UNCAPPED Queenslander Joe Burns has beaten former Test opener Ed Cowan to the punch and will play for Australia in the Boxing Day Test.

    JUST because Australia is short of batting talent does not mean it should hand out gold passes to players who are struggling to deliver.

    MIKE Hussey​ and Jacques Kallis proved class is ageless when they guided the Sydney Thunder to a comfortable win over the Brisbane Heat.

    MELBOURNE City’s derby hero Erik Paartalu said his side’s win was a crucial step in bridging the gap to big brother Melbourne Victory.

    NATHAN Burns fires Phoenix into top four — and himself firmly into the Socceroos’ Asian Cup frame. Read our Round 11 A-League review.

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    AFL Round 4 - Melbourne v GWS GIANTS

    Apr 21, 2013

    Event:                   AFL Round 4   
    Teams:                  Melbourne v GWS GIANTS
    Date:                     Sunday April 21, 2013
    Start time:              1.10pm

    Gate opening:
    Public/AFL members: 11.00am
    MCC members: 11.00am

    Car park opening:
    Gate 3: 7.30am
    Gate 5: 9.00am
    Gate 6: 10.00am
    Gate 7: 9.00am (media, corporate and disabled pass holders only)

    Expected attendance: 17,000

    General admission seating:

    Ponsford Stand
    M28-M36
    Q29-Q36

    Olympic Stand
    M53-M55 (front of bays)
    M56-M57
    Q49-Q57

    Great Southern Stand
    M1-M13
    P1-P9
    Q1-Q15

    Cheersquad allocation:
    Melbourne – M2 (RowsA-K) and M3 (Rows A-K)
    GWS GIANTS – M33 (Rows A-S)

    National Sports Museum: Open from 11.00am to 4.00pm.

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