THERE was hope for India for as long as MS Dhoni was still at the crease, but in the semi-final of the World Cup the Indian skipper simply gave up.

    STEVE Smith’s graceful 105 off 93 in the World Cup semi-final at the SCG continued his almost unprecedented level of dominance against India.

    DAVID Gallop reflects on the state of Australian soccer during a trip to Germany to see the Socceroos’ epic draw with the World Cup champions.

    WELL we’ve got the great co-hosting grudge match in the final — just like in 2011, when India beat Sri Lanka — and any ANZAC brotherhood will be put aside at the MCG on Sunday.

    TRAINER Kris Lees believes the weight-for-age racing in Sydney this autumn is the strongest he has seen in years.

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    AFL Round 7 - Melbourne v Gold Coast SUNS

    May 12, 2013

    Event:                   AFL Round 7   
    Teams:                  Melbourne v Gold Coast SUNS
    Date:                     Sunday May 12, 2013
    Start time:             4.40pm

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

    Car park opening:
    Gate 3: 11.00am
    Gate 5: 1.00pm
    Gate 6: 1.00pm
    Gate 7: 12.00pm (media, corporate and disabled pass holders only)

    Expected attendance: 18,000

    General admission seating:

    Ponford Stand
    M28-M36
    Q29-Q36

    Olympic Stand
    M53-M55 (front of bays)
    Q49-Q57

    Great Southern Stand
    M2-M13
    P1-P9
    Q1-Q15

    Cheersquad allocation:
    Melbourne - M2 (Rows A-K) and M3 (Rows A-K)
    Gold Coast SUNS - M33 (Rows A-S)

    Tickets: Available through Ticketek


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