Melbourne Stars 2023-24 – Squad, Fixtures, Captain

Melbourne Stars 2021 – Squad, Fixtures, Captain, Live Streaming

Melbourne Stars is one of the most unluckiest franchise in Big Bash League’s history. They have played 3 finals but have failed to win any of them. They were the finalists in 2015, 2018 and 2019 editions of BBL but they failed to get the job done every-time. The Stars would hope that the jinx of failing in the finals will finally end in BBL 2023-24.

Melbourne Star Squad 2023-24

Melbourne Star Team combination in 2023-24 is one of the lethals when it comes to team sheet. Led by explosive Glen Maxwell, followed by Stoinis, Burns and England’s Joe Clark on batting lineup. New Zealand’s Trent Boult presence in fast bowling department will further boost the teams chances.

Melbourne Stars Players List 2023-24

S.#Player NamePlaying RoleBatting StyleBowling Style
1Joe BurnsBatterRight Hand Bat
2Hilton CartwRightBatterRight Hand BatRight Arm Medium
3Sam Harperwicket keeperRight Hand bat
4Glenn Maxwell (c)All RounderRight Hand BatLeft Arm Wrist Spin
5Marcus StoinisAll RounderRight Hand BatRight Arm Fast
6Beau WebsterAll RounderRight Hand BatRight Arm Spin
7Imad WasimAll RounderLeft Hand batLeft Arm Spin
8Tom RogersAll rounderLeft Hand batLeft Arm Fast
9Nathan Coulter-NileBowlerRight Hand BatRight Arm Fast
10Joel ParisBowlerLeft Hand BatLeft Arm Fast Medium
11Mark SteketeeBowlerRight hand BatRight arm Fast Medium
12Haris Rauf,BowlerRight hand BatRight Arm Fast
13Usama Mir,BowlerRight hand BatRight Arm Leg Spin
14Liam DawsonBowlerRight hand BatRight Arm Spin
15Scott Boland,BowlerRight hand BatRight arm Fast Medium
16Brody CouchBowlerLeft Hand BatRight Arm Medium

Melbourne Stars Batsmen 2022-23

Melbourne Star don’t have a star studded batting lineup but their specialized batsmen look promising. Joe Burns, Nick Larkins, Hilton CartwRight and Campbell Kellaway are the four specialist batters in this squad for BBL 12.

Melbourne Star Batsmen List 2022-23: Joe Burns, Hilton CartwRight, Nick Larkin and Campbell Kellaway.

Melbourne Stars All-Rounders 2022-23

Two of the best Australian All-Rounders currently, Glenn Maxwell and Marcus Stoinis are a part of Melbourne Star. Both are in good form and are proven best all-rounders of the shortest format. Apart foe these two Clint Hinchliffe, Beau Webster and England’s Luke Wood further strengthening this teams ability.

Melbourne Star All-Rounders List 2022-23: Clint Hinchliffe, Glenn Maxwell (c) Marcus Stoinis, Beau Webster, Luke Wood

Melbourne Stars Wicket-Keepers 2022-23

The Hard-Hitting Englishman, Joe Clarke is the only wicket-keeper in this lineup. Clarke has made a lot of name for himself in T20 Cricket. He adds great strength to the batting unit and his wicket-keeping is an added bonus.

Melbourne Star Wicket Keepers List 2022-23: Joe Clarke

Melbourne Stars Fast Bowlers 2022-23

The pace attack of Melbourne Star is led by the experienced Nathan Coulter Nile and New Zealand’s trent Boult. Brody Couch and Liam Hatcher are a good prospects in the pace bowling department.

Melbourne Star Fast Bowlers : Trent Boult, Brody Couch, Nathan Coulter-Nile,  Liam Hatcher

Melbourne Stars Spinners 2022-23

Adam Zampa is the lone specialist spinner in the side but he has the support of captain Glen Maxwell and Beau Webster.

Melbourne Star Spinners List 2022-23: Adam Zampa and Beau Webster.

Melbourne Star Captain 2022-23

Australia’s Superstar, Glenn Maxwell will continue with the leadership role of Melbourne Star this year as well.

Melbourne Star Overseas Players

Melbourne Stars foreign players list includes 3 players. Two from England and one from New Zealand.

Melbourne Star Overseas Players List 2022-23: Luke Wood, Joe Clarke and Trent Boult

Melbourne Stars Schedule 2022-23

Melbourne Star opening match of BBL 2021 will be against Sydney Sixers. Melbourne Stars next match will be against Sydney Thunder. Complete. Melbourne Stars Fixtures details are mentioned below as per BBL 2022-23 schedule announced by ACB.

Mat #DateDayTeam vs TeamVenue
105-DecSunSydney Sixers vs StarsSydney Cricket Ground, Sydney
710-DecFriMelbourne Stars vs ThunderMelbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
1012-DecSunSydney Thunder vs StarsSydney Showground Stadium, Sydney
1315-DecWedMelbourne Stars vs SixersMelbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
1924-DecFriHobart Hurricanes vs StarsBellerive Oval, Hobart
2327-DecMonBrisbane Heat vs StarsThe Gabba, Brisbane
2730-DecThuPerth Scorchers vs StarsPerth Stadium, Perth
3102-JanSunStars vs Perth ScorchersJunction Oval, Melbourne
3303-JanMonStars vs Melbourne RenegadesMelbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
3907-JanFriAdelaide Strikers vs StarsAdelaide Oval, Adelaide
4310-JanMonStars vs Adelaide StrikersMelbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
4813-JanThuMelbourne Renegades vs StarsDocklands Stadium, Melbourne
5116-JanSunMelbourne Stars vs Brisbane HeatMelbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
5619-JanWedMelbourne Stars vs Hobart HurricanesMelbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne

Melbourne Stars Live Steaming 2022-23

Live Streaming of Melbourne Stars 2022-23 matches will be available on below channels:

Web Streaming Channel
Kayo Sports, 7Plus
Willow TV Online
SuperSport Live
Foxtel Sports

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