Melbourne Renegades won the toss and chose to bat in tonight’s Big Bash League match against Perth at Etihad Stadium.
The Perth Scorchers have made one change to their side, which lost at home to the Hobart Hurricanes four days ago.
Shaun Marsh will play his first game, replacing Michael Hussey who is on national duties and preparing for the Boxing Day test against India.
Shaun Marsh has come into the Perth side as he tries to prove his fitness for the Boxing Day Test. Josh Lalor is the Scorchers’ 12th man and Craig Simmonds was left out of the team.
Melbourne Renegades have made two changes to the side that lost to the Adelaide Strikers by 67 runs in their opening game.
Will Sheridan replaces Meyrich Buchanan and Shane Harwood replaces Dirk Nannes. Meyrick Buchanan is 12th man.
Melbourne Renegades: Aaron Finch, Andrew McDonald (c), Glenn Maxwell, Nathan Reardon, Abdul Razzaq, Shahid Afridi, Graham Manou (wk), William Sheridan, Aaron Heal, Shane Harwood, Shaun Tait, Meyrick Buchanan (12th).
Perth Scorchers: Herschelle Gibbs, Shaun Marsh, Simon Katich, Mitchell Marsh, Paul Collingwood, Marcus North (c), Luke Ronchi (wk), Brad Hogg, Nathan Rimmington, Michael Beer, Ben Edmondson, Josh Lalor (12th).