BBL 2023-24 Schedule: The Big Bash League (BBL), Australia’s professional Twenty20 cricket competition, is scheduled to start on December 7 at The Gabba in Brisbane. The tournament will have eight teams and will feature a new schedule that was created by Australian cricket officials. Let’s delve into the BBL 2023-24 Schedule, Big Bash League 13 Fixtures, Venues, Teams and Squads.

BBL 2023-24 Schedule, Fixtures, Venues, Teams, Squads, BBL Live Streaming

Big Bash League 13, BBL 2023-24 Details

The top two teams in the BBL 2023-24 league stage will have two chances to reach the final. The top four teams will make it to the playoffs, instead of the top five as in previous years. The top two teams will play in the Qualifier 1 match, and the winner will go straight to the final. The loser of Qualifier 1 will get a second chance in Qualifier 2.

The third and fourth-ranked teams will play in the Eliminator match. The winner of the Eliminator will play the loser of Qualifier 1 in Qualifier 2. Each team will play 10 home and away games in the league stage, which is a reduction of 4 games per team from previous years. There will also be fewer doubleheaders and no cricket on Christmas Day. The BBL 2023-24 season will start on December 7 and the final will be played on January 24.

Countries Present Big Bash League 2023-24Australia
Dates of Big Bash League 2023-24BBL 2023-24
07 December 2023 – 24 January 2024
Administrator of Big Bash League 2023-24Cricket board Australia
Format of Big Bash League 2023-24Twenty20
First edition of Big Bash League2011–12
Latest edition of Big Bash League2023–24
Next edition of Big Bash League2023–24
Number of teams for Big Bash League 2023-248
Current champion of Big Bash LeaguePerth Scorchers (5th title)
Most successful of Big Bash LeaguePerth Scorchers (5th title)
TV Network of Big Bash LeagueSeven Network, Fox Cricket
Website of Big Bash LeagueBBL
Official Website:Big Bash League

BBL 2023-24 Venues, Stadiums

  • Adelaide Oval: Adelaide Oval is a multi-purpose stadium in Adelaide, South Australia. It is the home of the Adelaide Strikers and the South Australian Cricket Association. Adelaide Oval has a capacity of 53,583 spectators.
  • Bellerive Oval: Bellerive Oval is a cricket ground in Hobart, Tasmania. It is the home of the Hobart Hurricanes and the Tasmanian Cricket Association. Bellerive Oval has a capacity of 16,500 spectators.
  • Brisbane Cricket Ground: The Brisbane Cricket Ground, also known as the Gabba, is a multi-purpose stadium in Brisbane, Queensland. It is the home of the Brisbane Heat and the Queensland Cricket Association. The Gabba has a capacity of 48,500 spectators.
  • Cairns International Stadium: Cairns International Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Cairns, Queensland. It is the home of the Sydney Sixers and the North Queensland Cricket Association. Cairns International Stadium has a capacity of 16,500 spectators.
  • Canberra’s Manuka Oval: Manuka Oval is a multi-purpose stadium in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory. It is the home of the Canberra Strikers and the Cricket ACT. Manuka Oval has a capacity of 13,500 spectators.
  • Coffs Harbour International Stadium: Coffs Harbour International Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Coffs Harbour, New South Wales. It is the home of the Sydney Thunder and the North Coast Cricket Council. Coffs Harbour International Stadium has a capacity of 20,000 spectators.
  • Docklands Stadium: Docklands Stadium, also known as Marvel Stadium and Etihad Stadium, is a multi-purpose stadium in Melbourne, Victoria. It is the home of the Melbourne Stars and the Australian Football League (AFL). Docklands Stadium has a capacity of 56,333 spectators.
  • Geelong’s Simonds Stadium: Simonds Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Geelong, Victoria. It is the home of the Geelong Football Club (AFL) and the Melbourne Renegades. Simonds Stadium has a capacity of 36,000 spectators.
  • Gold Coast’s Metricon Stadium: Metricon Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Carrara, Queensland. It is the home of the Gold Coast Suns (AFL) and the Brisbane Heat. Metricon Stadium has a capacity of 25,000 spectators.
  • Hobart’s Blundstone Arena: Blundstone Arena is a multi-purpose stadium in Hobart, Tasmania. It is the home of the Hobart Hurricanes and the Tasmanian Cricket Association. Blundstone Arena has a capacity of 20,000 spectators.
  • Launceston’s UTAS Stadium: UTAS Stadium, also known as Invermay Park, is a multi-purpose stadium in Launceston, Tasmania. It is the home of the Melbourne Renegades and the Tasmanian Cricket Association. UTAS Stadium has a capacity of 18,000 spectators.
  • Melbourne Cricket Ground: The Melbourne Cricket Ground, also known as the MCG, is a multi-purpose stadium in Melbourne, Victoria. It is the home of the Melbourne Renegades, the Melbourne Stars, the Victoria cricket team, and the Australian Football League (AFL). The MCG has a capacity of 100,024 spectators.
  • Perth Stadium: Perth Stadium is a multi-purpose stadium in Perth, Western Australia. It is the home of the Perth Scorchers and the Western Australian Cricket Association (WACA). Perth Stadium has a capacity of 60,00.
Brisbane, GabbaBrisbane
Sydney ShowgroundSydney
Optus StadiumPerth
Melbourne Cricket GroundMelbourne
Manuka OvalCanberra
Marvel StadiumMelbourne
Sydney Cricket GroundSydney
Blundstone Arena/Bellerive OvalHobart
Adelaide OvalAdelaide
Coffs Harbour International StadiumCoffs Harbour
Lavington Sports GroundAlbury
University of Tasmania StadiumLaunceston
Simonds StadiumGeelong

BBL 2023-24 Schedule, Fixtures with Date and Venues

DateBBL 2023-24 FixturesVenue
Thu, Dec 7Brisbane Heat vs Melbourne StarsBrisbane
Fri, Dec 8Sydney Sixers vs Melbourne RenegadesSydney Cricket Ground
Sat, Dec 9Adelaide Strikers vs Brisbane HeatAdelaide Oval
Sun, Dec 10 Melbourne Renegades vs Perth ScorchersGMHBA Stadium
Mon, Dec 11Hobart Hurricanes vs Sydney SixersUniversity of Tasmania Stadium
Tue, Dec 12Sydney Thunder vs Brisbane HeatManuka Oval
Wed, Dec 13Melbourne Stars vs Perth ScorchersMelbourne Cricket Ground
Tue, Dec 19Adelaide Strikers vs Sydney ThunderAdelaide Oval
Wed, Dec 20Perth Scorchers vs Hobart HurricanesOptus Stadium
Thu, Dec 21Melbourne Renegades vs Brisbane HeatMarvel Stadium
Fri, Dec 22Sydney Sixers vs Adelaide StrikersSydney Cricket Ground
Sat, Dec 23Melbourne Stars vs Sydney ThunderLavington Sports Ground
Sat, Dec 23Hobart Hurricanes vs Melbourne RenegadesBlundstone Arena
Tue, Dec 26Sydney Sixers vs Melbourne StarsSydney Cricket Ground
Tue, Dec 26Perth Scorchers vs Melbourne RenegadesOptus Stadium
Wed, Dec 27Brisbane Heat vs Sydney ThunderBrisbane, Gabba
Thu, Dec 28Hobart Hurricanes vs Melbourne StarsBlundstone Arena
Fri, Dec 29Melbourne Renegades vs Adelaide StrikersMarvel Stadium
Sat, Dec 30Sydney Thunder vs Sydney SixersSydney Sydney Showground Stadium
Sun, Dec 31Adelaide Strikers vs Melbourne StarsAdelaide Oval
Mon, Jan 1Hobart Hurricanes vs Sydney ThunderBlundstone Arena
Mon, Jan 1Brisbane Heat vs Sydney SixersBrisbane, Gabba
Tue, Jan 2Melbourne Stars vs Melbourne RenegadesMelbourne Cricket Ground
Wed, Jan 3Sydney Sixers vs Brisbane HeatCoffs and Harbor International Stadium 
Wed, Jan 3Perth Scorchers vs Adelaide StrikersOptus Stadium
Thu, Jan 4 Melbourne Renegades vs Hobart HurricanesMarvel Stadium
Fri, Jan 5Adelaide Strikers vs Perth ScorchersAdelaide Oval
Sat, Jan 6 Melbourne Stars vs Sydney SixersMelbourne Cricket Ground
Sun, Jan 7Brisbane Heat vs Hobart HurricanesBrisbane, Gabba
Mon, Jan 8 Sydney Thunder vs Perth Scorchers SydneySydney Showground Stadium
Tue, Jan 9Adelaide Strikers vs Hobart HurricanesAdelaide Oval
Wed, Jan 10Brisbane Heat vs Perth ScorchersBrisbane, Gabba
Thu, Jan 11Hobart Hurricanes vs Adelaide StrikersBlundstone Arena
Fri, Jan 12Sydney Sixers vs Sydney ThunderSydney Cricket Ground
Sat, Jan 13Perth Scorchers vs Brisbane HeatOptus Stadium
Sat, Jan 13Melbourne Renegades vs Melbourne StarsMarvel Stadium
Sun, Jan 14 Sydney Thunder vs Adelaide StrikersManuka Oval
Mon, Jan 15Melbourne Stars vs Hobart HurricanesMelbourne Cricket Ground
Tue, Jan 16Perth Scorchers vs Sydney SixersOptus, Stadium
Wed, Jan 17Sydney Thunder vs Melbourne RenegadesSydney Sydney Showground Stadium
Fri, Jan 19The QualifierTBC
Sat, Jan 20The KnockoutTBC
Mon, Jan 22The ChallengerTBC
Wed, Jan 24The FinalTBC

BBL 2023-24 All Teams and Captains List

BBL 2023-24 Franchise/ClubCaptain (as per last season)
Hobart HurricaneMatthew Wade
Melbourne StarsGlenn Maxwell
Melbourne RenegadesNic Maddinson
Sydney SixersMoises Henriques
Sydney ThundersJason Sangha
Perth ScorchersAshton Turner
Brisbane HeatUsman Khawaja
Adelaide StrikersTravis Head

BBL 2023-24 All Team Squads, Player List

The squads listed below are based on the Big Bash League (BBL) 2022-23 season. The new squads will be updated soon.

Brisbane Heat Squad 2023-24

Xavier Bartlett, James Bazley, Max Bryant, Sam Hain, Sam Heazlett, Sam Billings, Matthew Kuhnemann, Marnus Labuschagne, Colin Munro, Michael Neser, Usman Khawaja, Matthew Renshaw, Mark Steketee, Mitchell Swepson, Jimmy Peirson, Jack Wildermuth, Spencer Johnson, Ross Whiteley, Will Prestwidge, Josh Brown

Sydney Sixers Squad 2023-24

Sean Abbott, Jackson Bird, Ben Dwarshuis, Moises Henriques, Dan Christian, Hayden Kerr, Nathan Lyon, Izharulhaq Naveed, Daniel Hughes, Steve O’Keefe, Kurtis Patterson, Chris Jordan, Jordan Silk, James Vince, Josh Philippe, Mickey Edwards, Jack Edwards, Todd Murphy, Josh Kann (local replacement player), Steve Smith, Naveen-ul-Haq (partial replacement for Chris Jordan)

Adelaide Strikers Squad 2023-24

Wes Agar, Alex Carey, Harry Conway, Cameron Boyce, Ryan Gibson, Travis Head, Colin de Grandhomme, Henry Hunt, Thomas Kelly, Rashid Khan, Adam Hose, Harry Nielsen, Matt Short, Jake Weatherald, Henry Thorton, Peter Siddle, Chris Lynn, Ben Manenti, Jordan Buckingham 

Melbourne Renegades Squad 2023-24

Zak Evans, Aaron Finch, Liam Livingstone (withdrawn), Akeal Hosein, Sam Harper, Mackenzie Harvey, Nic Maddinson (c), Jake Fraser-McGurk, Mujeeb ur Rahman, Kane Richardson, Shaun Marsh, Will Sutherland, Jon Wells, Jack Prestwidge, Tom Rogers, Marcus Harris, Andre Russell (replacing Liam Livingstone, first four matches only), Martin Guptill (replacing Liam Livingstone, 10 group matches and finals), Corey Rocchiccioli, Ruwantha Kellapotha, Peter Handscomb, Fawad Ahmed (injury replacement for Shaun Marsh), Matt Critchley (overseas replacement from January 9)

Melbourne Stars Squad 2023-24

Trent Boult, Joe Burns (injured), Joe Clarke, Brody Couch, Hilton Cartwright, Liam Hatcher, Clint Hinchliffe, Nick Larkin, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Glenn Maxwell (c), Beau Webster, Luke Wood, Adam Zampa, Marcus Stoinis, Tom O’Connell, Sam Elliott, Campbell Kellaway, Cam McClure, James Seymour (local replacement player)

Perth Scorchers Squad 2023-24

Ashton Agar, Jason Behrendorff, Cooper Connolly, Cameron Bancroft, Laurie Evans (contract terminated), Aaron Hardie, Cameron Green, Nick Hobson, Josh Inglis, Matthew Kelly, Mitch Marsh (injured), Peter Hatzoglou, Lance Morris, Jhye Richardson, Phil Salt (injured), Tymal Mills (withdrawn), Andrew Tye, Faf du Plessis (replacing Laurie Evans, first seven matches only), Adam Lyth (replacing Phil Salt, first half only), Ashton Turner, Stephen Eskinazi, Hamish McKenzie, David Payne (replacement for Tymal Mills for second half of the season)

Hobart Hurricanes Squad 2023-24

Asif Ali, Faheem Ashraf, Nathan Ellis, Caleb Jewell, Tim David, Ben McDermott, Riley Meredith, Mitch Owen, Shadab Khan, Wil Parker, D’Arcy Short, Matthew Wade, Joel Paris, Paddy Dooley, Chris Tremain, Mac Wright, Billy Stanlake, Zak Crawley (overseas replacement for Shadab Khan), Jimmy Neesham 

Sydney Thunder Squad 2023-24

Oliver Davies, Matthew Gilkes, Chris Green, Brendan Doggett, Baxter Holt, Nathan McAndrew, Alex Ross, Alex Hales, Daniel Sams, Jason Sangha (c), Tanveer Sangha, Rilee Rossouw, David Willey (withdrawn), Fazalhaq Farooqi (replacing David Willey, contract terminated on December 23), Ben Cutting, Usman Qadir, David Warner, Gurinder Sandhu, Sam Whiteman, Joel Davies

How to watch Big Bash League 2023-24 live Streaming in your country?

BBL Live Streaming: BBL 2023-24 matches will be live stream on TV in India on the Sony Sports Network. You can watch them on the Sony Six and Sony Six HD channels, as well as on the SONY TEN 1 and SONY TEN 3 channels. You can also watch them live on the Sony Liv app.


Where will BBL 2023 be held?

BBL 2023 will take place in Australia from 07 December.

When will BBL 2023 match be Started?

BBL 2023 match will start on 07 December 2023 at 1:45 PM IST