The famous Big Bash T20 cricket league’s 2018-19 season is scheduled to start on 19 December 2018 and will conclude on 17 February 2019. This is the second most popular T20 league after IPL in the world of cricket. The eighth edition of the most successful T20 cricket tournament in Australia, Big Bash League 2018-19 will have total eight teams. The Big Bash 2018-19 squad of all 8 participating teams are yet to be released.
Adelaide Strikers, Brisbane Heat, Hobart Hurricanes, Melbourne Renegades, Melbourne Stars, Perth Scorchers Sydney Sixers, Sydney Thunder are the participating teams in the Big Bash League 2018-19. The fixture of BBL 8 has increased in length as each side will play total 10 games, a total of 40 home matches will be played this season.
Big Bash 2018-19 Squad
The confirmed list of Big Bash 2018-19 Squad is released by the teams, till then see the complete Big Bash 2018 squad of all the eight teams.
#Sydney Thunder: Fawad Ahmed, Aiden Blizzard, Patrick Cummins, Jake Doran, Ryan Gibson, Chris Green, Chris Hartley, Usman Khawaja, Nathan McAndrew, Alister McDermott, Clint McKay, Eoin Morgan, Arjun Nair, Kurtis Patterson, Ben Rohrer, Andre Russell, Gurinder Sandhu, Shane Watson.
#Brisbane Heat: Samuel Badree, Joe Burns, Ben Cutting, Alex Doolan, Andrew Fekete, Luke Feldman, Jason Floros, Sam Heazlett, Marnus Labuschagne, Josh Lalor, Chris Lynn, Brendon McCullum, James Peirson, Nathan Reardon, Alex Ross, Mark Steketee, Mitchell Swepson, Jack Wildermuth.
#Hobart Hurricanes: George Bailey, James Bazley, Cameron Boyce, Stuart Broad, Dan Christian, Hamish Kingston, Ben McDermott, Dominic Michael, Simon Milenko, Tim Paine, Sam Rainbird, Jake Reed, Clive Rose, Kumar Sangakkara, D’Arcy Short, Shaun Tait, Beau Webster, Jonathan Wells.
#Melbourne Renegades: Tom Beaton, Dwayne Bravo, Tom Cooper, Xavier Doherty, Callum Ferguson, Aaron Finch, Marcus Harris, Brad Hogg, Sunil Narine, Peter Nevill, James Pattinson, Nathan Rimmington, Matthew Short, Peter Siddle, Chris Tremain, Matthew Wade, Cameron White, Nick Winter.
#Melbourne Stars: Michael Beer, Scott Boland, James Faulkner, Sebastian Gotch, Evan Gulbis, Peter Handscomb, Sam Harper, John Hastings, Ben Hilfenhaus, David Hussey, Glenn Maxwell, Kevin Pietersen, Robert Quiney, Marcus Stoinis, Tom Triffitt, Dan Worrall, Luke Wright, Adam Zampa.
#Perth Scorchers: Ashton Agar, Cameron Bancroft, Jason Behrendorff, Ian Bell, Hilton Cartwright, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Mitchell Johnson, Michael Klinger, Mitch Marsh, Shaun Marsh, James Muirhead, Joel Paris, Jhye Richardson, Ashton Turner, Andrew Tye, Adam Voges, Sam Whiteman, David Willey.
#Sydney Sixers: Sean Abbott, Sam Billings, Jackson Bird, Doug Bollinger, Johan Botha, Ryan Carters, Ben Dwarshuis, Brad Haddin, Josh Hazlewood, Moises Henriques, Daniel Hughes, Nathan Lyon, Nic Maddinson, Joe Mennie, Stephen O’Keefe, Jason Roy, Jordan Silk, Mitchell Starc.
#Adelaide Strikers: Wes Agar, Alex Carey, Jonathon Dean, Ben Dunk, Travis Head, Brad Hodge, Jon Holland, Chris Jordan, Ben Laughlin, Jake Lehmann, Tim Ludeman, Michael Neser, Kieron Pollard, Kane Richardson, Craig Simmons, Kelvin Smith, Billy Stanlake, Jake Weatherald.
Big Bash League 2018-19 Team Details
|Adelaide Strikers||Adelaide||Adelaide Oval||Jason Gillespie||Brad Hodge|
|Brisbane Heat||Brisbane||Brisbane Cricket Ground||Daniel Vettori||Chris Lynn|
|Hobart Hurricanes||Hobart||Blundstone Arena||Damien Wright||Tim Paine|
|Melbourne Renegades||Melbourne||Etihad Stadium||Andrew McDonald||Aaron Finch|
|Melbourne Stars||Melbourne||Melbourne Cricket Ground||Stephen Fleming||David Hussey|
|Perth Scorchers||Perth||#TheFurnace||Justin Langer||Adam Voges|
|Sydney Sixers||Sydney||Sydney Cricket Ground||Darren Berry||Moises Henriques|
|Sydney Thunder||Sydney||Spotless Stadium||Paddy Upton||Michael Hussey|
Big Bash League Winners
Perth Scorchers are the most dominating team in the BBL history from the first season on the four consecutive occasion they made into finals and that is most by any team. However, Melbourne Star is the only team who made into the semi-finals but haven’t appeared in the finals.
Sydney Sixers won the first edition, then Perth Scorchers won this title twice the time. The Brisbane Heat won the 4th edition. Whereas last year Sydney Thunders after five years of failure they won this league.