We run our eye over the Melbourne Stars ahead of Big Bash League 04.
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The Stars are definitely not short of talent despite the loss of Matthew Wade and Brad Hodge.
English superstar Kevin Pietersen has joined a Victorian side wanting revenge for it poor end to BBL03.
The Stars have depth in all areas and should cope well even if they lose the likes of Luke Wright, Glenn Maxwell, James Faulkner and Cameron White to World Cup duties.
The BBL’s glamour franchise have the squad to go all the way this season, and have to advance past the semi-finals where they’ve fallen for the past three competitions.
One of the favourites.
INS: Michael Beer, Luke Feldman, Kevin Pietersen, Tom Triffitt
OUTS: Brad Hodge, Lasith Malinga, Matthew Wade
LAST THREE SEASONS 4th, 3rd, 1st