Captain Kristen Beams will continue her recovery with an Achilles injury with the Stars today naming a 13-player squad which includes new recruits Angela Reakes, Nicola Hancock, Holly Ferling and Elly Donald.
International recruits Mignon du Preez, Lizelle Lee and Georgia Elwiss will also return for their second consecutive season.
We take on the Sydney Sixers at the CitiPower Centre tomorrow at 1.50pm. The match will be broadcast on the Seven network, Fox Cricket and streamed on cricket.com.au.
Melbourne Stars 13-player Squad v Sydney Sixers
Erin Osborne (C)
Mignon du Preez