|Home ground:||Melbourne Cricket Ground|
|Official website:||Official Website
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|2015–16 Melbourne Stars season|
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|
|Michael Clarke||2 April 1981||Right-handed||Left-arm orthodox spin||Withdrawn from BBL05||23|
|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||Captain||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||Vice-Captain||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|
|Evan Gulbis||26 March 1986||Right-handed||Right arm fast medium|
|Peter Handscomb||26 April 1991||Right-handed||54|
|Tom Triffitt||13 November 1990||Right-handed||replacement for Handscomb||7|
|Clint McKay||22 February 1983||Right-handed||Right arm fast medium||15|
|Daniel Worrall||10 July 1991||Right-handed||Right arm fast medium||17|
|Scott Boland||11 April 1989||Right-handed||Right arm fast medium||25|
|Ben Hilfenhaus||15 March 1983||Right-handed||Right arm fast medium|
|Michael Beer||9 June 1984||Right-handed||Left arm orthodox||19|
|Adam Zampa||31 March 1992||Right-handed||leg spin||88|
- 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.
- "Stephen Fleming named Melbourne Stars coach". 3 News. 25 February 2015. Retrieved 12 March 2015.