Melbourne Stars, KFC T20 Big Bash team has confirmed that Kevin Pietersen will be a part of their team for the KFC T20 Big Bash later this year.

The ECB has given the permission and it was confirmed by the Melbourne Stars today.

The ECB has provided Kevin Pietersen with a non objection certificate which is needed to play lucrative T20 tournaments after retirement.

Kevin Peitersen will make a one off appearance in the Victorian Premier Cricket as preparation for the KFC Big Bash. He will play for Monash Tigers in a home match against St Kilda

Stars chief executive Clint Hooper supported Peitersen to gain good match practice ahead of the Big Bash.

He said- “This is brilliant for Victorian cricket. Having a world-class superstar playing on our doorstep is very exciting,”

“There will be plenty of attention on this fixture now and we hope that Victorian, and more particularly City of Monash, fans get behind Kevin and turn up in droves.”