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Women's Big Bash League returns to Eastern Oval

City of Ballarat mayor Samantha McIntosh at Melbourne Renegades WBBL announcement at Eastern Oval oct 2018 35

Ballarat is set to host a Women's Big Bash League game ahead of its fifth season.

Held at the Eastern Oval, the Melbourne Renegades will take on the Melbourne Stars on November 23 at 2pm.

It could be a make or break game held at the Oval too, with finals season getting underway a fortnight later on December 7 and 8.

Ballarat is amongst the regional centres hosting a game, with Mackay, Burnie and Launceston also hosting a game in the Women's Big Bash League later in the year.

The WBBL will start its fifth season in Sydney on October 18-20, where the Sydney Sixers, Sydney Thunder, and Brisbane Heat play three matches at North Sydney Oval.