Big Bash League 2022 Draft: Squads for all eight teams

England all-rounder Liam Livingstone was the 1st ever pick in the 1st ever BBL draft.

A total of $5.735 million was spent on players, with the Stars, Strikers, Thunder and Hurricanes outlaying the most while the Scorchers, who sensationally passed in the first round, spent the least.

There were four categories with different salary bands. In round one, there were only 12 platinum players were allowed to be selected. Platinum salary band players and Gold were selected in round two, Gold and Silver in round three. Silver and Bronze in round four of the BBL Draft.

Melbourne Renegades:

Draft picks (spend $700,000)

  1. Liam Livingstone (Platinum)
  2. Mujeeb ur Rahman (Gold)
  3. Akeal Hosein (Bronze)

BBL 12 Squad (so far): Zak Evans, Aaron Finch, Jake Fraser-McGurk, Sam Harper, Mackenzie Harvey, Akeal Hosein (West Indies), Liam Livingstone (England), Nic Maddinson (c), Shaun Marsh, Mujeeb ur Rahman (Afghanistan), Kane Richardson, Tom Rogers, Jon Wells

Melbourne Stars

Draft picks (spend $775,000)

  1. Trent Boult (Platinum)
  2. Joe Clarke (Gold)
  3. Luke Wood (Silver)

BBL 12 squad (so far): Trent Boult (New Zealand), Joe Burns, Hilton Cartwright, Joe Clarke (England), Brody Couch, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Liam Hatcher, Clint Hinchliffe, Nick Larkin, Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stoinis, Beau Webster, Luke Wood (England), Adam Zampa

Brisbane Heat

Draft picks (spend $700,000)

  1. Sam Billings (Platinum)
  2. Colin Munro (Gold)
  3. Ross Whiteley (Bronze)

BBL 12 squad (so far): Xavier Bartlett, James Bazley, Sam Billings (England), Max Bryant, Sam Heazlett, Usman Khawaja, Matthew Kuhnemann, Marnus Labuschagne, Colin Munro (New Zealand), Michael Neser, Jimmy Peirson, Matthew Renshaw, Mark Steketee, Mitchell Swepson, Ross Whiteley (England), Jack Wildermuth

Sydney Sixers

Draft picks (spend $700,000)

  1. Chris Jordan (Platinum)
  2. James Vince (Gold)
  3. Izharulhaq Naveed (Bronze)

BBL|12 squad (so far): Sean Abbott, Jackson Bird, Dan Christian, Ben Dwarshuis, Moises Henriques, (c), Daniel Hughes, Chris Jordan (England), Hayden Kerr, Nathan Lyon, Izharulhaq Naveed (afghanistan), Steve O’Keefe, Kurtis Patterson, Josh Philippe, Jordan Silk, James Vince (England)

Adelaide Strikers

Draft picks (spend $775,000)

  1. Rashid Khan – RETENTION PICK (Platinum)
  2. Colin de Grandhomme (Gold)
  3. Adam Hose (Silver)

BBL 12 squad (so far): Wes Agar, Cameron Boyce, Alex Carey, Harry Conway, Colin de Grandhomme (New Zealand), Ryan Gibson, Travis Head, Adam Hose (England), Henry Hunt, Thomas Kelly, Rashid Khan (Afghanistan), Chris Lynn, Harry Nielsen, Matt Short, Jake Weatherald, Henry Thorton

Perth Scorchers

Draft picks (spend $535,000)

  1. Laurie Evans – RETENTION PICK (Gold)
  2. Phil Salt (Silver)
  3. Tymal Mills (Bronze)

BBL 12 squad (so far): Ashton Agar, Cameron Bancroft, Jason Behrendorff, Cooper Connolly, Laurie Evans (England), Cameron Green, Aaron Hardie, Peter Hatzoglou, Nick Hobson, Josh Inglis, Matthew Kelly, Mitch Marsh, Tymal Mills (England), Lance Morris, Jhye Richardson, Phil Salt (England), Ashton Turner, Andrew Tye

Sydney Thunder

Draft picks (spend $775,000)

  1. David Willey (Platinum)
  2. Alex Hales (Gold)
  3. Rilee Rossouw (Silver)

BBL 12 squad (so far): Oliver Davies, Brendan Doggett, Matthew Gilkes, Chris Green, Alex Hales (England), Baxter Holt, Nathan McAndrew, Alex Ross, Rilee Rossouw (South Africa), Daniel Sams, Jason Sangha, Tanveer Sangha, David Warner, David Willey (England)

Hobart Hurricanes

Draft picks (spend $775,000)

  1. Shadab Khan (Platinum)
  2. Asif Ali (Gold)
  3. Faheem Ashraf (Silver)

BBL 12 squad (so far): Asif Ali (Pakistan), Faheem Ashraf (Pakistan), Tim David, Nathan Ellis, Caleb Jewell, Shadab Khan (Pakistan), Ben McDermott, Riley Meredith, Mitch Owen, Joel Paris, Wil Parker, D’Arcy Short, Matthew Wade

Players picked in the BBL 2022 draft:

Adelaide Strikers: Rashid Khan (Retained – Platinum), Colin de Grandhomme (Gold), Adam Hose (Silver)
Brisbane Heat: Sam Billings (Platinum), Colin Munro (Gold), Ross Whiteley (Bronze)
Hobart Hurricanes: Shadab Khan (Platinum), Asif Ali (Gold), Faheem Ashraf (Silver)
Melbourne Renegades: Liam Livingstone (Platinum), Mujeeb Ur Rahman (Gold), Akeal Hosein (Bronze)
Melbourne Stars: Trent Boult (Platinum), Joe Clarke (Gold), Luke Wood (Silver)
Perth Scorchers: Laurie Evans (Retained – Gold), Phil Salt (Silver), Tymal Mills (Bronze)
Sydney Sixers: Chris Jordan (Platinum), James Vince (Gold), Izharulhaq Naveed (Bronze)
Sydney Thunder: David Willey (Platinum), Alex Hales (Gold), Rilee Rossouw (Silver)