Melbourne, September 28: The Big Bash League (BBL 2021-22) will start from December 5 later this year with a match between Sydney Sixers and Melbourne Stars.
The teams have announced their captains and have made a few signings to bolster the squad, with stars like Rashid Khan, George Garton etc joining various franchise.
Here's MyKhel gives you BBL 2021-22 schedule, squads and new signings. There will be some more additions and follow us for details.
BBL 2021-22 schedule (All time in IST)
December 5: Sydney Sixers v Melbourne Stars (SCG, 2.45 pm)
December 6: Sydney Thunder v Brisbane Heat (Manuka Oval, 2.45 pm)
December 7: Melbourne Renegades v Adelaide Strikers (Marvel Stadium, 2.45 pm)
December 8: Hobart Hurricanes v Sydney Sixers (University of Tasmania Stadium, 2 pm)
Perth Scorchers v Brisbane Heat (Optus Stadium, 2 pm)
December 9: Adelaide Strikers v Melbourne Renegades (Adelaide Oval, 2.15 pm)
December 10: Melbourne Stars v Sydney Thunder (MCG, 2.45 pm)
December 11: Sydney Sixers v Hobart Hurricanes (SCG, 2 pm)
Perth Scorchers v Adelaide Strikers (Optus Stadium, 2 pm)
December 12: Sydney Thunder v Melbourne Stars (Sydney Showground Stadium, 2.45 pm)
December 13: Brisbane Heat v Melbourne Renegades (Metricon Stadium, 1.45 pm)
December 14: Hobart Hurricanes v Perth Scorchers (Blundstone Arena, 2.45 pm)
December 15: Melbourne Stars v Sydney Sixers (MCG, 2.45 pm)
December 19: Brisbane Heat v Sydney Thunder (Gabba, 2 pm)
December 20: Perth Scorchers v Hobart Hurricanes (Optus Stadium, 11.45 AM)
December 21: Sydney Sixers v Adelaide Strikers (SCG, 2.45 pm)
December 22: Melbourne Renegades v Perth Scorchers (Marvel Stadium, 2.45 pm)
December 23: Adelaide Strikers v Brisbane Heat (Adelaide Oval, 2 pm)
December 24: Hobart Hurricanes v Melbourne Stars (Blundstone Arena, 10.45 AM)
December 26: Sydney Thunder v Sydney Sixers (Sydney Showground Stadium, 1.30 pm)
Perth Scorchers v Melbourne Renegades (Optus Stadium, 1.45 pm)
December 27: Hobart Hurricanes v Adelaide Strikers (Blundstone Arena, 6.05pm)
Brisbane Heat v Melbourne Stars (Gabba, 3.30 pm)
December 28: Sydney Thunder v Perth Scorchers (Manuka Oval, 2.45 pm)
December 29: Sydney Sixers v Brisbane Heat (SCG, 6.05pm)
Melbourne Renegades v Hobart Hurricanes (Marvel Stadium, 2.45 pm)
December 30: Perth Scorchers v Melbourne Stars (Optus Stadium, 11.45 am)
December 31: Adelaide Strikers v Sydney Thunder (Adelaide Oval, 2 pm)
January 1, 2022: Hobart Hurricanes v Brisbane Heat (Blundstone Arena, 4pm)
Sydney Sixers v Melbourne Renegades (Coffs International Stadium, 3 pm)
January 2: Melbourne Stars v Perth Scorchers (CitiPower Centre, 11 am)
Sydney Thunder v Adelaide Strikers (Sydney Showground Stadium, 2.45 pm)
January 3: Melbourne Stars v Melbourne Renegades (MCG, 2.45 pm)
January 4: Brisbane Heat v Sydney Sixers (Metricon Stadium, 1.45 pm)
January 5: Adelaide Strikers v Hobart Hurricanes (Adelaide Oval, 1 pm); Perth
Scorchers v Sydney Thunder (Optus Stadium, 1.45 pm)
January 6: Melbourne Renegades v Brisbane Heat (GMHBA Stadium, 1.30 pm)
Perth Scorchers v Sydney Sixers (Optus Stadium, 1.45 pm)
January 7: Adelaide Strikers v Melbourne Stars (Adelaide Oval, 2.15 pm)
January 8: Melbourne Renegades v Sydney Thunder (Marvel Stadium, 6.05pm)
Brisbane Heat v Hobart Hurricanes (Gabba, 3 pm)
January 9: Sydney Sixers v Perth Scorchers (Coffs International Stadium, 2.45 pm)
January 10: Melbourne Stars v Adelaide Strikers (MCG, 9.40 am)
Hobart Hurricanes vMelbourne Stars (University of Tasmania Stadium, 2.45 pm)
January 11: Melbourne Renegades v Sydney Sixers (GMHBA Stadium, 2.45 pm)
January 12: Brisbane Heat v Adelaide Strikers (Gabba, 1.45 pm)
January 13: Sydney Thunder v Hobart Hurricanes (Sydney Showground Stadium, 11.30 am)
Melbourne Renegades v Melbourne Stars (Marvel Stadium, 315 pm)
January 14: Adelaide Strikers v Perth Scorchers (Adelaide Oval, 315 pm)
January 15: Sydney Sixers v Sydney Thunder (SCG, 315 pm)
January 16: Melbourne Stars v Brisbane Heat (MCG, 315 pm)
January 17: Hobart Hurricanes v Melbourne Renegades (Blundstone Arena, 315 pm)
January 18: Adelaide Strikers v Sydney Sixers (Adelaide Oval, 2.15 pm)
January 19: Brisbane Heat v Perth Scorchers (Gabba, 8 am)
Sydney Thunder v Melbourne Renegades (Sydney Showground Stadium, 12.15 pm)
Melbourne Stars v Hobart Hurricanes (MCG, 3.15 pm)
January 21: Eliminator
January 22: Qualifier
January 23: Knockout
January 26: Challenger
January 28: Final
(All knockout matches start from 2.45 pm).
Big Bash League 2021-22 Squads
Perth Scorchers: Mitchell Marsh (Captain), Shaun Marsh, Usman Qadir (Pakistan), Jhye Richardson, Ashton Turner, Andrew Tye, Sam Whiteman, David Willey (England), Ashton Agar, Cameron Bancroft, Jason Behrendorff, Hilton Cartwright, Nathan Coulter- Nile, Cameron Green, Josh Inglis, Matthew Kelly, Michael Klinge, Peter Hatzoglou, Lance Morris.
Melbourne Renegades: Kane Richardson, Usman Khan Shinwari, Will Sutherland, Chris Tremain, Beau Webster, Cameron White, Jack Wildermuth, Harry Gurney, Cameron Boyce, Dan Christian, Tom Cooper, Zak Evans, Aaron Finch (Captain, Marcus Harris, Mackenzie Harvey, Jon Holland, Tim Ludeman, Joe Mennie, Mohammad Nabi, Nic Maddinson.
Sydney Sixers: Moises Henriques (Captain), Sean Abbott, Jackson Bird, Carlos Brathwaite, Daniel Christian, Tom Curran, Ben Dwarshuis, Jack Edwards, Mickey Edwards, Daniel Hughes, Stephen O'Keefe, Hayden Kerr, Nathan Lyon, Ben Manenti, Josh Philippe, Lloyd Pope, Jordan Silk, James Vince.
Melbourne Stars: Glenn Maxwell (Captain, Jonathan Merlo, Marcus Stoinis, Daniel Worrall, Adam Zampa, Liam Plunkett, Michael Beer, Scott Boland, Liam Bowe, Dwayne Bravo, Jackson Coleman, Travis Dean, Ben Dunk, Seb Gotch, Evan Gulbis, Peter Handscomb, Joe Burns, Sam Rainbird, Sam Elliott.
Sydney Thunder; Joe Root, Daniel Sams, Gurinder Sandhu, Jason Sangha, Shane Watson, Anton Devcich, Chris Jordan, Fawad Ahmed, Jos Buttler, Pat Cummins, Callum Ferguson, Ryan Gibson, Chris Green, Liam Hatcher, Usman Khawaja (Captain, Jay Lenton, Nathan McAndrew, Arjun Nair, Kurtis Patterson, Brendan Doggett, Ollie Davies, Baxter Holt, Alex Hales, Sam Billings, Saqib Mahmood.
Brisbane Heat; Jimmy Peirson (Captain), Chris Lynn, Xavier Bartlett, Sam Heazlett, Mark Steketee, Mitch Swepson, Matt Willans, Tom Cooper, Michael Neser, Marnus Labuschagne, Mujeeb Ur Rahman and Ben Duckett.
Hobart Hurricanes; David Moody, Tim Paine, Tom Rogers, Clive Rose, D'Arcy Short, Aaron Summers, Matthew Wade, Jofra Archer, George Bailey, Johan Botha, Alex Doolan, Jake Doran, James Faulkner, Ben McDermott, Riley Meredith, Simon Milenko, Tymal Mills, Caleb Jewell, Joel Paris, Josh Kann, Sandeep Lamichhane, Nathan Ellis.
Adelaide Strikers; Liam O'Connor, Peter Siddle, Matt Short, Billy Stanlake, Jake Weatherald, Jon Wells, Nick Winter, Wes Agar, Alex Carey, Michael Cormack, David Grant, Travis Head, Colin Ingram, Rashid Khan, Ben Laughlin, Jake Lehmann, George Garton.
New Signings in BBL 2021-22
Adelaide Strikers: Peter Siddle, Jake Weatherald, George Garton, Rashid Khan
Perth Scorchers: Peter Hatzoglou, Lance Morris
Melbourne Renegades: Nic Maddinson
Melbourne Stars: Joe Burns, Sam Rainbird, Sam Elliott
Sydney Sixers: Stephen O'Keefe, Carlos Brathwaite, James Vince, Jackson Bird.
Brisbane Heat: Michael Neser, Marnus Labuschagne, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Ben Duckett.
Sydney Thunder: Brendan Doggett, Ollie Davies, Baxter Holt, Alex Hales, Sam Billings, Jason Sangha, Saqib Mahmood.
Hobart Hurricanes: Caleb Jewell, Joel Paris, Josh Kann, Sandeep Lamichhane, Nathan Ellis, Matthew Wade, Ben McDermott.
Where to watch in India
Live telecast of BBL 2021-22 will be at Sony Sports Networks and Live streaming will be at Sony LIV.