The Brisbane Heat is a twenty20 cricket team that competes in the Big Bash League T20 cricket tournament. The team based in Brisbane in the Australian state Queensland. They are one of the best teams in the BBL. They will start their 2017-18 Big Bash League campaign against Melbourne Stars at The Gabba, Brisbane on December 20. As per the Brisbane Heat squad, Brendon McCullum will remain the captain in the competition as he has taken the retirement from international.
The Brisbane Heat team made their debut in the inaugural season of the Big Bash League (BBL 2011-12). The team first four games but came back strongly and ended fifth out of eight on the points table in the first edition of Big Bash. The 2nd season of BBL was the most successful season of the BBL for them.
Brisbane Heat Squad
Here is the complete Brisbane Heat squad for the tournament.
|S/N||Name||Batting style||Bowling style|
|62||Joe Burns||Right-handed||Right arm medium|
|14||Alex Doolan||Right-handed||Right arm medium|
|5||Sam Heazlett||Left-handed||Left arm orthodox|
|9||Marnus Labuschagne||Right-handed||Right arm leg spin|
|50||Chris Lynn||Right-handed||Left arm orthodox|
|36||Nathan Reardon||Left-handed||Right arm medium|
|49||Alex Ross||Right-handed||Right arm off spin|
|42||Brendon McCullum||Right-handed||Right arm medium|
|52||Jason Floros||Left-handed||Right arm off spin|
|24||Jack Wildermuth||Right-handed||Right arm medium fast|
|16||Nick Buchanan||Right-handed||Right arm fast medium|
|31||Ben Cutting||Right-handed||Right arm fast medium|
|12||Andrew Fekete||Right-handed||Right arm fast medium|
|58||Luke Feldman||Right-handed||Right arm fast medium|
|2||Josh Lalor||Right-handed||Left arm fast medium|
|6||Mark Steketee||Right-handed||Right arm fast medium|
|77||Samuel Badree||Right-handed||Right arm leg spin|
|4||Mitchell Swepson||Right-handed||Right arm leg spin|
Brisbane Heat Jersey
The Brisbane Heat jersey colour is teal. The home ground of the Heat is the Brisbane Cricket Ground.
They won their only Big Bash League title in 2012 which was the 2nd season of the league beating Perth Scorchers in the final.