Melbourne Stars

All-round Melbourne Stars progress to BBL final after defeating Thunder by 28-run

  Melbourne Stars defeated Sydney Thunder by 28 runs in the Challenger of the Big Bash League (BBL) on Thursday and progressed to the final of the tournament.

Feb 06, 2020, 18:43 PM IST

Marcus Stoinis fined for homophobic slur during Big Bash League clash

The incident was reported by on-field umpires Gerard Abood and Phillip Gillespie.

Jan 05, 2020, 16:18 PM IST

Dale Steyn set to make Big Bash League debut with Melbourne Stars

The 36-year-old has been called up in the Melbourne squad in place of Pakistan pace sensation Haris Rauf.

Dec 26, 2019, 11:29 AM IST

Women cricketers from New Zealand, Australia tie the knot

Taking to their official Twitter handle, Big Bash League (BBL) franchise Melbourne Stars announced the news and congratulated the newly-wed couple.

Apr 19, 2019, 13:53 PM IST

Pacer Harry Gurney focused on T20 cricket amidst uncertainty over England call-up

Gurney will be looking to make his presence felt in the upcoming edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL), after being signed by the Kolkata Knight Riders at his base price of Rs 75 lakh.   

Feb 19, 2019, 11:08 AM IST

Any slight let up and you will get hurt: Aaron Finch on India tour

Finch will lead Australia in the upcoming limited-overs series in India, where they would play two T20 Internationals apart from five ODIs.

Feb 18, 2019, 13:19 PM IST

Melbourne Stars captain Glenn Maxwell rues disappointing loss after shocking collapse in BBL-08 final

The Melbourne Stars failed to get the job done when it mattered the most, with seven batsmen dismissed for just 19 runs within the space of 29 deliveries.

Feb 17, 2019, 18:08 PM IST

Melbourne Renegades all-rounder Dan Christian looking to avoid distractions ahead of 11th T20 final

Melbourne Renegades all-rounder Dan Christian has expressed a desire to tune out the distractions and keep it simple in order to deal with the extra intensity ahead of his 11th T20 final against the Melbourne Stars. 

Feb 16, 2019, 23:04 PM IST

Melbourne Stars batsman Seb Gotch confident yet cautious ahead of BBL|08 final

The 25-year-old cricketer smashed a six to help his side emerge victorious, after the Stars needed three runs from eight deliveries against the Hurricanes.  

Feb 15, 2019, 17:57 PM IST

Brendon McCullum announces retirement from BBL

The 37-year-old will play his final BBL game against Melbourne Stars at the Gabba on Friday and will not take up another contract to make a return in the next season of the tournament.  

Feb 04, 2019, 09:53 AM IST

Shane Watson tips `skilful` Marcus Stoinis for Australia Test debut

Stoinis failed to make it to the 13-member Australian Test squad despite notching up scores of 10, 81, 21 and 85 in two JLT Sheffield Shield games this season. 

Dec 21, 2018, 13:19 PM IST

WATCH: Ellyse Perry stops WBBL match to send injured fan to hospital

Perry remained unbeaten on 91 off 49 balls and with Ashleigh Gardner (114 off 52), helped Sixers post a record total of 242/4.

Dec 10, 2017, 14:23 PM IST

Big Bash League: Melbourne Stars batsman Kevin Pietersen fined over mic comment

The offence occurred during the Perth Scorchers` innings when Pietersen commented on the umpire`s decision while wearing a microphone on-field.

Feb 03, 2017, 14:27 PM IST

Big Bash League: Twenty20 event smashes viewership records of all time

More than one million people attended this season`s games at an average of 30,114 per match.

Jan 29, 2017, 09:59 AM IST

BBL: Australian batsman David Hussey announces retirement from cricket post Melbourne Stars' exit

He had already retired from all other formats of cricket in 2015 and had only played in the BBL since then.

Jan 25, 2017, 13:36 PM IST

Mitchell Johnson at his devastating best, hits Marcus Stoinis where it hurts most — WATCH VIDEO

It happened off the penultimate ball of the 15th over, bowled by ever furious Mitchell Johnson.

Jan 14, 2017, 22:08 PM IST

Big Bash League: Brisbane Heat's captain Brendon McCullum slapped with one-match ban for slow over-rate

McCullum, will now miss his side`s crucial clash against the Melbourne Stars on January 17 at the MCG.

Jan 12, 2017, 13:55 PM IST

BBL 2017: Andre Russell suffers hamstring injury, replaced by Carlos Brathwaite in Sydney Thunder squad​

Brathwaite, will become the Thunder's second overseas player, alongside England's James Vince, and will be available for the match against Hobart on Sunday.

Jan 05, 2017, 14:31 PM IST

WATCH: Eoin Morgan hits 'unbelievable' last-ball six to win BBL match for Sydney Thunder

He hit an unbeaten 71 off 50 balls in Thunder`s innings of 168 for four to get the defending champions home after they needed 16 runs off the last four balls.

Jan 05, 2017, 12:04 PM IST

Aussie bowler Chris Tremain sends down 11 deliveries in bizarre over

Here's the sequence: Wd, Nb, 0, Wd, Wd, W, 1, 1, Wd, 0, 1

Jan 01, 2017, 17:16 PM IST