BBL 2021-22: Here is all you need to know about the mega tournament

BBL 2021-22: Here is all you need to know about the mega tournament

A total of 61 games will be played in the tournament which includes league matches as well as knockouts and finals. 

Sydney Sixers
Sydney Sixers. (Photo Source: Getty Images)

The 11th season of the Big Bash League (BBL) is all set to commence from December 5th whereas the final of the tournament will be played on January 28. The reigning champions Sydney Sixers will battle it out against Melbourne Stars at the Sydney Cricket Ground in the opening fixture of the tournament.

The initial 19 matches of the league will be played before Christmas. It will then be a tight schedule for the players as after Christmas 28 matches will be played including as many as eight doubleheaders. The teams for the summit clash will be decided with a tripleheader on January 19.

Junction Oval, Melbourne will be hosting its first-ever BBL Match. Whereas a total of 14 venues will be used throughout the mega league. A total of 61 games will be played in the tournament which includes league matches as well as knockouts and finals.

Live Streaming details of BBL 2021-22

Sony Six and Sony Six HD will broadcast all the fixtures of the BBL in India and its subcontinent that are Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, Nepal, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Maldives, Burma, and Bhutan.

Here is the entire schedule of BBL 2021-22

1. 5 Dec, Sunday

Sydney Sixers vs Melbourne Stars- Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney at 08:15 AM GMT / 07:15 PM LOCAL

2. 6 Dec, Monday

Sydney Thunder vs Brisbane Heat – Manuka Oval, Canberra at 08:15 AM GMT / 07:15 PM LOCAL

3. 7 Dec, Tuesday

Melbourne Renegades vs Adelaide Strikers, Docklands Stadium, Melbourne at 08:15 AM GMT / 07:15 PM LOCAL

4. 8 Dec Wednesday

Hobart Hurricanes vs Sydney Sixers Aurora Stadium, Launceston at 07:35 AM GMT / 06:35 PM LOCAL

5. 8 Dec, Wednesday

Perth Scorchers vs Brisbane Heat, Perth Stadium, Perth at 10:35 AM GMT / 06:35 PM LOCAL

6. 9 Dec Thursday

Adelaide Strikers vs Melbourne Renegades, Adelaide Oval, Adelaide at 08:15 AM GMT / 05:45 PM LOCAL

7. 10 December Friday

Melbourne Stars vs Sydney Thunder, Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne at 08:15 AM GMT / 07:15 PM LOCAL

11 December Saturday

Sydney Sixers vs Hobart Hurricanes, Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney at 07:35 AM GMT / 06:35 PM LOCAL

9. 11 December Saturday

Perth Scorchers vs Adelaide Strikers, Perth Stadium, Perth at 10:30 AM GMT / 06:30 PM LOCAL

10. 12 December Sunday

Sydney Thunder vs Melbourne Stars, Sydney Showground Stadium, Sydney at 08:15 AM GMT / 07:15 PM LOCAL

11. 13 December Monday

Brisbane Heat vs Melbourne Renegades, Carrara Oval, Queensland at 08:15 AM GMT / 06:15 PM LOCAL

12. 14 December, Tuesday

Hobart Hurricanes vs Perth Scorchers, Bellerive Oval, Hobart at 08:15 AM GMT / 07:15 PM LOCAL

13. 15 December, Wednesday

Melbourne Stars vs Sydney Sixers, Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne at 08:15 AM GMT / 07:15 PM LOCAL

14. 19 December, Sunday

Brisbane Heat vs Sydney Thunder, The Gabba, Brisbane at 08:40 AM GMT / 06:40 PM LOCAL

15. 20 December, Monday

Perth Scorchers vs Hobart Hurricanes, Perth Stadium, Perth at 08:15 AM GMT / 04:15 PM LOCAL

16. 21 December, Tuesday

Sydney Sixers vs Adelaide Strikers, Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney at 08:15 AM GMT / 07:15 PM LOCAL

17. 22 December, Wednesday

Melbourne Renegades vs Perth Scorchers, Docklands Stadium, Melbourne at 08:15 AM GMT / 07:15 PM LOCAL

18. 23-December Thursday

Adelaide Strikers vs Brisbane Heat, Adelaide Oval, Adelaide at 08:15 AM GMT / 05:45 PM LOCAL

19. 24 December, Friday

Hobart Hurricanes vs Melbourne Stars, Bellerive Oval, Hobart at 04:30 AM GMT / 03:30 PM LOCAL

20. 26 December, Sunday

Sydney Thunder vs Sydney Sixers, Sydney Showground Stadium, Sydney at 07:05 AM GMT / 06:05 PM LOCAL

21. 26 December, Sunday

Perth Scorchers vs Melbourne Renegades, Perth Stadium, Perth at 10:15 AM GMT / 06:15 PM LOCAL

22. 27 December, Monday

Hobart Hurricanes vs Adelaide Strikers, Bellerive Oval, Hobart at 07:05 AM GMT / 06:05 PM LOCAL

23. 27-December, Monday

Brisbane Heat vs Melbourne Stars, The Gabba, Brisbane at 10:05 AM GMT / 08:05 PM LOCAL

24. 28 December, Tuesday

Sydney Thunder vs Perth Scorchers, Manuka Oval, Canberra at 08:15 AM GMT / 07:15 PM LOCAL

25. 29 December, Wednesday

Sydney Sixers vs Brisbane Heat, Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney  at 07:05 AM GMT / 06:05 PM LOCAL

26. 29 December, Wednesday

Melbourne Renegades vs Hobart Hurricanes, Docklands Stadium, Melbourne at 08:15 AM GMT / 07:15 PM LOCAL

27. 30 December, Thursday

Perth Scorchers vs Melbourne Stars, Perth Stadium, Perth at 08:15 AM GMT / 04:15 PM LOCAL

28. 31 December, Friday

Adelaide Strikers vs Sydney Thunder, Adelaide Oval, Adelaide at 08:15 AM GMT / 05:45 PM LOCAL

29. 1 January, Saturday

Hobart Hurricanes vs Brisbane Heat, Bellerive Oval, Hobart at 05:00 AM GMT / 04:00 PM, LOCAL

30. 1 January, Saturday

Sydney Sixers vs Melbourne Renegades, Intl Sports Stadium, Coffs Harbour at 08:30 AM GMT / 07:30 PM LOCAL

31. 2 January, Sunday

Melbourne Stars vs Perth Scorchers, Junction Oval, Melbourne at 04:30 AM GMT / 02:30 PM LOCAL

32. 2 January, Sunday

Sydney Thunder vs Adelaide Strikers, Sydney Showground Stadium, Sydney at 08:15 AM GMT / 07:15 PM LOCAL

33. 3 January, Monday

Melbourne Stars vs Melbourne Renegades, Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne at 08:15 AM GMT / 07:15 PM LOCAL

34. 4 January, Tuesday

Brisbane Heat vs Sydney Sixers, Carrara Oval, Queensland at 08:15 AM GMT / 06:15 PM LOCAL

35. 5 January, Wednesday

Adelaide Strikers vs Hobart Hurricanes, Adelaide Oval, Adelaide at 07:05 AM GMT / 04:35 PM LOCAL

36. 5 January, Wednesday

Perth Scorchers vs Sydney Thunder, Perth Stadium, Perth at 10:15 AM GMT / 06:15 PM LOCAL

37. 6 January, Thursday

Melbourne Renegades vs Brisbane Heat, Simonds Stadium, Geelong at 07:05 AM GMT / 06:05 PM LOCAL

38. 6 January, Thursday

Perth Scorchers vs Sydney Sixers, Perth Stadium, Perth at 10:15 AM GMT / 06:15 PM LOCAL

39. 7 January, Friday

Adelaide Strikers vs Melbourne Stars, Adelaide Oval, Adelaide at 08:15 AM GMT / 05:45 PM LOCAL

40. 8 January, Saturday

Melbourne Renegades vs Sydney Thunder, Docklands Stadium, Melbourne at 07:05 AM GMT / 06:05 PM LOCAL

41. 8 January, Saturday

Brisbane Heat vs Hobart Hurricanes, The Gabba, Brisbane at 09:30 AM GMT / 07:30 PM LOCAL

42. 9 January, Sunday

Sydney Sixers vs Perth Scorchers, Intl Sports Stadium, Coffs Harbour at 08:15 AM GMT / 07:15 PM LOCAL

43. 10 January, Monday

Melbourne Stars vs Adelaide Strikers, Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne at 03:10 AM GMT / 02:10 PM LOCAL

44. 10 January, Monday

Hobart Hurricanes vs Sydney Thunder, Aurora Stadium, Launceston at 08:15 AM GMT / 07:15 PM LOCAL

45. 11 January, Tuesday

Melbourne Renegades vs Sydney Sixers, Simonds Stadium, Geelong at 08:15 AM GMT / 07:15 PM LOCAL

46. 12 January, Wednesday

Brisbane Heat vs Adelaide Strikers, The Gabba, Brisbane  08:15 AM GMT / 06:15 PM, LOCAL

47. 13 January, Thursday

Sydney Thunder vs Hobart Hurricane, Sydney Showground Stadium, Sydney at 05:00 AM GMT / 04:00 PM LOCAL

48. 13 January, Thursday

Melbourne Renegades vs Melbourne Stars, Docklands Stadium, Melbourne at 08:30 AM GMT / 07:30 PM LOCAL

49. 14 January, Friday

Adelaide Strikers vs Perth Scorchers, Adelaide Oval, Adelaide at 09:15 AM GMT / 06:45 PM LOCAL

50. 15 January, Saturday

Sydney Sixers vs Sydney Thunder, Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney at 08:40 AM GMT / 07:40 PM LOCAL

51. 16 January, Sunday

Melbourne Stars vs Brisbane Heat, Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne at 08:40 AM GMT / 07:40 PM LOCAL

52. 17 January, Monday

Hobart Hurricanes vs Melbourne Renegades, Bellerive Oval, Hobart at 08:40 AM GMT / 07:40 PM LOCAL

53. 18 January, Tuesday

Adelaide Strikers vs Sydney Sixers, Adelaide Oval, Adelaide at 08:15 AM GMT / 05:45 PM LOCAL

54. 19 January, Wednesday

Brisbane Heat vs Perth Scorchers, The Gabba, Brisbane at 02:30 AM GMT / 12:30 PM LOCAL

55. 19 January, Wednesday

Sydney Thunder vs Melbourne Renegades, Sydney Showground Stadium, Sydney at 05:40 AM GMT / 04:40 PM LOCAL

56. 19 January, Wednesday

Melbourne Stars vs Hobart Hurricanes, Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne at 08:50 AM GMT / 07:50 PM LOCAL

57. 21 January, Friday

TBC vs TBC, Eliminator, TBC, TBC at 2:00 AM GMT / 05:30 AM LOCAL

58. 22 January, Saturday

TBC vs TBC, Qualifier, TBC, TBC  at 12:00 AM GMT / 05:30 AM LOCAL

59. 23 January , Sunday

TBC vs TBC, Knockout, TBC, TBC  at 12:00 AM GMT / 05:30 AM LOCAL

60. 26 January, Wednesday,

TBC vs TBC, Challenger, TBC, TBC at 12:00 AM GMT / 05:30 AM LOCAL

61. 28 January, Friday

TBC vs TBC, Final, TBC, TBC at 12:00 AM GMT / 05:30 AM LOCAL