PHILLIP Hughes stepped up to the crease at the SCG on Tuesday and was soon he on his way to what promised to be his 27th first-class century. But at 2.23pm the world stopped.

    CRICKET Australia has promised a review into player safety in light of the Hughes’ tragedy, with particular emphasis on helmet regulations.

    AS tough as the first steps will be, I hope Sean Abbott’s NSW teammates can coax him back into the practice nets at some stage, writes Allan Border.

    CRICKET Australia have handled the awful task that befell them after Phillip Hughes’ tragic accident with exemplary calm and dignity.

    HE is the patriach of cricket in Australia. Now Richie Benaud has lent his evocative narration to Channel 9’s powerful tribute to Phillip Hughes.

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    AFL Round 14 - Melbourne v Western Bulldogs

    Jun 29, 2013

    Event:                    AFL Round 14
    Teams:                  Melbourne v Western Bulldogs
    Date:                     Saturday June 29, 2013
    Start time:              7.40pm
    Curtain raiser:        Women's AFL match - Melbourne v Western Bulldogs (starts 5.10pm)

    Gate opening:
    Public/AFL members: 4.45pm
    MCC members: 4.45pm

    Car park opening:
    Gate 3: 1.00pm
    Gate 5: 3.00pm
    Gate 6: 4.00pm
    Gate 7: 2.00pm (media, corporate and disabled pass holders only)

    Expected attendance: 25,000

    General admission seating areas:

    Ponsford Stand
    M28 - M36
    Q29-Q36

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

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

    Cheersquad allocation:
    Melbourne: Bay M2 (Rows A-K) and Bay M3 (Rows A-K)
    Western Bulldogs: Bay M33 (Rows A-S)

    Tickets:

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