Melbourne Stars acquires Dwayne Bravo
Melbourne Stars have acquired Caribbean all-rounder Dwayne Bravo for the forthcoming Big Bash League season 2018-19.
Dwayne Bravo has to switch from Melbourne Renegades to Melbourne Stars in the new agreement. The former West Indies all-rounder has made himself available for the full season, despite complaining about the length of the seven-week long tournament last year.
Dwayne Bravo will once again play under the coaching of former New Zealand captain Stephen Fleming as both of them have a strong connection under the franchise Chennai Super Kings in Indian Premier League.
“It’s almost Big Bash time again and I’m very excited to be representing the Melbourne Stars, I’ve worked with Stephen Fleming before, he’s a great coach and I’m sure we can do great things together at the Stars.”
“The MCG is where it all started for me in Australia and I can’t wait to call it home over the summer. I want all the fans to come down and support Team Green on New Year’s Day when we take on my old team in Melbourne Derby,” Bravo added.
The coach was instrumental in acquiring Dwayne Bravo for the Melbourne Stars. Fleming is excited To work with Dwayne Bravo again as they have good terms within them because of Chennai Super Kings.