Originally Posted by Dennis
Yeah in rounders the bat is also rounded, but a lot shorter than a baseball bat, I'd say the bat is about the same size as from the tip of your elbow to the top of your hand. But in primary school they let us use wooden paddle like bats as an alternative if we weren't comfortable using the rounded bat. And we played with a tennis ball, though not sure if that's the 'official' ball that one uses for the game.
Now that I think more about it, I wish we had softball leagues or a rounders leagues around here, would be great to do that in the summer, and it's way more exciting than cricket.