Melbourne, Sept. 22 -- : The Melbourne Stars on Wednesday announced the signing of new England debutant Maia Bouchier for the upcoming Women's Big Bash League (WBBL) season.

22-year old Bouchier made her England debut earlier this month in the T20 International Series against New Zealand. The right-hand batter was signed by the Southern Brave in The Hundred and is currently playing for the Southern Vipers in England's One-Day competition - the Rachael Heyhoe Flint Trophy.

Bouchier said she was looking forward to making her WBBL debut.

"I've watched the WBBL over recent seasons from the UK and we know what a quality tournament it is to be a part of," Bouchier said.

"I'm really excited to make my debut in the competition and I'd like to t...