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Big Bash League 2021-22 Squad(BBL 2021 Squad): Cricket Australia releases the squad details for the most-awaited Big Bash League 2021-22.

The 11th season of the exciting T20 competition will kickstart from 5th December 2021 with finals on January 28, 2022. Check out the BBL 2021-22 schedule with venue details.

Big Bash League 2021-22 Squad

BBL 2021-22 Teams and Captains

Following are the teams and their captains of the Big Bash League 2021-22.

Team/Franchise NameCaptain
Melbourne StarsGlenn Maxwell
Hobart HurricanesMatthew Wade
Sydney ThunderUsman Khawaja
Stars Adelaide StrikersAlex Carey
Sydney SixersMoises Henriques
Perth ScorchersTBA – Ashton Turner(2020-21 Skipper)
Melbourne RenegadesAaron Finch
Brisbane HeatJimmy Peirson

Big Bash League 2021-22 Squad

Perth Scorchers

Ashton Agar, Cameron Bancroft, Jason Behrendorff, Aaron Hardie, Peter Hatzoglou, Josh Inglis, Matthew Kelly, Mitch Marsh, Lance Morris, Kurtis Patterson, Jhye Richardson, Ashton Turner, Andrew Tye, Colin Munro

Melbourne Renegades

Cameron Boyce, Zak Evans, Aaron Finch (c), Jake Fraser-McGurk, Sam Harper, Marcus Harris, Mackenzie Harvey, Josh Lalor, Shaun Marsh, James Pattinson, Mitch Perry, Jack Prestwidge, Kane Richardson, Will Sutherland, Nic Maddinson

Sydney Sixers

Sean Abbott, Jackson Bird, Carlos Brathwaite, Dan Christian, Tom Curran, Ben Dwarshuis, Jack Edwards, Mickey Edwards, Moises Henriques (c), Daniel Hughes, Hayden Kerr, Nathan Lyon, Ben Manenti, Josh Philippe, Lloyd Pope, Jordan Silk, James Vince, Steve O’Keefe

Melbourne Stars

Glenn Maxwell (C), Hilton Cartwright, Marcus Stoinis, Adam Zampa, Joe Burns, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Beau Webster, Billy Stanlake, Sam Rainbird, Sam Elliott, Seb Gotch, Clint Hinchliffe, Tom O’Connell, Nick Larkin, Liam Hatcher, Joe Clarke.

Sydney Thunder

Jonathan Cook, Ben Cutting, Ollie Davies, Brendan Doggett, Matt Gilkes, Chris Green, Baxter Holt, Usman Khawaja, Nathan McAndrew, Alex Ross, Daniel Sams, Tanveer Sangha, Chris Tremain, Alex Hales

Brisbane Heat

Xavier Bartlett, Tom Cooper, Sam Heazlett, Chris Lynn, Mujeeb ur Rahman, Jimmy Peirson, Mark Steketee, Mitchell Swepson, Matthew Willans, Marnus Labuschagne, Michael Neser, Ben Duckett, Tom Abell.

Hobart Hurricanes

Scott Boland, Tim David, Nathan Ellis, Peter Handscomb, Caleb Jewell, Josh Kann, Sandeep Lamichhane (o/s), Ben McDermott, Riley Meredith, Mitch Owen, Joel Paris, Wil Parker, D’Arcy Short, Matthew Wade, Mac Wright, Harry Brook.

Adelaide Strikers

Wes Agar, Alex Carey, Harry Conway, Travis Head (c), Spencer Johnson, Harry Nielsen, Liam O’Connor, Matthew Renshaw, Liam Scott, Peter Siddle, Jon Wells, Daniel Worrall, George Garton, Ryan Gibson, Matt Short, Fawad Ahmed.

New Signings in BBL 2021-22

Adelaide Strikers

  • Peter Siddle has been signed by Adelaide for this BBL season.
  • Adelaide Strikers’ most prolific run-scorer Jake Weatherald re-signed for four more years.
  • English allrounder George Garton signing on to join the Strikers for KFC BBL|11.
  • Rashid Khan signed to play for Adelaide Strikers for KFC BBL|11.
  • Ryan Gibson signed two more seasons in Adelaide ahead of KFC BBL|11.
  • Matt Short re-signs a two-year contract with Adelaide Strikers.
  • Strikers signs leg-spinner Fawad Ahmed for BBL11.

Perth Scorchers

  • Peter Hatzoglou has signed a two-year contract with the Perth Scorchers.
  • Lance Morris signed for the next two seasons.
  • Scorchers re-signs Colin Munro for the 2021-22 KFC Big Bash League season.

Melbourne Renegades

  • Nic Maddinson has signed for the BBL11 season.

Melbourne Stars

  • Joe Burns signs with the Stars to play until the end of the 2023-24 season.
  • The Melbourne Stars have secured the signing of left arm pace bowler Sam Rainbird for the upcoming KFC BBL|11 season.
  • The Melbourne Stars signs young gun Sam Elliott for the upcoming KFC BBL|11 season.
  • Beau Webster signed to play for the BBL11 season.
  • The Melbourne Stars extend the contract for Nick Larkin and Liam Hatcher ahead of the upcoming KFC Big Bash season.
  • Melbourne Stars signs English batter/wicketkeeper Joe Clarke for the upcoming KFC BBL season.

Sydney Sixers

  • Heralded spinner Stephen O’Keefe has re-signed for another season with the Sydney Sixers
  • Carlos Brathwaite re-signs for the BBL 2021-22.
  • James Vince returns to the club for KFC BBL|11.
  • Jackson Bird has signed a new two-year deal to remain with the Sydney Sixers

Brisbane Heat

  • Michael Neser returns after playing the inaugural year of the BBL for Brisbane in 2011-12 before switching to the Adelaide Strikers.
  • The Brisbane Heat has secured the prize signature of one of the world’s best batsmen, Marnus Labuschagne, for BBL 2021.
  • The Brisbane Heat are ready to spin to win once again with club record-holder Mujeeb Ur Rahman back for his fourth season in the KFC Big Bash League.
  • The Brisbane Heat will welcome English batsman Ben Duckett for the summer to its KFC Big Bash League squad for 2021-22.
  • Tom Abell was signed by Heat for the BBL21.

Sydney Thunder

  • Fast bowler Brendan Doggett will remain with Sydney Thunder after signing a new two-year deal.
  • Sydney Thunder has secured exciting young gun Ollie Davies for the next three KFC BBL campaigns.
  • Wicketkeeper Baxter Holt has re-signed with the Sydney Thunder for the next two Big Bash campaigns.
  • Big-hitting Englishman Alex Hales set to return for a third summer in green.
  • English wicketkeeper batter Sam Billings agrees to return to the Thunder Nation.
  • Jason Sangha signs one-year deal to remain with Thunder
  • Saqib Mahmood signs for Sydney Thunder to play for BBL 2021-22.

Hobart Hurricanes

  • Caleb Jewell was signed by Hobart Hurricanes to play for the BBL 2021-22 season.
  • West Australian left-arm pace bowler, Joel Paris signed a two-year deal with the club.
  • Josh Kann joins the KFC Big Bash League, signing with the Hobart Hurricanes on a one-year deal.
  • Nepalese spin sensation, Sandeep Lamichhane, will return to the Hobart Hurricanes for KFC BBL|11.
  • Nathan Ellis signs a contract extension that commits him to the Hobart Hurricanes until 2023.
  • Matthew Wade signs a contract extension until 2024.
  • Ben McDermott signs a contract extension that will see him remain in purple until at least the end of 2024.
  • The Hobart Hurricanes have secured in-form young cricketing talents, Englishman, Harry Brook for the BBL 2021.

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