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  • MCG Open Day this Sunday!

    Children taking part in a kick-to-kick on the MCG

    Nov 12, 2013

    On November 17, the MCG will be open for everyone to enjoy in celebration of the Melbourne Cricket Club's 175th anniversary.

  • Big Bash League tickets on sale

    Action from a Melbourne Stars v Sydney Strikers match at the SCG in December, 2011.

    Nov 11, 2013

    Tickets are on sale now for the four MCG matches in this summer's T20 Big Bash League tournament, starting with the local derby between Melbourne Stars and Melbourne Renegades on December 20.

  • Boxing Day Test ticket update

    Action from the 2010 Boxing Day Test at the MCG

    Oct 31, 2013

    Australia will play England in the Boxing Day Test this year, the fourth Test of the Ashes series. Find out more about the latest availability of public tickets to this popular event.

  • 2014 AFL fixture released

    2013 AFL premiers Hawthorn Football Club

    Oct 31, 2013

    The MCG will host 45 matches in the 2014 AFL home and away season, commencing with Richmond v Carlton on Thursday March 27.

  • Work starts on new MCG vision boards

    Early works on dismantling of the Ponsford Stand vision board (photo taken October 4, 2013).

    Oct 22, 2013

    The MCG will house the largest vision boards at an Australian sports stadium when two new, state-of-the-art screens are installed for the 2013 Boxing Day Test.

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THE immediate reactions were shock and sadness from across the globe as news of Phillip Hughes’ tragic death filtered through on Thursday.

Herald Sun

AS the cricket community wrestles with what to do next after Phillip Hughes’ death, RON REED writes the first Test against India should proceed, with the result mattering less than the symbolism of playing it.

Herald Sun

PHILLIP Hughes’ family and Australian captain Michael Clarke have delivered a heartbreaking farewell after the batsman died from head injuries today.

Herald Sun

AUSTRALIAN cricketer Phillip Hughes has died after being struck in the head while batting at the Sydney Cricket Ground. He was 25.

Herald Sun

IT is doubtful whether any incident has caused more widespread grief in Australian cricket than the loss of one of the game’s most likeable characters.

Herald Sun