Alex Hales to play in Big Bash for Melbourne Renegades

Nottinghamshire and England batsman Alex Hales has joined Melbourne Renegades to play in Australia’s Big Bash Twenty20 competition.

Opener Hales, 24, replaces injured West Indies all-rounder Marlon Samuels.

“The contact came out of the blue, but it’s a great opportunity to join a team who are flying in the competition,” Hales told Nottinghamshire’s website.

“I’ve played a lot of cricket recently and I feel in good nick so hopefully I can make a difference.”

Hales, who has played 14 T20 internationals for England, is set to make his debut on Wednesday in his new side’s final group game. Read more
Courtesy : www.bbc.co.uk