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Captain: Australia Simon Katich
Coach: Australia Justin Langer
Colours:      Orange
Founded: 2011
Home ground: WACA Ground
Capacity: 22,000
BBL wins: 0
As part of Perth's role as the capital of Western Australia, the state's Parliament and Supreme Court are located within the city, as well as Government House, the residence of the Governor of Western Australia. Perth became known worldwide as the "City of Light" when city residents lit their house lights and streetlights as American astronaut John Glenn passed overhead while orbiting the earth on Friendship 7 in 1962