The CA Vision 5000 Tape Ball Cricket Bat is a fantastic cricket bat for games played with a tape or tennis ball. Using Poplar wood is quite a revolutionary wood from the makers at CA. Poplar wood is extremely lightweight and it also has a mimicking elasticity like willow. The three piece half cane handle with 2 springs make it a very powerful bat for tape and tennis ball cricket. Despite being a tape ball cricket bat, the CA Vision 5000 Tape Ball Cricket Bat has a wonderful pick-up. This ought to be a very popular tape ball cricket bat for the USA market.