AN amazing hundred by Steve Smith helped Australia pull off a thrilling win over South Africa at the MCG to seal victory in the one-day series.

    JADE North puts the ball in his own net with 15 minutes left as Brisbane Roar’s gallant rearguard action is eventually undone by Melbourne Victory.

    CRICKET Australia chief James Sutherland wants an investigation into why crowd numbers have been so poor for the one-dayers against South Africa.

    ONE of Australian cycling’s most revered figures, Sir Hubert Opperman, has had his pioneering performances recognised alongside the champions of the modern era.

    MICHAEL Clarke will be named in Australia’s Test squad on Monday, but remains a long shot to actually play against India at the Gabba.

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    AFL Round 11 - Essendon v Richmond

    May 31, 2014

    Event: AFL Round 11
    Teams: Essendon v Richmond
    Date: Saturday May 31, 2014

    Start time: 7.45pm
    Dreamtime pre-match activities: 6.50pm
    Curtain-raiser:  3.30pm (Aaron Davey squad v David Rodan squad)

    Gate opening:
    Public/AFL members: 3.15pm
    MCC members: 3.15pm

    Car park opening:
    Gate 3: 1.30pm
    Gate 5: 3.00pm
    Gate 6: 4.00pm
    Gate 7: 12.00pm (pass holders only)

    Expected attendance: 75,000

    General admission seating

    Great Southern Stand (Gate 4)
    Q1-Q4 (Rows K-DD)

    Ponsford Stand (Gate 1)
    Q34-36 (Rows U-MM)
    Q37-Q40

    Cheersquad allocation
    Essendon - Bay M3 (Rows A-R)
    Richmond - Bay M33 (Rows A-S)

    Tickets:

    • Public reserved seating is still available. Supporters wishing to attend this match are advised to purchase a reserved seat in advance at Ticketek HERE to avoid queues at the gate.

    • Essendon and Richmond general admission members will be able to scan in at Gate 1 or 4 and access available seating in the areas outlined above.

    Prices:



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