LESS buzz than a year ago but on-field expectations for Melbourne City are just as high and John van’t Schip’s side look far better equipped for the challenge.

AUSTRALIA’S Davis Cup king, Lleyton Hewitt, is in the box seat to captain his country after current skipper Wally Masur revealed he won’t be applying for the captaincy.

MELBOURNE City coach John van’t Schip sits down with Matt Windley to discuss the coming A-League season that kicks-off this week.

“IF I could find a more exciting word for excitement I’d probably use it,” says Larry Kestelman, in whose wealthy hands the future of the sport now rests.

LEADING jockey Glen Boss rates Kermadec as one of Australia’s best gallopers, but knows that Saturday’s Caulfield Stakes is an acid test for the Cox Plate favourite.


MCC Foundation

The purpose of the MCC Foundation is to further the purposes of the Melbourne Cricket Club.

It has power to:

  • Acquire, hold preserve and display records, equipment, books and sporting memorabilia.
  • Manage, promote and develop the MCC Library and MCC Museum.
  • Seek and receive sponsorship.
  • Sponsor, encourage and promote the playing of sports.
  • Engage in building and other capital works.
  • Build, rebuild, refurbish, develop buildings and other amenities for the use and enjoyment of members of the MCC and others.