7 Facts About Melbourne Renegades

1. Melbourne Renegades played their inaugural WBBL match against the Hobart Hurricanes at Aurora Stadium, in Launceston, Tasmania on 11 December 2015.

2. Melbourne Renegades is one of 8 founding teams with their franchise aligned with the current men's competition – adopting the same colours and team name.

3. Melbourne Renegades averaged 13,323 fans to their home games for the inaugural BBL season, and 13,406 supporters in their second BBL season.

4. The Melbourne Renegades signed experienced players Cameron White, Xavier Doherty and Chris Gayle to strengthen their squad.

5. The Melbourne Renegades were knocked out by the Brisbane Heat in the semi-finals, losing by 15 runs.

6. Melbourne Renegades are coached by Andrew McDonald and captained by Aaron Finch.

7. Melbourne Renegades is an Australian professional men's Twenty20 cricket team based in the Australian state, Victoria.