|Home ground:||Melbourne Cricket Ground|
|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. The Stars wear a green cricket uniform and play their home matches at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
Starman is the official mascot of the Melbourne Stars.
Players with international caps are listed in bold.
|Name||Nat||Birth date||Batting Style||Bowling Style||Notes||Shirt Number|
|Cameron White||18 August 1983||Right-handed||Right arm leg spin||Captain||9|
|Kevin Pietersen||27 June 1980||Right-handed||Right arm off spin||Overseas player||24|
|David Hussey||15 July 1977||Right-handed||Right arm off spin||8|
|Robert Quiney||20 August 1982||Left-handed||Right arm medium||12|
|Luke Wright||7 March 1985||Right-handed||Right arm fast medium||Overseas Player||6|
|James Faulkner||29 April 1990||Right-handed||Left arm fast medium||5|
|Glenn Maxwell||14 October 1988||Right-handed||Right arm off spin||32|
|John Hastings||4 November 1985||Right-handed||Right arm fast medium||11|
|Alexander Keath||20 January 1992||Right-handed||Right arm medium||10|
|Marcus Stoinis||16 August 1989||Right-handed||Right arm medium||16|
|Peter Handscomb||26 April 1991||Right-handed||-||injured||54|
|Tom Triffitt||13 November 1990||Right-handed||-||replacement for Handscomb||-|
|Clint McKay||22 February 1983||Right-handed||Right arm fast medium||15|
|Jackson Bird||11 December 1986||Right-handed||Right arm fast medium||22|
|Daniel Worrall||10 July 1991||Right-handed||Right arm fast medium||17|
|Scott Boland||11 April 1989||Right-handed||Right arm fast medium||-|
|Luke Feldman||1 August 1981||Right-handed||Right arm fast medium||-|
|Michael Beer||9 June 1984||Right-handed||Left arm orthodox||-|
|Clive Rose||13 October 1989||Right-handed||Left arm orthodox||37|
- Big Bash:
- "BBL team names and colours". 6 April 2011. Retrieved 22 April 2011.[dead link]
- "New Twenty20 Big Bash league to feature teams in pink, orange and purple as tradition is abandoned". Fox Sports (Australia). 6 April 2011. Retrieved 22 April 2011.