CA (Cricket Australia) announced Big Bash (BBL) 2016-17 schedule. 35 matches in 39 days to broadcast Live with all matches live and exclusively by TEN Sports. Total 8 teams participate in Big Bash 2016 league which are like Perth, Sydney, Adelaide, Melbourne, Hobart and Brisbane.
New edition of BBL will be exciting as all the teams are well balanced with a combination batsmen, bowlers and all rounders. They would work in tandem to stifle the opposition and win matches.
Although Chris Gayle is not playing in the 2017 season, kieron Pollard and many more would be gracing the field.
Mustafizur rehman from Bangladesh is most likely to be hired in the BBL because of his impressive performance in T20 world championship.
Semifinals will be played on January 24 and January 25. Final of the league to host the Grand Final Sunday, January 28, 2016.
The best commentary team is also back for the big bash 2016-17 season. commentary team is directed by Mel McLaughlin AM and Adam Gilchrist, Ricky Ponting including AO, AM Mark Waugh, Damien Fleming, Mark Howard and Andy Maher. Most commentators will be announced in the coming months.
The 6th seasion of the BBL will have 35 games in 40 days during the Australian summer school holidays.
MEN’S BIG BASH 2016-17 FIXTURES:
|Sydney Thunder vs Sydney Sixers||Tuesday 20 December 2016|
|Adelaide Strikers vs Brisbane Heat||Wednesday, 21 December 2016|
|Melbourne Renegades vs Sydney Thunder||Thursday, 22 December 2016|
|Sydney Sixers vs Hobart Hurricanes||Friday, 23 December 2016|
|Perth Scorchers vs Adelaide Strikers||Friday, 23 December 2016|
|Hobart Hurricanes vs Melbourne Stars||Monday, 26 December 2016|
|Sydney Sixers vs Perth Scorchers||Tuesday, 27 December 2016|
|Sydney Thunder vs Brisbane Heat||Wednesday, 28 December 2016|
|Melbourne Renegades vs Perth Scorchers||Thursday, 29 December 2016|
|Brisbane Heat vs Hobart Hurricanes||Friday, 30 December 2016|
|Adelaide Strikers vs Sydney Sixers||Saturday, 31 December 2016|
|Melbourne Stars vs Melbourne Renegades||Sunday, 1 January 2017|
|Perth Scorchers vs Sydney Thunder||Sunday, 1 January 2017|
|Hobart Hurricanes vs Adelaide Strikers||Monday, 2 January 2017|
|Brisbane Heat vs Sydney Sixers||Tuesday, 3 January 2017|
|Sydney Thunder vs Melbourne Stars||Wednesday, 4 January 2017|
|Perth Scorchers vs Brisbane Heat||Thursday, 5 January 2017|
|Melbourne Renegades vs Melbourne Stars||Saturday, 7 January 2017|
|Hobart Hurricanes vs Sydney Thunder||Sunday, 8 January 2017|
|Sydney Sixers vs Melbourne Renegades||Monday, 9 January 2017|
|Melbourne Stars vs Adelaide Strikers||Tuesday, 10 January 2017|
|Brisbane Heat vs Perth Scorchers||Wednesday, 11 January 2017|
|Melbourne Renegades vs Hobart Hurricanes||Thursday, 12 January 2017|
|Sydney Sixers vs Sydney Thunder||Saturday, 14 January 2017|
|Perth Scorchers vs Melbourne Stars||Saturday, 14 January 2017|
|Adelaide Strikers vs Melbourne Renegades||Monday, 16 January 2017|
|Melbourne Stars vs Brisbane Heat||Tuesday, 17 January 2017|
|Sydney Thunder vs Adelaide Strikers||Wednesday, 18 January 2017|
|Brisbane Heat vs Melbourne Renegades||Friday, 20 January 2017|
|Hobart Hurricanes vs Perth Scorchers||Saturday, 21 January 2017|
|Melbourne Stars vs Sydney Sixers||Saturday, 21 January 2017|
|BBL Semi Final 1 Tuesday||24 January 2017|
|BBL Semi Final 2 Wednesday||25 January 2017|
|BBL Final Saturday, 28 January 2017||Saturday, 28 January 2017|