Cricket Australia (CA) has confirmed the full schedule of the 10th edition of the Big Bash League (BBL). The board had already announced the schedule for the 21 matches to be held in December. Now the schedule of matches to be held in January has been announced. These matches will be hosted by Western Australia, New South Wales and Victoria. Starting on 10 November, the tournament’s opening matches will be played in Hobart and Canberra. It will be followed by matches in Queensland from December 23 and Adelaide on December 28.
The remainder of the KFC #BBL10 schedule has been confirmed!
In January, we’ll be visiting Perth, Melbourne and Sydney, with additional matches also scheduled for Adelaide, Brisbane, the Gold Coast and Hobart. Details: https://t.co/KYIMe78fVZ pic.twitter.com/D8mfjEsHFO
— Cricket Australia (@CricketAus) November 23, 2020
Perth will host 5 matches of the tournament:
According to the schedule, Perth will host five matches in January, including four home matches for the Scorchers. The matches will be played in Sydney and Melbourne from 13 January. Eight matches will be played in Sydney. During this time, there will be four matches each at Sydney Cricket Ground and Sydney Show Ground Stadium. At the same time, 11 matches will be held in Melbourne.
First match will be played between Hobart Hurricanes and Sydney Sixers:
The final match of the league stage will take place on 26 January. A five-match finals series will be played from 29 January. Five matches will be played at Perth’s Optus Stadium. The first match will take place on 3 January. Cricket Australia has stopped selling tickets for December matches at the Adelaide Oval due to the increasing number of Coronavirus cases in the state. The situation is being closely monitored in South Australia. Let us tell you that the 10th season of BBL will start on December 10. The first match will be played between Hobart Hurricanes and defending champion Sydney Sixers at Blundstone Arena.