Melbourne families can begin planning their summer school holiday activities today, as tickets go on sale through Ticketek for all Melbourne Stars matches at the MCG.
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The highlight of the summer will no doubt be the exciting double header derby on Saturday, January 2 when both the men’s and women’s Melbourne Stars teams take on their Renegades counterparts in a fiery battle for Melbourne.
It will be the first time that the two Melbourne women’s teams face each other in the inaugural WBBL season, while the men’s teams come off a dramatic two matches in BBL|04, the second of which came down to a third umpire decision after the last ball.
In addition to the double header derby, the Melbourne Stars will host three other blockbuster matches at the MCG over the summer school holidays.
The Stars will open their BBL season in Adelaide before hosting a pre-Christmas Bash on Sunday, December 20 against the Sydney Thunder.
On Wednesday, January 6, the MCG will host this city’s largest Ladies Night as the Stars take on the Hobart Hurricanes.
For the Stars’ final home match on Thursday, January 14, fans will have the opportunity to win a family trip to Warner Bros. Movie World on the Gold Coast simply by attending the match.
Melbourne Stars’ Captain, David Hussey is calling for all Victorians to get to the MCG for one of the Club’s four home fixtures.
“It’s a fantastic atmosphere at the MCG with a big Melbourne crowd behind us. The team is inspired by the fun in the stands, so you can expect some huge sixes, thrilling run chases and hopefully some big wins from your Stars.”