Melbourne Stars

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Melbourne Stars
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Captain: Australia Cameron White
Coach: Australia Greg Shipperd
Chairman: Australia Eddie McGuire
Colors:      Green
Founded: 2011
Home ground: Melbourne Cricket Ground
Capacity: 100,118(Cricket)
BBL wins: 0
CLT20 wins: 0
Official website: Official Website
Melbourne Stars Official Facebook Page
official Twitter page

The Melbourne Stars is an Australian Twenty20 men's cricket team based in Melbourne, Victoria that competes in Australia's Twenty20 competition, the Big Bash League.[1] The Stars wear a green cricket uniform and play their home matches at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.[2]

They are coached by Victorian Bushrangers and Delhi Daredevils coach Greg Shipperd. The captain is Cameron White.

Mascot[edit]

Starman is the official mascot of the Melbourne Stars.

2014/15 Squad[edit]

Players with international caps are listed in bold.

Name Nat Birth date Batting Style Bowling Style Notes
Batsmen
Cameron White Australia (1983-08-18) 18 August 1983 (age 31) Right-handed Right arm leg spin Captain
Kevin Pietersen England (1980-06-27) 27 June 1980 (age 34) Right-handed Right arm off spin Overseas player
Robert Quiney Australia (1982-08-20) 20 August 1982 (age 32) Left-handed Right arm medium
All-rounders
Luke Wright England (1985-03-07) 7 March 1985 (age 29) Right-handed Right arm fast medium Overseas Player
James Faulkner Australia (1990-04-29) 29 April 1990 (age 24) Right-handed Left arm fast medium
Glenn Maxwell Australia (1988-10-14) 14 October 1988 (age 26) Right-handed Right arm off spin
David Hussey Australia (1977-07-15) 15 July 1977 (age 37) Right-handed Right arm off spin
John Hastings Australia (1985-11-04) 4 November 1985 (age 29) Right-handed Right arm fast medium
Alex Keath Australia (1992-01-20) 20 January 1992 (age 22) Right-handed Right arm medium
Marcus Stoinis Australia (1989-08-16) 16 August 1989 (age 25) Right-handed Right arm medium
Wicketkeepers
Peter Handscomb Australia (1991-04-26) 26 April 1991 (age 23) Right-handed -
Pace bowlers
Clint McKay Australia (1983-02-22) 22 February 1983 (age 31) Right-handed Right arm fast medium
Jackson Bird Australia (1986-12-11) 11 December 1986 (age 27) Right-handed Right arm fast medium
Daniel Worrall Australia (1991-07-10) 10 July 1991 (age 23) Right-handed Right arm fast medium
Scott Boland Australia (1989-04-11) 11 April 1989 (age 25) Right-handed Right arm fast medium
Luke Feldman Australia (1981-08-01) 1 August 1981 (age 33) Right-handed Right arm fast medium
Spin bowlers
Clive Rose Australia (1989-10-13) 13 October 1989 (age 25) Right-handed Left arm orthodox
James Muirhead Australia (1993-07-30) 30 July 1993 (age 21) Right-handed Right rm leg break

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