BBL 2021-22 Schedule: Big Bash League 2021-22 Fixtures, Squad, Players, Matches

Big Bash League season 11 will begin on December 5.

BBL 2021-22 Schedule: Big Bash League 2021-22 Fixtures, Squad, Players, Matches

BBL 2021-22 Schedule: Cricket Australia (CA) recently announced the much-awaited schedule for the upcoming 11th season of Men’s Big Bash League (BBL) 2021-22. The elite T20 tournament is all set to commence on 5th December while the final is slated to be held on January 28th.

Reining champions Sydney Sixers will face Melbourne Stars in the opening encounter in Sydney’s home ground Sydney Cricket Ground on December 5.

A total of 61 matches are scheduled in the tournament with initial 19 matches set to be played before Christmas and the remaining 37 matches will be held after Christmas. The doubleheaders and a tripleheader are also included in the tight schedule following Christmas.

January 2021 will mark the beginning of the playoff of the Big Bash League. The venues for the playoff matches are yet not decided.

CA has used 14 cricket venues across Australia for the BBL season 11. Melbourne’s Junction Oval is scheduled to host its first BBL match.

Big Bash League, Winners & Runner-ups:

SeasonsWinner TeamRunner-ups
Season 10 (2020-21)Sydney SixersPerth Scorchers
Season 9 (2019-20)Sydney SixersMelbourne Stars
Season 8 (2018-19)Melbourne RenegadesMelbourne Stars
Season 7 (2017-18)Adelaide StrikersHobart Hurricanes
Season 6 (2016-17)Perth ScorchersSydney Sixers
Season 5 (2015-16)Sydney ThunderMelbourne Stars
Season 4 (2014-15)Perth ScorchersSydney Sixers
Season 3 (2013-14)Perth ScorchersHobart Hurricanes
Season 2 (2012-13)Brisbane HeatPerth Scorchers
Season 1 (2011-12)Sydney SixersPerth Scorchers

BBL 2021-22 Teams & its Captain:

Franchise Captain/Skipper
Sydney SixersMoises Henriques
Perth ScorchersAshton Turner
Sydney ThunderUsman Khawaja
Adelaide StrikersTravis Head
Hobart HurricanesMatthew Wade
Brisbane HeatJimmy Peirson
Melbourne RenegadesAaron Finch
Melbourne StarsGlenn Maxwell

BBL 2021-22 Schedule and Fixture:

Match NoDateVenueMatchGMTTime(AEDT)
1December 05, 2021Sydney Cricket GroundSydney Sixers vs Melbourne Stars9.15 AM7:15 PM
2December 06, 2021Manuka OvalSydney Thunder vs Brisbane Heat9.15 AM7:15 PM
3December 07, 2021Marvel StadiumMelbourne Renegades vs Adelaide Strikers9.15 AM7:15 PM
4December 08, 2021University of Tasmania StadiumHobart Hurricanes vs Sydney Sixers8.35 AM6:35 PM
5December 08, 2021Optus StadiumPerth Scorchers vs Brisbane Heat8.35 AM6:35 PM
6December 09, 2021Adelaide OvalAdelaide Strikers vs Melbourne Renegades8.45 AM6:45 PM
7December 10, 2021Melbourne Cricket GroundMelbourne Stars vs Sydney Thunder9.15 AM7:15 PM
8December 11, 2021Sydney Cricket GroundSydney Sixers vs Hobart Hurricanes8.45 AM6:45 PM
9December 11, 2021Optus StadiumPerth Scorchers vs Adelaide Strikers8.30 AM6:30 PM
10December 12, 2021Sydney Showground StadiumSydney Thunder vs Melbourne Stars9.15 AM7:15 PM
11December 13, 2021Metricon StadiumBrisbane Heat vs Melbourne Renegades8.15 AM6:15 PM
12December 14, 2021Blundstone ArenaHobart Hurricanes vs Perth Scorchers9.15 AM7:15 PM
13December 15, 2021Melbourne Cricket GroundMelbourne Stars vs Sydney Sixers9.15 AM7:15 PM
14December 19, 2021GabbaBrisbane Heat vs Sydney Thunder8.40 AM6:40 PM
15December 20, 2021Optus StadiumPerth Scorchers vs Hobart Hurricanes6.15 AM4:15 PM
16December 21, 2021Sydney Cricket GroundSydney Sixers vs Adelaide Strikers9.15 AM7:15 PM
17December 22, 2021Marvel StadiumMelbourne Renegades vs Perth Scorchers9.15 AM7:15 PM
18December 23, 2021Adelaide OvalAdelaide Strikers vs Brisbane Heat8.45 AM6:45 PM
19December 24, 2021Blundstone Arena Blundstone ArenaHobart Hurricanes vs Melbourne Stars5.30 AM3:30 PM
20December 26, 2021Sydney Showground StadiumSydney Thunder vs Sydney Sixers8.05 AM6:05 PM
21December 26, 2021Optus StadiumPerth Scorchers vs Melbourne Renegades8.15 AM6:15 PM
22December 27, 2021Blundstone ArenaHobart Hurricanes vs Adelaide Strikers8.05 AM6:05 PM
23December 27, 2021GabbaBrisbane Heat vs Melbourne Stars10.05 AM8:05 PM
24December 28, 2021Manuka OvalSydney Thunder vs Perth Scorchers9.15 AM7:15 PM
25December 29, 2021Sydney Cricket GroundSydney Sixers vs Brisbane Heat8.05 AM6:05 PM
26December 29, 2021Marvel StadiumMelbourne Renegades vs Hobart Hurricanes9.15 AM7:15 PM
27December 30, 2021Optus StadiumPerth Scorchers vs Melbourne Stars6.15 AM4:15 PM
28December 31, 2021Adelaide OvalAdelaide Strikers vs Sydney Thunder8.45 AM6:45 PM
29January 1, 2022Blundstone ArenaHobart Hurricanes vs Brisbane Heat6.00 AM4:00 PM
30January 1, 2022Coffs International StadiumSydney Sixers vs Melbourne Renegades9.30 AM7:30 PM
31January 2, 2022CitiPower CentreMelbourne Stars vs Perth Scorchers5.30 AM3:30 PM
32January 2, 2022Sydney Showground StadiumSydney Thunder vs Adelaide Strikers9.15 AM7:15 PM
33January 3, 2022Melbourne Cricket GroundMelbourne Stars vs Melbourne Renegades9.15 AM7:15 PM
34January 4, 2022Metricon StadiumBrisbane Heat vs Sydney Sixers8.15 AM6:15 PM
35January 5, 2022Adelaide OvalAdelaide Strikers vs Hobart Hurricanes7.35 AM5:35 PM
36January 5, 2022Optus StadiumPerth Scorchers vs Sydney Thunder8.15 AM6:15 PM
37January 6, 2022GMHBA StadiumMelbourne Renegades vs Brisbane Heat8.05 AM6:05 PM
38January 6, 2022Optus StadiumPerth Scorchers vs Sydney Sixers8.15 AM6:15 PM
39January 7, 2022Adelaide OvalAdelaide Strikers vs Melbourne Stars8.45 AM6:45 PM
40January 8, 2022Marvel StadiumMelbourne Renegades vs Sydney Thunder8.05 AM6:05 PM
41January 8, 2022GabbaBrisbane Heat vs Hobart Hurricanes9.30 AM7:30 PM
42January 9, 2022Coffs International StadiumSydney Sixers vs Perth Scorchers9.15 AM7:15 PM
43January 10, 2022Melbourne Cricket GroundMelbourne Stars vs Adelaide Strikers4.10 AM2:10 PM
44January 10, 2022University of Tasmania StadiumHobart Hurricanes vs Sydney Thunder9.15 AM7:15 PM
45January 11, 2022GMHBA StadiumMelbourne Renegades vs Sydney Sixers9.15 AM7:15 PM
46January 12, 2022GabbaBrisbane Heat vs Adelaide Strikers8.15 AM6:15 PM
47January 13, 2022Sydney Showground StadiumSydney Thunder vs Hobart Hurricanes6.00 AM4:00 PM
48January 13, 2022Marvel StadiumMelbourne Renegades vs Melbourne Stars9.30 AM7:30 PM
49January 14, 2022Adelaide OvalAdelaide Strikers vs Perth Scorchers9.45 AM7:45 PM
50January 15, 2022Sydney Cricket GroundSydney Sixers vs Sydney Thunder9.40 AM7:40 PM
51January 16, 2022Melbourne Cricket GroundMelbourne Stars vs Brisbane Heat9.40 AM7:40 PM
52January 17, 2022Blundstone ArenaHobart Hurricanes vs Melbourne Renegades9.40 AM7:40 PM
53January 18, 2022Adelaide OvalAdelaide Strikers vs Sydney Sixers8.45 AM6:45 PM
54January 19, 2022GabbaBrisbane Heat vs Perth Scorchers2.30 AM12:30 PM
55January 19, 2022Sydney Showground StadiumSydney Thunder vs Melbourne Renegades6.40 AM4:40 PM
56January 19, 2022Melbourne Cricket GroundMelbourne Stars vs Hobart Hurricanes9.50 AM7:50 PM
57January 21, 2022TBAEliminatorTBATBA
58January 22, 2022TBAQualifierTBATBA
59January 23, 2022TBAKnockoutTBATBA
60January 26, 2022TBAChallengerTBATBA
61January 28, 2022TBAThe FinalsTBATBA

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Big Bash League 2021-22 Squad and Players:

Perth Scorchers

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

Melbourne Renegades

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

Sydney Sixers

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

Melbourne Stars

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

Sydney Thunder

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

Brisbane Heat

Xavier Bartlett, Tom Cooper, Chris Lynn, Sam Heazlett, Mujeeb ur Rahman, Matthew Willans, Jimmy Peirson (c), Matt Kuhnemann, Mark Steketee, Mitchell Swepson, Marnus Labuschagne, Michael Neser, Tom Abell, Jack Wildermuth, James Bazley, Ben Duckett, Max Bryant, Connor Sully

Hobart Hurricanes

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

Adelaide Strikers

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

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