STA vs REN: It will be a battle between two teams have contrasting fortunes this season when Melbourne Stars will take on defending champions Melbourne Renegades in BBL 2019 on Saturday. The Stars have been on a roll this season as they have won 4 games and lost only 1 out of their 5 games. They also currently are sitting at the top of the points table. The Renegades, on the other hand, are having a hard time on the field. They are yet to register their first win after losing all the 5 games they have played so far. It is no surprise they find themselves at the bottom of the points table. While the Stars will try to keep their winning bandwagon going by winning the derby, the Renegades will give another shot to register their first win in the tournament.
Melbourne Stars vs Melbourne Renegades Team News
Melbourne Stars Team News:
- Melbourne Stars have announced a 13-men squad for this game with 2 changes.
- Sandeep Lamichhane and Hilton Cartwright are back to the squad.
- Haris Rauf and Jono Merlo have been omitted from the squad.
- Sandeep Lamichhane is expected to be included in the playing 11.
Melbourne Renegades Team News:
- Melbourne Renegades have announced a 13-men squad with 2 changes from the last game.
- They have omitted Marcus Harris and Joe Mennie from the squad.
- Pacer Harry Gurney and Jack Wildermuth have returned to the side.
- While Harry Gurney is expected to replace Will Sutherland, Tom Cooper is expected to replace Marcus Harris.
Melbourne Stars vs Melbourne Renegades Playing11
STA Playing 11:
Dale Steyn, Nic Maddinson, Glenn Maxwell (C), Nathan Coulter-Nile, Ben Dunk, Peter Handscomb (Wk), Adam Zampa, Marcus Stoinis, Nick Larkin, Clint Hinchliffe, and Sandeep Lamichhane.
REN Playing 11:
Shaun Marsh, Aaron Finch (C), Kane Richardson, Daniel Christian, Tom Cooper, Cameron Boyce, Beau Webster, Tom Andrews, Richard Gleeson, Sam Harper (Wk), and Harry Gurney.
Melbourne Stars vs Melbourne Renegades Squads:
Melbourne Stars Squad-
Nic Maddinson, Marcus Stoinis, Nick Larkin, Glenn Maxwell (C), Peter Handscomb (Wk), Ben Dunk, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Clint Hinchliffe, Adam Zampa, Dale Steyn, Sandeep Lamichhane, Daniel Worrall, and Hilton Cartwright.
Melbourne Renegades Squad-
Sam Harper (Wk), Aaron Finch (C), Shaun Marsh, Beau Webster, Daniel Christian, Will Sutherland, Cameron Boyce, Tom Andrews, Kane Richardson, Richard Gleeson, Harry Gurney, Jack Wildermuth, and Tom Cooper.