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BBL Head Coach - Michael Klinger

One of the finest domestic cricketers of the 21st Century, Michael Klinger joined the Melbourne Renegades as the club's BBL Head Coach in November 2019.

Klinger is considered one of the masters of Twenty20 cricket, having scored 5960 runs in 206 T20s around the world. Klinger played state cricket for his native Victoria as well as South Australia and Western Australia, and was one of the stars of the first eight years of the BBL with the Adelaide Strikers and the Perth Scorchers, with whom he played in two title-winning campaigns.

He has extensive experience in elite cricket around the world, playing both County and IPL cricket at various stages, as well as three T20 Internationals for Australia in 2017.

Klinger replaced Andrew McDonald, who led the club to its first BBL title in BBL|08.

BBL Coaching Staff

Head Coach

Michael Klinger 

List Manager

Andrew Lynch

Assistant Coach

Lachlan Stevens

Assistant Coach

Andre Borovec

Bowling Coach

Shaun Tait 

Strength & Conditioning Coach

Jade Roberts


Nick Adcock


WBBL Head Coach -Tim Coyle

One of the most highly regarded coaches in Australian cricket, Coyle's impressive resume includes coaching Tasmania to three Sheffield Shield titles and two domestic 50-over gongs during an eight-year period, a stint with the Australian Men's team as an assistant coach, and - most recently, as an assistant with the Australian Women's team.

Coyle lifetime of experience as both a player and a coach is a great asset to the Women's team, who featured in the competition's finals series in both WBBL|04 and WBBL|05.

WBBL Coaching Staff

Head Coach

Tim Coyle

Senior Assistant Coach

Carl Sandri

Assistant Coach

Duncan Harrison

Strength & Conditioning Coach

Richard Johnson


Gordon Pritchard


Karen Rolton