He will not have the services of the country's two best batsmen Steve Smith and David Warner for the summer and takes over a team with rookie leaders.
This season sees the Sydney Sixers looking to win a third straight title, while the six teams outside of New South Wales attempt to end the state’s stranglehold on the competition.
The first streaker at the Perth Stadium has been labelled "an idiot" and a "show pony" by a Magistrate, who told the 23-year-old to "grow up", saying people "are sick of exhibitionists like you".
Sydney, May 28 (IANS): A day after veteran Aussie Shane Watson single-handedly helped the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) to a third Indian Premier League (IPL) crown, all-rounder Marcus Stoinis feels the retired Watson could still be a force in international cricket in case he wants to come out of retirement.
Cricket ACT have added another blockbuster fixture to its already jam-packed summer, with Manuka Oval to host a Sheffield Shield match between rivals Queensland and New South Wales in November.
Australia paceman Pat Cummins is eager for banned duo Steve Smith and David Warner to rejoin the national side, saying it feels like they have already spent “five years in cricketing isolation”.