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  • MCG set for one millionth footy fan

    May 12, 2010

    The MCG is set to break the one million patron mark for the 2010 AFL home and away season this weekend and one lucky footy fan will walk away with a fabulous prize.

  • Melbourne scores a world sporting hat-trick

    Apr 28, 2010

    Melbourne’s reputation as the world’s sporting capital has been reaffirmed with an international study giving the city top gong for hosting major sporting events for the third consecutive time.

  • Enjoy responsibly at the MCG

    Foster's Group

    Mar 23, 2010

    The Melbourne Cricket Club is rolling out a responsible enjoyment initiative at the CG with its new Icon partner, Foster’s Group. The initiative "Be Best on Ground" aims to send a strong message to MCG patrons to enjoy alcohol responsibly.

  • Let there be light: 25 years of MCG night sport

    The famous MCG light towers

    Feb 17, 2010

    Australia’s iconic Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) has notched up another milestone, with today marking 25 years since the first sporting event was played under the MCG’s famous light towers.

  • MCG Community Day - Sunday September 27

    Get ready to enjoy a kick on the 'G at the MCG Community Day on Sunday September 27

    Sep 19, 2009

    The MCG and the National Sports Museum are offering a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to follow in the footsteps of the 2009 AFL premiers at the inaugural MCG Community Day on Sunday September 27.

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RE-LIVE the drama from a famous night for Australian football as Western Sydney Wanderers book their place in the 2014 Asian Champions final.

Herald Sun

ISSAC Luke is missing out on NRL Grand Final this weekend. His unfortunate one-match suspension puts him into an elite category of athletes who have missed the big matches after being ruled out.

Herald Sun

RETIRED West Coast champion Dean Cox suspects at least 10 Eagles players experimented with drugs during the AFL club’s infamous fall from grace last decade.

Herald Sun

A LACK of race fitness and a preference for roomier tracks will leave Japanese raider Admire Rakti vulnerable in the Caulfield Cup according to connections.

Herald Sun

AN AUSSIE is headed to the MLB play-offs after the

Herald Sun