History | Melbourne Renegades - BBL
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The Melbourne Renegades were formed in 2011 to compete in the Big Bash League against seven other clubs across Australia. The Renegades have played home games at Marvel Stadium since the club’s inception, while also hosting matches in Geelong since BBL|07.

The Melbourne Renegades have competed in the Women’s Big Bash League since the competition was formed in 2015.

Andrew McDonald was the inaugural Captain of the club’s BBL team while Sarah Elliott led the Renegades in their first WBBL campaign.

Aaron Finch led the club to its first title when the Renegades beat the Melbourne Stars in the BBL|08 Final on February 17, 2019 in front of 40,816 fans at Marvel Stadium.


All BBL and WBBL Captains/Coaches for each season


Player of the Season for each year (BBL+WBBL) and reference to any League wide awards e.g. Player of the Tournament, Young Gun, Best on ground in the Final.


BBL|08 premiership photo at the top. Include videos/highlights where possible. Include team and/or scorecard on the page (rather that a link to an external website) and brief match report. Highlights of social media coverage from the day. Could also include a blank photo with a ? on it down the bottom with wording ‘space reserved for our next title’.

Memorable moments

Photos/videos and short explainer for each: FMX, Elephant, Straunchie (famous fans High Jackman, Patrick Dangerfield), Samuels v Warne, Finch 100 v Stars, Megatron scoreboard, Indigenous game, WBBL first finals appearance, Webb 6 off the last ball v Sixers WBBL|05


Complete list of players to have played for the Renegades in debut order


Most runs/wickets/catches/games etc