Melbourne Stars

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Melbourne Stars
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Captain: Australia Cameron White
Coach: Australia Greg Shipperd
Chairman: Australia Eddie McGuire
Colours:      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 Shirt Number
Batsmen
Cameron White Australia (1983-08-18) 18 August 1983 (age 31) Right-handed Right arm leg spin Captain 9
Kevin Pietersen England (1980-06-27) 27 June 1980 (age 34) Right-handed Right arm off spin Overseas player 24
David Hussey Australia (1977-07-15) 15 July 1977 (age 37) Right-handed Right arm off spin 8
Robert Quiney Australia (1982-08-20) 20 August 1982 (age 32) Left-handed Right arm medium 12
All-rounders
Luke Wright England (1985-03-07) 7 March 1985 (age 29) Right-handed Right arm fast medium Overseas Player 6
James Faulkner Australia (1990-04-29) 29 April 1990 (age 24) Right-handed Left arm fast medium 5
Glenn Maxwell Australia (1988-10-14) 14 October 1988 (age 26) Right-handed Right arm off spin 32
John Hastings Australia (1985-11-04) 4 November 1985 (age 29) Right-handed Right arm fast medium 11
Alexander Keath Australia (1992-01-20) 20 January 1992 (age 22) Right-handed Right arm medium 10
Marcus Stoinis Australia (1989-08-16) 16 August 1989 (age 25) Right-handed Right arm medium 16
Wicketkeepers
Peter Handscomb Australia (1991-04-26) 26 April 1991 (age 23) Right-handed - injured 54
Tom Triffitt Australia (1990-11-13) 13 November 1990 (age 24) Right-handed - replacement for Handscomb -
Pace bowlers
Clint McKay Australia (1983-02-22) 22 February 1983 (age 31) Right-handed Right arm fast medium 15
Jackson Bird Australia (1986-12-11) 11 December 1986 (age 28) Right-handed Right arm fast medium 22
Daniel Worrall Australia (1991-07-10) 10 July 1991 (age 23) Right-handed Right arm fast medium 17
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
Michael Beer Australia (1984-06-09) 9 June 1984 (age 30) Right-handed Left arm orthodox -
Clive Rose Australia (1989-10-13) 13 October 1989 (age 25) Right-handed Left arm orthodox 37

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