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Sixers name squad for WBBL Opening Weekend

08 December 2017

The Sydney Sixers will start their WBBL title defence tomorrow with the Opening Weekend kicking off at North Sydney Oval.

The Club has announced a 13-player squad for the match against the Melbourne Stars on Saturday 9 December and Sydney Thunder on Sunday 10 December.

ICC Rookie Kim Garth has been added to the full squad as a replacement for Lauren Cheatle, who has been ruled out through injury.

The WBBL squad for the weekend is:

#8 Ellyse Perry ©

#3 Sarah Aley

#29 Erin Burns

#6 Ashleigh Gardner

#34 Kim Garth

#77 Alyssa Healy

#4 Jodie Hicks

#17 Marizanne Kapp

#9 Emily Leys

#28 Sara McGlashan

#33 Angela Reakes

#2 Lauren Smith

#23 Dane Van Niekerk


Saturday 9 December – 6.15pm

North Sydney Oval

Sydney Sixers v Melbourne Stars


Sunday 10 December – 2pm

North Sydney Oval

Sydney Sixers v Sydney Thunder


Entry is free for the WBBL Opening Weekend with a carnival atmosphere and plenty of activities for the kids big and small. The Sixers will also host their Fan Day on Saturday 9 December, from 3pm.

Members will get access to the North Sydney Oval field of play ahead of the Sixers match for a clinic with the BBL squad. More details can be found here.