Big Bash League 2022-23: KFC BBL 2022 Schedule, Squad, and Match Timing in GMT, Local

Big Bash League 2022-23
Big Bash League 2022-23

BBL 2022 Schedule: The 12th edition of the Big Bash League is scheduled to kick start on December 13 with the first match between Sydney Thunder and Melbourne Stars in Manuka Oval.

Big Bash League 2022-23 Schedule

The Eliminator, Qualifier and Knockout finals will be held from January 27-29 with the Challenger and decider to take place the following weekend on February 2 and 4 – the fifth time in six years that the season will finish in the second month of the year.

“We’ve been clear since the end of last season given the disruption of two years that rebounding really strongly this season is such a critical thing for us to achieve. This season is one of if not the most important seasons we’ve had in recent years,” Alistair Dobson, the general manager of Big Bash League told a media.

BBL 2022 Schedule

The regular season concludes on January 25 with a double-header between the Hobart Hurricanes and Brisbane Heat in the University of Tasmania Stadium and the second match between Melbourne Stars and Sydney Thunder at the MCG.

READ: BBL 2022-23 Points Table, With NRR And Points

Perth Scorchers and Sydney Sixers have made it to the finals of the BBL in the past two years. Sixers defeated Scorchers to lift the title in the 10th edition while in the previous season as Perth Scorchers lifted the cup by defeating Sydney Sixers.

Date Match Venue Time(Local) GMT
Dec-13, 2022 Sydney Thunder vs Melbourne Stars Manuka Oval 7:15 PM 9:15 AM
Dec-14, 2022 Adelaide Strikers vs Sydney Sixers Adelaide Oval 6:45 PM 8:45 AM
Dec-15, 2022 Brisbane Heat vs Melbourne Renegades Cazalys Stadium (Cairns) 6:15 PM 8:15 AM
Dec-16, 2022 Melbourne Stars vs Hobart Hurricanes MCG 5:05 PM 7:05 AM
Dec-16, 2022 Sydney Thunder vs Adelaide Strikers Sydney Showground 8:15 PM 10:15 AM
Dec-17, 2022 Perth Scorchers vs Sydney Sixers Optus Stadium 4:05 PM 6:05 AM
Dec-18, 2022 Melbourne Renegades vs Sydney Thunder Marvel Stadium 7:15 PM 9:15 AM
Dec-19, 2022 Hobart Hurricanes vs Perth Scorchers University of Tasmania Stadium 7:15 PM 9:15 AM
Dec-20, 2022 Adelaide Strikers vs Sydney Thunder Adelaide Oval 6:45 PM 8:45 AM
Dec-21, 2022 Melbourne Renegades vs Brisbane Heat GMHBA Stadium (Geelong) 7:15 PM 9:15 AM
Dec-22, 2022 Sydney Sixers vs Hobart Hurricanes SCG 7:15 PM 9:15 AM
Dec-23, 2022 Melbourne Stars vs Perth Scorchers CitiPower Centre 3:30 PM 5:30 AM
Dec-23, 2022 Brisbane Heat vs Adelaide Strikers Gabba 6:00 PM 8:00 AM
Dec-24, 2022 Hobart Hurricanes vs Melbourne Renegades Blundstone Arena 3:30 PM 5:30 AM
Dec-26, 2022 Sydney Sixers vs Melbourne Stars SCG 6:05 PM 8:05 AM
Dec-26, 2022 Perth Scorchers vs Adelaide Strikers Optus Stadium 6:15 PM 8:15 AM
Dec-27, 2022 Sydney Thunder vs Brisbane Heat Sydney Showground 7:15 PM 9:15 AM
Dec-28, 2022 Sydney Sixers vs Melbourne Renegades SCG 7:15 PM 9:15 AM
Dec-29, 2022 Brisbane Heat vs Sydney Thunder Metricon Stadium 5:05 PM 7:05 AM
Dec-29, 2022 Perth Scorchers vs Melbourne Stars Optus Stadium 6:15 PM 8:15 AM
Dec-30, 2022 Melbourne Renegades vs Sydney Sixers GMHBA Stadium (Geelong) 6:30 PM 8:30 AM
Dec-31, 2022 Sydney Thunder vs Hobart Hurricanes Lavington Sports Ground (Albury) 3:30 PM 5:30 AM
Dec-31, 2022 Adelaide Striker vs Melbourne Stars Adelaide Oval 6:30 PM 8:30 AM
Jan-01, 2023 Melbourne Renegades vs Perth Scorchers Marvel Stadium 1:40 PM 3:40 AM
Jan-01, 2023 Brisbane Heat vs Sydney Sixers Gabba 6:15 PM 8:15 AM
Jan-02, 2023 Hobart Hurricanes vs Adelaide Strikers Blundstone Arena 7:15 PM 9:15 AM
Jan-03, 2023 Melbourne Stars vs Melbourne Renegades MCG 7:15 PM 9:15 AM
Jan-04, 2023 Sydney Sixers vs Brisbane Heat North Sydney Oval 6:05 PM 8:05 AM
Jan-04, 2023 Perth Scorchers vs Sydney Thunder Optus Stadium 6:15 PM 8:15 AM
Jan-05, 2023 Adelaide Strikers vs Hobart Hurricanes Adelaide Oval 6:45 PM 8:45 AM
Jan-06, 2023 Melbourne Stars vs Sydney Sixers MCG 6:30 PM 8:30 AM
Jan-07, 2023 Melbourne Renegades vs Hobart Hurricanes Marvel Stadium 6:05 PM 8:05 AM
Jan-07, 2023 Perth Scorchers vs Brisbane Heat Optus Stadium 6:15 PM 8:15 AM
Jan-08, 2023 Sydney Thunder vs Sydney Sixers Sydney Showground 7:15 PM 9:15 AM
Jan-09, 2023 Hobart Hurricanes vs Melbourne Stars Blundstone Arena 7:15 PM 9:15 AM
Jan-10, 2023 Adelaide Strikers vs Melbourne Renegades Adelaide Oval 7:10 PM 9:10 AM
Jan-11, 2023 Brisbane Heat vs Perth Scorchers Gabba 6:40 PM 8:40 AM
Jan-12, 2023 Melbourne Stars vs Adelaide Strikers MCG 7:15 PM 9:15 AM
Jan-13, 2023 Sydney Thunder vs Perth Scorchers Sydney Showground 6:30 PM 8:30 AM
Jan-14, 2023 Adelaide Strikers vs Brisbane Heat Adelaide Oval 3:30 PM 5:30 AM
Jan-14, 2023 Melbourne Renegades vs Melbourne Stars Marvel Stadium 7:30 PM 9:30 AM
Jan-15, 2023 Hobart Hurricanes vs Sydney Thunder Blundstone Arena 1:40 PM 3:40 AM
Jan-15, 2023 Sydney Sixers vs Perth Scorchers SCG 7:15 PM 9:15 AM
Jan-16, 2023 Melbourne Stars vs Brisbane Heat MCG 7:15 PM 9:15 AM
Jan-17, 2023 Sydney Sixers vs Adelaide Strikers C.ex Coffs International Stadium 7:15 PM 9:15 AM
Jan-18, 2023 Perth Scorchers vs Hobart Hurricanes Optus Stadium 4:40 PM 6:40 AM
Jan-19, 2023 Sydney Thunder vs Melbourne Renegades Manuka Oval 7:15 PM 9:15 AM
Jan-20, 2023 Adelaide Strikers vs Perth Scorchers Adelaide Oval 4:00 PM 6:00 AM
Jan-20, 2023 Brisbane Heat vs Hobart Hurricanes Gabba 7:00 PM 9:00 AM
Jan-21, 2023 Sydney Sixers vs Sydney Thunder SCG 7:05 PM 9:05 AM
Jan-22, 2023 Brisbane Heat vs Melbourne Stars Gabba 12:40 PM 2:40 AM
Jan-22, 2023 Perth Scorchers vs Melbourne Renegades Optus Stadium 4:15 PM 6:15 AM
Jan-23, 2023 Hobart Hurricanes vs Sydney Sixers Blundstone Arena 7:15 PM 9:15 AM
Jan-24, 2023 Melbourne Renegades vs Adelaide Strikers Marvel Stadium 7:15 PM 9:15 AM
Jan-25, 2023 Hobart Hurricanes vs Brisbane Heat University of Tasmania Stadium 1:40 PM 3:40 AM
Jan-25, 2023 Melbourne Stars vs Sydney Thunder MCG 7:15 PM 9:15 AM
Jan-27, 2023 Brisbane Heat vs Sydney Thunder, Eliminator Sydney Showground Stadium, Sydney 7:15 PM 9:15 AM
Jan-28, 2023 Sydney Sixers vs Perth Scorchers, Qualifier Perth Stadium, Perth 7:15 PM 9:15 AM
Jan-29, 2023 Melbourne Renegades vs Brisbane Heat, Knockout Docklands Stadium, Melbourne 7:15 PM 9:15 AM
Feb-02, 2023 Sydney Sixers vs Brisbane Heat, Challenger Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney 7:15 PM 9:15 AM
Feb-04, 2023 Perth Scorchers vs Brisbane Heat, Final Perth Stadium, Perth 7:15 PM 9:15 AM

BBL 2022 Squad

New players signing for the BBL 2022-23 Squad will be updated here!!!

  • England fast bowler Tymal Mills who plays for Perth Scorchers has withdrawn from Big Bash League 2022-23 due to a family emergency.
  • Ben Manenti was signed by Adelaide Strikers for the BBL12 season.
  • Mickey Edwards joins Sydney Sixers for the BBL 12 season.
  • Local boy Mickey Edwards has re-signed for a sixth year with the Sixers.
  • New Zealand allrounder Jimmy Neesham joins Hobart Hurricanes squad for BBL|12 as an overseas replacement player.
  • Sam Whiteman joins Sydney Thunders for BBL 2022-23 season.
  • Melbourne Renegades signs Peter Handscomb for the BBL12 season.
  • Matthew Gilkes re-signs with Thunder until 2024
  • Fast bowler Peter Siddle will remain in Adelaide Strikers blue for the sixth consecutive season, re-signing for KFC BBL|12.
  • South African batter Faf du Plessis signs with Perth Scorchers as a replacement international player ahead of the 2022-23 KFC Big Bash League season.
  • Gurinder Sandhu re-signs 2 years deal with Sydney Thunder.
  • England batsman Sam Hain joins the Brisbane Heat as an International Replacement player for the KFC Big Bash League.
  • Pakistani bowler Usman Qadir signs with Sydney Thunder for BBL 12 season.
  • Victorian batter Campbell Kellaway has signed one year deal with the Melbourne Stars for BBL|12.
  • Mitchell Marsh and Phil Salt were ruled out of BBL 12 season.
  • Melbourne Renegades signs New Zealand batter Martin Guptill for the BBL 2022-23 season.
  • Victorian fast bowler Cam McClure has signed with the Melbourne Stars for BBL|12.
  • Sydney Thunders signed Fazalhaq Farooqi for the upcoming BBL 2022-23 season.
  • The Melbourne Renegades can confirm Liam Livingstone has withdrawn from BBL 2022-23.
  • The Perth Scorchers have terminated their contract with top draft pick Laurie Evans following his positive result on an anti-doping test.
  • Hobart Hurricanes signs Zak Crawley for the BBL 2022-23 season.

BBL 2022-23 Squad

Following are the details of the Big Bash League 2022-23 squad with new signings:

Sydney Sixers

Moises Henriques, Jordan Silk, Daniel Hughes, James Vince, Kurtis Patterson, Hayden Kerr, Sean Abbott, Steve O’Keefe, Daniel Christian, Josh Philippe, Ben Dwarshuis, Jackson Bird, Nathan Lyon, Izharulhaq Naveed, Chris Jordan

Perth Scorchers

Ashton Turner, Nick Hobson, Faf du Plessis, Cooper Connolly, Ashton Agar, Cameron Green, Cameron Bancroft (wk), Josh Inglis (wk), Jason Behrendorff, Aaron Hardie, Peter Hatzoglou, Matthew Kelly, Lance Morris, Jhye Richardson, Andrew Tye

Sydney Thunder

Alex Hales, Alex Ross, Rilee Rossouw, Jason Sangha, David Warner, Oliver Davies, Chris Green, Daniel Sams, Matthew Gilkes (wk), Baxter Holt (wk), Brendan Doggett, Nathan McAndrew, Usman Qadir, Tanveer Sangha, Fazalhaq Farooqi

Hobart Hurricanes

Matthew Wade (wk), D’Arcy Short, Zak Crawley, Caleb Jewell, Asif Ali, Macalister Wright, Mitchell Owen, Tim David, Faheem Ashraf, Ben McDermott, Joel Paris, Nathan Ellis, Riley Meredith, Billy Stanlake, Wil Parker, Patrick Dooley, Chris Tremain

Melbourne Renegades

Nic Maddinson, Aaron Finch, Jake Fraser McGurk, Marcus Harris, Mackenzie Harvey, Jonathan Wells, Shaun Marsh, Martin Guptill, Andre Russell, Tom Rogers, Will Sutherland, Sam Harper, Zak Evans, Akeal Hosein, Kane Richardson, Jack Prestwidge, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Ruwantha Kellepotha

Melbourne Stars

Brody Couch, Hilton Cartwright, Clint Hinchliffe, Joe Burns, Nik Larkin, Beau Webster, Marcus Stoinis, Campbell Kellaway, Luke Wood, Joe Clarke (wk), Liam Hatcher, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Adam Zampa, Trent Boult

Adelaide Strikers

Travis Head, Ryan Gibson, Adam Hose, Henry Hunt, Thomas Kelly, Chris Lynn, Jake Weatherald, Colin de Grandhomme, Matthew Short, Rashid Khan, Alex Carey (wk), Harry Nielsen (wk), Wes Agar, Cameron Boyce, Harry Conway, Peter Siddle, Henry Thornton

Brisbane Heat

Usman Khawaja, Max Bryant, James Bazley, Sam Heazlett, Matt Renshaw, Sam Hain, Colin Munro, Ross Whitely, Marnus Labuschagne, Michael Neser, Jack Wildermuth, Sam Billings (wk), Jimmy Peirson (wk), Xavier Bartlett, Spencer Johnson, Mitchell Swepson, Matthew Kuhnemann, Mark Steketee, Will Prestwidge, Will Prestwidge

BBL 2022-23 Teams and Captains

Following are the teams and their captains of the Big Bash League 2022-23.

Team/Franchise Name Captain
Melbourne Stars Adam Zampa
Hobart Hurricanes Matthew Wade
Sydney Thunder Jason Sangha
Adelaide Strikers Travis Head
Sydney Sixers Moises Henriques
Perth Scorchers Ashton Turner
Melbourne Renegades Nic Maddinson
Brisbane Heat Usman Khawaja

READ: WBBL 2022 Schedule, Squad, and Coach Details