Daniel Vettori.
Daniel Vettori. Michael Oakes - SMP Images

Kiwi to boost Heat in Big Bash

BRISBANE Heat's bid to win consecutive Big Bash League Twenty20 crowns was given a huge boost yesterday with news that former Kiwi Test captain Daniel Vettori will be available for the entire campaign.

The left-arm spinner, 34, missed the Heat's inaugural title triumph last year due to an Achilles injury.

The Heat, whose other international will be England wicketkeeper/batsman Craig Kieswetter, start its season at the Gabba on December 22 against the team it beat in last season's decider, the Perth Scorchers



LETTERS: What happened to the self-sufficient Australia?

LETTERS: What happened to the self-sufficient Australia?

Letter writer Robert S Buick reflects on what Australia has lost.

ALP's new labour hire policy aspires to level playing field

premium_icon ALP's new labour hire policy aspires to level playing field

Same job = same pay + conditions

Rocky families heartbreak over vandalism to memorial

premium_icon Rocky families heartbreak over vandalism to memorial

Vandals deface Kyle and Brent's memorial for the third time

Local Partners