It’s Melbourne derby in the Big Bash! Second-placed Melbourne Renegades are up against Melbourne Stars in their next Big Bash League tie on New Year’s Day. With two wins in three games, the Renegades have got their BBL 08 campaign off to a flyer, although their last outings against Sydney Sixers was an unsuccessful one. Melbourne Stars, on the other hand, had a disastrous start in the competition with two straight losses in first two outing but they secured their first win of the competition in the last fixture against Sydney Sixers.
Team changes for Melbourne Renegades: Andrew Fekete and Jon Holland come in for Jake Fraser-McGurk and Tim Ludeman.
Team changes for Melbourne Stars: Seb Gotch and Jonathan Merlo come in to the squad for Peter Handscomb (Test squad) and Jackson Coleman (personal reasons).
MLR Playing 11: Cameron White, Mackenzie Harvey, Tom Cooper (c), Sam Harper, Mohammad Nabi, Daniel Christian, Cameron Boyce, Kane Richardson, Usman Khan, Jack Wildermuth
Melbourne Renegades squad: Tom Cooper (c), Mohammad Nabi, Daniel Christian, Kane Richardson, Usman Khan, Cameron Boyce, Jon Holland, Beau Webster, Sam Harper, Cameron White, Mackenzie Harvey, Jack Wildermuth, Andrew Fekete.
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MLS Playing 11: Nick Larkin, Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stoinis, Evan Gulbis, Dwayne Bravo, Adam Zampa, Scott Boland, Sandeep Lamichhane, Ben Dunk/Seb Gotch
Melbourne Stars squad: Glenn Maxwell (c), Michael Beer, Jackson Bird, Scott Boland, Dwayne Bravo, Ben Dunk, Seb Gotch, Evan Gulbis, Sandeep Lamichhane, Nick Larkin, Jonathan Merlo, Adam Zampa, Marcus Stoinis.
Team 1, 2, 3, 4: A stellar effort from new squad additions
– Andrew Fekete and Jon Holland are the additions to Renegades’ squad while Seb Gotch and Jonathan Merlo have come in for the Stars.
– Let’s take a chance on the four.
Team 5, 6, 7, 8: Unlikely match-winners
– The likes of Mackenzie Harvey, Cameron Boyce, Ben Dunk and Evan Gulbis can come to the party here.
– Let’s try our luck on the above-mentioned players. Make them the captain of your fantasy team.