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Stephen Fleming during a Chennai Super Kings practice session

Australia news

Stars appoint Fleming for BBL5

Former New Zealand captain Stephen Fleming has been announced as the new head coach of the Melbourne Stars

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Kevin Pietersen targets the off side

England news

Pietersen wants to face England

Kevin Pietersen said he wants to face his former team-mates after a spot opened up in the Prime Minister's XI

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BBL news

Pietersen joins Melbourne Stars

Kevin Pietersen will make his BBL debut this season after signing a two-year deal with the Melbourne Stars

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Big Bash League 2012-13

'I'm the legend now' - Samuels

Marlon Samuels has accused Shane Warne of "desperate" behaviour after escaping with a reprimand for his part in an ugly confrontation with Warne during the Big Bash League

Melbourne Stars v Sydney Thunder, BBL, Melbourne

Warner ton powers Thunder home

Sydney Thunder's captain courageous, David Warner, spanked an unbeaten century after sparkling in the field to lead his team to a six-wicket victory over the Melbourne Stars in the Twenty20 Big Bash League encounter at the MCG

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Big Bash League news

Melbourne Stars sign Luke Wright

England and Sussex allrounder Luke Wright will play for the Melbourne Stars in this year's Big Bash League