WELLINGTON Phoenix duo Nathan Burns and Michael McGlinchey combine for three goals in a comfortable victory over a poor Newcastle Jets side.

    THE exhilarating Melbourne derby was possibly the best ever and would have gone some way to convincing David Villa to return from New York.

    MANCHESTER City’s bid to put pressure on EPL leaders Chelsea suffered a setback as the champions slumped to a surprise 2-1 defeat at West Ham.

    IT was a tough day in the NBA for Australia with Joe Ingles and Brock Motum getting cut.

    ARSENAL won their first Premier League match in over a month, beating Sunderland 2-0 with a brace from Alexis Sanchez after a pair of defensive errors.

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    AFL Round 23 - Carlton v Essendon

    Aug 30, 2014

    Event: AFL Round 23
    Teams: Carlton v Essendon
    Date: Saturday August 30, 2014
    Start time: 1.45pm

    Gate opening:
    Public/AFL members: 12.00pm
    MCC members: 11.30am

    Car park opening:
    Gate 3: 7.30am
    Gate 5: 9.00am
    Gate 6: 10.00am
    Gate 7: 9.00am (passholders only)

    Expected attendance: 60,000

    Tickets: On sale through Ticketek

    General admission seating:

    Great Southern Stand
    Q1-Q3
    Q4 (Rows F-DD)
    Q5-Q8 (Rows P-DD)
    Q9-Q12 (Rows U-DD)

    Ponsford Stand
    M31-M36 (Rows A-Z)

    Olympic Stand
    Q49-Q50 (Rows BB-MM)
    Q51-Q57

    Cheersquad allocation:
    Carlton - Bay M3 (Rows A-V)
    Essendon - Bay M33 (Rows A-S)

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