Women’s Big Bash League which was previously known as Women’s National Cricket League is announced. The tournament is starting from 9th of December and will conclude on 4th of February. It will cover total 59 matches will include 8 teams. Sydney Sixers is the defending champion who will face Melbourne Stars on the first day. Meg Lanning holds the top runner scorer record after scoring 1068 runs. While Sarah Aley is the tournament’s highest wicket taker with 47 wickets. Below is the complete Women’s Big Bash League 2017-18 Squad. Also, here is the complete Women’s Big Bash League 2017-18 Schedule.
Women’s Big Bash League 2017-18 Squad
Adelaide Strikers Women
Shelley Nitschke, Sophie Devine, Bridget Patterson, Charlotte Edwards, Megan Schutt, Sarah Coyte, Tegan McPharlin. Samantha Betts, Amanda Wellington, Katelyn Pope, Tammy Beaumont, Sarah Elliott, Tahlia McGrath, Alex Price.
Brisbane Heat Women
Delissa Kimmince(c), Holly Ferling, Jemma Barsby, Deandra Dottin, Kara Sutherland, Smriti Mandhana, Kirby Short, Jess Jonassen. Beth Mooney, Courtney Hill, Sammy-Jo Johnson, Haidee Birkett, Tess Cooper, Lauren Winfield, Laura Harris, Georgia Prestwidge.
Hobart Hurricanes Women
Heather Knight(c), Brooke Hepburn, Julie Hunter, Erin Burns, Katelyn Fryett, Corinne Hall, Hayley Matthews, Sasha Moloney, Meg Phillips, Amy Satterthwaite, Emma Thompson, Veronica Pyke, Celeste Raack, Georgia Redmayne.
Melbourne Renegades Women
Rachel Priest(c), Nicole Goodwin, Grace Harris, Kris Britt, Maitland Brown, Kirsty Lamb, Sophie Molineux, Natalie Plane. Molly Strano, Georgia Wareham, Danielle Wyatt, Annabel Sutherland, Lea Tahuhu.
Melbourne Stars Women
Meg Lanning(c), Danielle Hazell, Emma Inglis, Hayley Jensen, Lily Bardsley, Jess Cameron, Emma Kearney, Natalie Sciver. Gemma Triscari, Alana King, Katie Mack, Morna Nielsen.
Perth Scorchers Women
Suzie Bates(c), Megan Banting, Emma Biss, Nicole Bolton, Katherine Brunt, Mathilda Carmichael, Piepa Cleary, Lauren Ebsary. Heather Graham, Katie-Jane Hartshorn, Emily Smith, Elyse Villani, Emma King, Chloe Piparo, Anya Shrubsole.
Sydney Sixers Women
Ellyse Perry(c), Alyssa Healy, Jodie Hicks, Marizanne Kapp, Sarah Aley, Rhiannon Dick, Ashleigh Gardner, Carly Leeson, Emily Leys, Lisa Sthalekar, Dane van Niekerk, Sara McGlashan, Haylee Partridge, Angela Reakes, Lauren Smith.
Sydney Thunder Women
Alex Blackwell(c), Stefanie Daffara, Rene Farrell, Maisy Gibson, Samantha Bates, Nicola Carey, Lauren Cheatle, Rachael Haynes, Mikayla Hinkley, Harmanpreet Kaur, Claire Koski, Stafanie Taylor, Belinda Vakarewa, Erin Osborne, Naomi Stalenberg.