Team Standings

Before their most recent clash, the Melbourne Stars were slightly ahead of the Renegades in the BBL|13 standings, with Stars having 8 points from 9 matches, while the Renegades had 5 points from the same number of games.

Players to Watch - Melbourne Renegades

Aaron Finch, a retiring champion, has been a significant figure in the Melbourne derby with the highest individual score in their first-ever meeting and is the rivalry's leading run-scorer.

Players to Watch - Melbourne Stars

Glenn Maxwell's all-round performance has been crucial for the Stars, particularly his effective bowling. Beau Webster, with impressive batting and bowling averages, is another key player.

Recent Match Outcome

In a recent encounter, the Melbourne Renegades defeated the Melbourne Stars, with the Renegades scoring 139/4 and the Stars 137/8, leading to a 6-wicket victory for the Renegades.

Historic Matches

The history of matches between these two teams has seen both highs and lows, with memorable victories and defeats for both sides over the years.

Maxwell's Performance

 Glenn Maxwell showcased an excellent performance managing the Stars' bowling and scoring rapidly, including hitting three successive sixes in one match.

Renegades' Challenges

The Renegades faced challenges with key players like Joe Clarke and Mujeeb Ur Rahman being unavailable for certain matches due to injury and contract disputes.

Impactful Players

Players like Jake Fraser-McGurk and Quinton de Kock have made significant contributions in matches, though they've also faced moments of struggle.

Weather Conditions

 In one of their matches, heavy rain in Melbourne caused a delay, impacting the game's dynamics.

Overall Rivalry

The Melbourne derby between Renegades and Stars has always been a highlight of the BBL, offering thrilling cricket and showcasing the talents and strategies of both teams.