The former Australia coach replaces Daniel Vettori, is set to start work with the team as early as next week
Vettori, the former New Zealand captain, informed the Heat management earlier this season he would not seek a new contract
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- Vettori steps down as Brisbane Heat coach
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- McCullum calls time on his Big Bash career
The Brisbane Heat openers amassed a record-breaking 94 for no loss in the Powerplay, before powering on to seal the victory in commanding fashion
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The former New Zealand captain said he will continue to play T20 cricket elsewhere in 2019 before heading into coaching
Adelaide Strikers crash out of the Big Bash League after sliding to six-wicket defeat
The fancied Heat have disappointed this season but crushed an inexperienced Scorchers XI in a clash of the bottom two teams to keep their faint finals hopes alive
Brisbane Heat go down by nine wickets, sink to their seventh defeat of the season
Power outage not in officials' control, says Cricket Australia, dismisses Sydney Thunder's appeal for maximum points
The duo shared a 94-run stand for the fourth wicket to lift Sixers to 177 before Abbott and Curran sent Heat packing for 98
Lee Germon, Cricket New South Wales' chief-executive elect, held the view that Sydney Thunder should get the points, and he has sent a formal appeal in writing to Cricket Australia
They are batsmen who easily mix classic red-ball technique with modern white-ball brute force
The batsman said Sydney Thunder had dominated all through at the Gabba, so he hoped that 'at the end of it all we'll get full points out of the game'
Watson struck this BBL's maiden hundred, McCullum registered his first BBL duck but the match came to a premature end under bizarre circumstances
The fast bowler, who has made a comeback from major back problems this season, picked up the injury against Melbourne Renegades
After Harris gave the Renegades a usefully rapidfire start, Harper and Cooper needed only to keep their heads, something they did with the help of dropped catches by the Heat
On a pitch made for fast bowling, the offspinner bamboozled Perth Scorchers before Burns and Cutting powered through the chase
Tom Curran starred with the ball while Jordan Silk and Moises Henriques helped Sixers start 2019 on a winning note
Hurricanes survived a late cameo from Ben Cutting to start their campaign in style
For the second time this season, the Sydney Sixers captain completed a T20 century even as it seemed like time was running out
Adelaide Strikers captain Colin Ingram withdrew a run-out appeal after James Pattinson was given out despite clearly grounding his bat
The reigning champions started their title defence in emphatic style with a five-wicket victory over Brisbane Heat
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