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

Herald Sun

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.

Herald Sun

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

Herald Sun

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.

Herald Sun

BOTH players and fans paid their respects to the late Phillip Hughes before the start of the A-League clash between Melbourne Victory and Adelaide United.

Herald Sun