The 5th season of Australian T20 cricket tournament Big Bash League T20 2015-16 schedule to be start on 17 December 2015 to 24 January 2016. There will be 32 t20 matches of Big Bash League T20 2015-16 schedule to be played during the group stage of the fifth edition of the Big Bash League. In this mega event 8 teams will participate and each team will play 8 group stage T20 matches, four at home and four away, before the top 4 ranked teams progress to the Semi Finals. The Final of the tournament will be played at the home ground of the highest-ranked team. The Perth Scorchers are the reigning champions and will be seeking a third successive BBL title. As per Big Bash League T20 2015-16 schedule the first opening match of this year’s Big Bash T20 League will be Melbourne Stars vs Adelaide Strikers. Hopefully this year’s Big Bas T20 League will be one hell of a league like past years.
Big Bash League T20 2015-16 Schedule Teams Squad Players List
This time there will be eight strong T20 team will compete in the tournament will fight for their glory in chase of the title. Each team having their home ground fixed for them. In the Big Bash League T20 2015-16 Schedule you can see that each team will play total eight T20 cricket matches in group stage, four t20 cricket matches at their home ground and four t20 cricket matches away. Below are the little introduction of each team.
1. Adelaide Strikers: Represents the Adelaide city team and their home ground is Adelaide’s Parklands and has seating capacity of 35000. Below you can see their matches in the Big Bash League T20 2015-16 Schedule.
Adelaide Strikers T20 Team Squad: Brad Hodge, Craig Simmons, Jono Dean, Travis Head (c), Alex Ross, Kelvin Smith, Patrick Page, Kieron Pollard, Michael Neser, Hamish Kingston, Tim Ludeman (wk), Kane Richardson, Ben Laughlin, Gary Putland, Billy Stanlake, Jon Holland, Adil Rashid
2. Brisbane Heat: This team represents the Brisbane city and their official cricket ground is the THE GABBA, which has a seating capacity of 38000+ people. Below you can see their matches in the Big Bash League T20 2015-16 Schedule.
Brisbane Heat T20 Team Squad: Joe Burns, Alex Doolan, Peter Forrest, Chris Lynn (c), Nathan Reardon, Ben Cutting, Jason Floros, James Hopes, Brendon McCullum, James Peirson (wk), Nick Buchanan, Andrew Fekete, Luke Feldman, Josh Lalor, Mark Steketee, Samuel Badree
3. Hobart Hurricanes: This is new team and situates across the beautiful areas of the Tasmania. Their official cricket is Blundstone Arena, Bellerive and is located on the eastern shores of the Derwent River and has a seating capacity of 15000. Below you can see their matches in the Big Bash League T20 2015-16 Schedule.
Hobart Hurricanes T20 Team Squad: Tim Paine (c), Ben Dunk (wk), Cameron Boyce, Jake Reed, Shaun Tait, Darren Sammy, Kumar Sangakkara, Dan Christian, Simon Milenko, George Bailey, Sam Rainbird, Timm van der Gugten, Clive Rose, Jon Wells, Michael Hill, Joe Mennie, Dom Michael
4. Melbourne Renegades: This is the team which represents the modern part of the Melbourne city. Etihad Stadium which is located at Melbourne’s Docklands is the official cricket ground for this team and was built in the year 2000. Below you can see their matches in the Big Bash League T20 2015-16 Schedule.
Melbourne Renegades T20 Team Squad: Aaron Finch (c), Tom Cooper, Chris Gayle, Callum Ferguson, Cameron White, Tom Beaton, Dwayne Bravo, Matthew Short, Guy Walker, Matthew Wade (wk), Peter Nevill, Peter Siddle, James Pattinson, Nathan Rimmington, Nicholas Winter, Chris Tremain, Xavier Doherty, Nathan Hauritz
5. Melbourne Stars: This team represents the main team city of the Melbourne and cricket has been associated with them from long time. The prestigious Melbourne cricket ground is the official cricket ground for them. It has whooping city capacity of 100000 lakh people. Below you can see their matches in the Big Bash League T20 2015-16 Schedule.
Melbourne Stars T20 Team Squad: Kevin Pietersen, David Hussey (c), Robert Quiney, Luke Wright, James Faulkner, Glenn Maxwell, John Hastings, Marcus Stoinis, Evan Gulbis, Peter Handscomb, Tom Triffitt, Sam Harper (wk), Daniel Worrall, Scott Boland, Ben Hilfenhaus, Michael Beer, Adam Zampa,
6. Perth Scorchers: This team represents the city Perth and has WACA Ground as their official cricket ground which is located near the banks of Swan River. Below you can see their matches in the Big Bash League T20 2015-16 Schedule.
Perth Scorchers T20 Team Squad: Ashton Agar, Cameron Bancroft, Jason Behrendorff, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Michael Klinger, Mitch Marsh, Shaun Marsh, Simon Mackin, James Muirhead, Joel Paris, Ashton Turner, Andrew Tye, Adam Voges (c), Sam Whiteman (wk), Brad Hogg
7. Sydney Sixers: Representing Sydney as their home city with prestigious SCG as their home ground, surely this team is looking forward to a great play in this tournament. Below you can see their matches in the Big Bash League T20 2015-16 Schedule.
Sydney Sixers T20 Team Squad: Michael Lumb, Steve Smith, Nic Maddinson, Jordan Silk, Moises Henriques, Johan Botha, Stephen O’Keefe, Sean Abbott, Ben Dwarshuis, Brad Haddin (c), Ryan Carters (wk), Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood, Doug Bollinger, Jackson Bird, Mickey Edwards, Nathan Lyon,
8. Sydney Thunder: Another team from the Sydney city, and they have ANZ as their official cricket ground which is located near Edwin Flack Avenue. Below you can see their matches in the Big Bash League T20 2015-16 Schedule.
Sydney Thunder T20 Team Squad: Michael Hussey (c), Usman Khawaja, Aiden Blizzard, Kurtis Patterson, Ben Rohrer, Jake Doran, Jacques Kallis, Andre Russell, Andrew McDonald, Shane Watson, Chris Green, Ahillen Beadle, Chris Hartley (wk), Pat Cummins, Clint McKay, Gurinder Sandhu, Fawad Ahmed, Jonte Pattison,
Big Bash League T20 2015-16 Schedule Venue Stadiums List
Big Bash League T20 2015-16 Schedule to play at some of the most popular stadiums in Australia below is the complete list of venue stadium.
Adelaide Oval: Capacity of this ground is 17,000
GABBA: Capacity of this ground is 39,800
Blundstone Arena: Capacity of this ground is 15,500
Etihad Stadium: Capacity of this ground is 53,359
MCG: Capacity of this ground is 100,000
WACA Ground: Capacity of this ground is 26,000
Sydney Cricket Ground: Capacity of this ground is 46,000
ANZ Stadium: Capacity of this ground is 82,500
Big Bash League T20 2015-16 Schedule Watch Live Channel List and Official Broadcaster
Ten Sports has got the official Rights for broad casting all the matches that will be played in Big Bash League T20 2015-16 Schedule. For other countries their local broadcaster will the one responsible for the Broadcasting of matches. BBL games are currently broadcast in Australia by the free-to-air Network Ten. In 2013 Ten paid $100 million for BBL rights over five years, marking the channel’s first foray in elite cricket coverage. Fox Sports had previously covered the T20 Big Bash League.
Network Ten’s BBL coverage has become a regular feature of Australian summers and attracted an average audience of more than 943,000 people nationally in 2014-15 season, including a peak audience of 1.9 million viewers for the final between the Scorchers and Sixers. Below you cans see other TV Channels in different countries for coverage of Big Bash League T20 2015-16 Schedule.
Big Bash League T20 2015-16 Watch Live In Australia On Network Ten
Big Bash League T20 2015-16 Watch Live In New Zealand On Sky Sport
Big Bash League T20 2015-16 Watch Live In Bangladesh On STAR Sports
Big Bash League T20 2015-16 Watch Live In Pakistan On STAR Sports
Big Bash League T20 2015-16 Watch Live In India On STAR Sports
Big Bash League T20 2015-16 Watch Live In Sri Lanka On STAR Sports
Big Bash League T20 2015-16 Watch Live In United Kingdom On Sky Sports
Big Bash League T20 2015-16 Watch Live In United States On Willow
Big Bash League T20 2015-16 Schedule Official Sponsors
KFC and Toyota are the commercial sponsors for this Big Bash League T20 2015-16 Schedule. Ten and ESPN sports are the sports Sponsor for this league. KooGa will the Apparel sponsor for this league. ABC will be the Radio partner for Big Bash League.
Big Bash League T20 2015-16 Schedule All Matches Live Commentary
The countdown is on. With less than one month to go until the Big Bash League T20 2015-16 Schedule kicks off on Network Ten, the teams and commentators are gearing up for another explosive summer of T20 cricket. The best commentary team in the business is back for 2015-16, led by Mel McLaughlin, Mark Howard and Adam Gilchrist AM with Ricky Ponting AO, Mark Waugh AM, Damien Fleming, Andy Maher and Andrew “Freddie” Flintoff.
The eagerly anticipated 2015-16 season will see more Big Bash League T20 2015-16 Schedule cricket broadcast in prime time than ever before. The bumper schedule sees 35 matches played in 39 days, including four double headers. Fans won’t miss a beat, with every game live and exclusive on TEN or ONE.
Join Mel McLaughlin and Mark Howard with Ricky Ponting and Mark Waugh live from Spotless Stadium on Thursday 17 December to launch the Big Bash League T20 2015-16 Schedule. Match 1 sees the Sydney Thunder take on the Sydney Sixers in an electrifying season opener that will set the tone for an epic summer of cricket on Network Ten.
Big Bash League T20 2015-16 Schedule All Match Timing Venue Details
|Date||Time IST||KFC Big Bash T20 Today Match||Match Venue||Match Prediction||Toss Prediction|
|Thu 17-Dec||14:10||Sydney Sixers vs Sydney Thunder||Sydney Showground Stadium||Prediction||Prediction|
|Fri 18-Dec||14:10||Melbourne Stars vs Adelaide Strikers||Adelaide Oval||Prediction||Prediction|
|Sat 19-Dec||13:10||Brisbane Heat vs Melbourne Renegades||Brisbane Cricket Ground||Prediction||Prediction|
|Sun 20-Dec||10:50||Sydney Sixers vs Hobart Hurricanes||Sydney Cricket Ground||Prediction||Prediction|
|Sun 20-Dec||13:55||Melbourne Stars vs Sydney Thunder||Melbourne Cricket Ground||Prediction||Prediction|
|Mon 21-Dec||13:40||Perth Scorchers vs Adelaide Strikers||WACA, Perth||Prediction||Prediction|
|Tue 22-Dec||13:40||Hobart Hurricanes vs Brisbane Heat||Bellerive Oval, Hobart||Prediction||Prediction|
|Wed 23-Dec||13:40||Melbourne Renegades vs Sydney Sixers||Docklands Stadium, Melbourne||Prediction||Prediction|
|Sat 26-Dec||13:40||Perth Scorchers vs Brisbane Heat||WACA, Perth||Prediction||Prediction|
|Sun 27-Dec||13:40||Sydney Sixers vs Melbourne Stars||Sydney Cricket Ground||Prediction||Prediction|
|Mon 28-Dec||13:40||Sydney Thunder vs Adelaide Strikers||Sydney Showground Stadium||Prediction||Prediction|
|Tue 29-Dec||13:40||Brisbane Heat vs Hobart Hurricanes||Brisbane Cricket Ground||Prediction||Prediction|
|Wed 30-Dec||13:40||Melbourne Renegades vs Perth Scorchers||Docklands Stadium, Melbourne||Prediction||Prediction|
|Thu 31-Dec||13:10||Adelaide Strikers vs Sydney Sixers||Adelaide Oval||Prediction||Prediction|
|Fri 01-Jan||13:40||Hobart Hurricanes vs Sydney Thunder||Bellerive Oval, Hobart||Prediction||Prediction|
|Sat 02-Jan||12:40||Melbourne Stars vs Melbourne Renegades||Melbourne Cricket Ground||Prediction||Prediction|
|Sat 02-Jan||15:45||Perth Scorchers vs Sydney Sixers||WACA, Perth||Prediction||Prediction|
|Sun 03-Jan||13:40||Brisbane Heat vs Sydney Thunder||Brisbane Cricket Ground||Prediction||Prediction|
|Mon 04-Jan||14:10||Hobart Hurricane vs Melbourne Renegade||Bellerive Oval, Hobart||Prediction||Prediction|
|Tue 05-Jan||14:10||Adelaide Strikers vs Perth Scorchers||Adelaide Oval||Prediction||Prediction|
|Wed 06-Jan||14:10||Melbourne Stars vs Hobart Hurricanes||Melbourne Cricket Ground||Prediction||Prediction|
|Thu 07-Jan||14:10||Sydney Thunder vs Perth Scorchers||Sydney Showground Stadium||Prediction||Prediction|
|Fri 08-Jan||14:10||Brisbane Heat vs Adelaide Strikers||Brisbane Cricket Ground||Prediction||Prediction|
|Sat 09-Jan||13:40||Melbourne Renegades vs Melbourne Stars||Docklands Stadium, Melbourne||Prediction||Prediction|
|Sun 10-Jan||10:50||Hobart Hurricanes vs Perth Scorchers||Bellerive Oval, Hobart||Prediction||Prediction|
|Sun 10-Jan||13:55||Sydney Sixers vs Brisbane Heat||Sydney Cricket Ground||Prediction||Prediction|
|Tue 12-Jan||14:10||Sydney Thunder vs Melbourne Renegades||Sydney Showground Stadium||Prediction||Prediction|
|Wed 13-Jan||14:10||Adelaide Strikers vs Hobart Hurricanes||Adelaide Oval||Prediction||Prediction|
|Thu 14-Jan||14:10||Melbourne Stars vs Brisbane Heat||Melbourne Cricket Ground||Prediction||Prediction|
|Sat 16-Jan||12:40||Sydney Sixers vs Sydney Thunder||Sydney Cricket Ground||Prediction||Prediction|
|Sat 16-Jan||15:45||Perth Scorchers vs Melbourne Stars||WACA, Perth||Prediction||Prediction|
|Mon 18-Jan||14:10||Melbourne Renegades vs Adelaide Strikers||Docklands Stadium, Melbourne||Prediction||Prediction|
|Thu 21-Jan||1st Semi-Final TBC vs TBC||TBC||Prediction||Prediction|
|Fri 22-Jan||2nd Semi-Final TBC vs TBC||TBC||Prediction||Prediction|
|Sun 24-Jan||Final TBC vs TBC||TBC||Prediction||Prediction|