MELBOURNE RENEGADES

  • Renegades resign Muralitharan for Big Bash July 23, 2013

    Sydney: Leading Test wickettaker Muttiah Muralitharan on Tuesday resigned for the Australian Big Bash League with the Melbourne Renegades, who also unveiled Test quicks Peter Siddle and James Pattinson as part of their team. The 41yearold Sri Lankan spin maestro was the Renegades' leading bowler last season in the Twenty20 competition,...
  • Injured Samuels may miss tour of Australia January 9, 2013

    Melbourne: Allrounder Marlon Samuels is almost certain to miss the West Indies' oneday series tour of Australia next month, after suffering an eye injury during a game in the Australian Big Bash Twenty20 tournament. Samuels has already been replaced by England opener Alex Hales in the Melbourne Renegades squad for the...
  • Samuels ruled out of Big Bash with injury January 8, 2013

    Sydney: West Indies allrounder Marlon Samuels, awaiting punishment for his involvement in a bat and ball throwing incident with spinner Shane Warne, will miss the remainder of Australia's domestic Twenty20 competition through injury. The Melbourne Renegades player has a suspected fracture of the eye socket suffered on Sunday when he topedged...
  • Warne and Samuels come to blows in Bag Bash match January 6, 2013

    Melbourne: Shane Warne and West Indian international Marlon Samuels were involved in an combustible, foulmouthed confrontation on Sunday when a Twenty20 match between Melbourne Stars and Melbourne Renegades boiled over in front of a packed MCG. Warne, captaining the Stars in the domestic Big Bash tournament, was livid that Samuels...
  • Samuels not bothered by Lehmann incident January 2, 2013

    Melbourne: West Indies allrounder Marlon Samuels remains unperturbed by the criticism of his bowling action, Melbourne Renegades coach Simon Helmot has said. Samuels's action was last week questioned by Brisbane Heat coach Darren Lehmann, who attracted a suspended Australian $3,000 fine from Cricket Australia for his comments. Helmot said the Jamaican had...
  • Du Plessis joins Renegades for T20 season opener November 28, 2012

    Melbourne: South Africa secondtest hero Faf du Plessis will play a single match for the Melbourne Renegades against Shane Warne's Melbourne Stars next month in Australia's Big Bash League Twenty20 competition. Renegades coach Simon Helmot said du Plessis had agreed to play in the Dec. 7 tournamentopening match and would be...
  • Samuels to play for Renegades in Big Bash October 22, 2012

    Melbourne: Hardhitting West Indies batsman Marlon Samuels has signed up a deal to play in the second season of Australia's Big Bash League, their domestic Twenty20 tournament, for Melbourne Renegades. Samuels will join Sri Lankan spin wizard Muttiah Muralitharan as the second international player for the Renegades. Fresh from his ManoftheMatch...
  • Murali joins Melbourne Renegades for Big Bash July 12, 2012

    Melbourne: Muttiah Muralitharan in the forthcoming season of the Big Bash has confirmed that he will be representing Melbourne Renegades in the Twenty20 league. While Warne is expected to be part of the Melbourne Stars again, it will be Muralitharan's first tryst with the Australian domestic cricket after he signed for...