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AFL Rd 22 - Carlton v Essendon

Aug 24, 2013

Event:                    AFL Round 22
Teams:                  Carlton v Essendon
Date:                     Saturday August 24, 2013
Start time:              7.40pm

Gate opening:
Public/AFL members: 5.30pm
MCC members: 5.00pm

Car park opening:
Gate 3: 1.30pm
Gate 5: 3.00pm
Gate 6: 4.00pm
Gate 7: 2.30pm (passholders only)

Expected attendance: 60,000

General admission seating:

Ponsford Stand
Q29-Q40

Olympic Stand
Q49-Q57

Great Southern Stand
Q1-Q4
Q5-Q15 (Rows P-DD)

Cheersquad allocation:
Carlton: Bay M3 (Rows A-T and LL)
Essendon: Bay M33 (Rows A-S)

Tickets: Public reserved seats on sale at Ticketek here.

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A DEEPLY emotional Michael Clarke broke down as he delivered a touching but agonising tribute to his friend and former teammate Phillip Hughes.

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CRICKET Australia has promised a review into player safety in light of the Hughes’ tragedy, with particular emphasis on helmet regulations.

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AS tough as the first steps will be, I hope Sean Abbott’s NSW teammates can coax him back into the practice nets at some stage, writes Allan Border.

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CRICKET Australia have handled the awful task that befell them after Phillip Hughes’ tragic accident with exemplary calm and dignity.

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HE is the patriach of cricket in Australia. Now Richie Benaud has lent his evocative narration to Channel 9’s powerful tribute to Phillip Hughes.

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