Trading window begins in May,lot of speculation about.
Big Bash is slated down for December/January with it to be hold before the 2015 World Cup in February/March.
A lot of overseas players will be keen to play this as a warm up for the World cup.
First those contracted for next year are released in early May,then the contract window opens.
Already Brad Hodge has been linked to the Strikers and Dave Hussey with the Sydney Thunder,to make way for the signing of Kevin Pieterson for the Stars.Pieterson is also linked with the Thunder ,as is Jaques Kallis is linked with the Thunder.
Many overseas stars underpeformed last season,so expect a new group of overseas stars signed,including old faces like Chris Gayle and Keiron Pollard.
For the Strikers Mark Cosgrove has signed on a group SA deal like the 1 signed with Adam Zampa and Johan Botha.Callum Fergurson has been released and is looking for a club.
Renegades has delcared its interest in Michael Klinger,as cover for Dan Harris who has retired from all forms of cricket.