The Manuka Oval in Canberra will host the final of the 2014-15 edition of the Big Bash League - Australia's premier domestic Twenty20 competition.
Former England batsman Kevin Pietersen has signed a two-year contract with the Melbourne Stars franchise, ahead of this year's Big Bash League - Australia's premier domestic Twenty20 tournament.
The Champions League T20 will be played in India this year, starting on 13 September with qualifiers, and progressing to the final in Bangalore on 4 October.
Kolkata Knight Riders, winners of the IPL this year, will take on Chennai Super Kings in the opening group match of the Champions League Twenty20 2014, at the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium.
Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting has been scathing in his assessment of England skipper Alastair Cook's form, saying Cook would not improve as a batsman even if he gave up the captaincy.