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 5 - Hawthorn v North Melbourne

    Apr 28, 2013

    Event:                   AFL Round 5   
    Teams:                  Hawthorn v North Melbourne
    Date:                     Sunday April 28, 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: 47,000

    General admission seating:

    Ponsford Stand
    M28-M34
    Q29-Q36

    Great Southern Stand
    Q1-Q15

    Olympic Stand
    Q49-Q50 (back of bays)
    Q51-Q57

    Cheersquad allocation:
    Hawthorn: Bay M3 (Rows A-R)
    North Melbourne: Bay M33 (Rows A-S)

    Tickets: Reserved seats are on sale at Ticketek

    National Sports Museum: Open from 2.30pm to 4.30pm

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