability and reduce moisture uptake.