The BBL is on the horizon again.

Manuka Oval gets BBL final

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.

Pietersen - T20 globetrotter.

KP joins Melbourne franchise

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.

Chennai - In the opening game.

Champions League T20 2014 fixtures

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 - Face Chennai first up.

CLT20 final to be played in Bangalore

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.

Cook - Struggling.

Ponting: Cook won't get better as a batsman

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.