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

    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.

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

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

    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.

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    T20 Big Bash League - Melbourne Stars v Melbourne Renegades

    Jan 06, 2013

    The Stars take on crosstown rivals the Renegades in the Melbourne derby.

    Event:                         Twenty20 Big Bash League
    Teams:                        Melbourne Stars v Melbourne Renegades*
    Date:                           Sunday January 6, 2013
    Start time:                   7.00pm

    Gate opening times
    Public/AFL members: 2.30pm
    MCC members: 2.30pm

    Schedule of Play

    Innings 1 - 7.00pm - 8.20pm
    Break - 8.20pm - 8.35pm
    Innings 2 - 8.35pm - 9.55pm

    Car park opening time

    Gate 3 - 2.00pm
    Gate 5 - 2.00pm
    Gate 6 - 4.00pm
    Gate 7 - 3.00pm

    Expected attendance: 35,000

    * This match is a double-header with the Women's National League match (Vic v NSW) commencing at 3pm.

    Tickets are on sale now through Ticketek.