The Melbourne Stars has made its first move in rebuilding for the BBL|08 season, securing left-hand opening bat Nic Maddinson in a 3 year deal.
Executive Director of the E.J. Whitten Foundation, Ted Whitten Jnr, has joined with Melbourne Stars batting coach David Hussey to promote the "Time to Test" program in support of men's health. Whitten said "Time to Test" was a community program which highlighted the importance of men being proactive about their health.
The Melbourne Stars have announced their squads for the double header 'Rhino Day' against the Hobart Hurricanes at the MCG tomorrow. Optus will donate $1 for every attendee at the game to rhino conservation.
The Australian Rhino Project will team up with Melbourne Stars cricketer Kevin Pietersen (KP) to host Rhino Day at the MCG this Saturday. The game will support rhino conservation in Australia and will be the last game for the Stars this season – and KP’s last in his beloved green.