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  • MCG named one of the world's most important sports venues

    The famous MCG light towers

    Jun 01, 2010

    The MCG has been ranked 15th in a list of the world's 30 most important sports venues by a leading UK sports business magazine. The venues were judged according to legacy, location, history, size, versatility, grandeur and technology.

  • 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.

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KUMAR Sangakkara helped himself to his 23rd century as Sri Lanka handed an embarrassed England side their third loss in four outings in the World Cup.

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PAKISTAN is desperate to get its World Cup campaign back on track as it takes on Zimbabwe at the Gabba in Brisbane. LIVE UPDATES

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ARCHIE Thompson plays his 200th A-League game as Melbourne Victory host Wellington Phoenix at AAMI Park. Follow the clash - with video - in Match Centre.

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VIDEO: New Zealand have edged out Australia in an incredible Cricket World Cup clash at Eden Park. Watch all the moments that mattered now.

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THE multi-million dollar cocaine ring John Touma has been charged with establishing, would register a 9.9 on the Richter scale of Australian sport.

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