MITCHELL Starc’s personal sponsor Kookaburra denies they’re responsible for his recent silence on the pink ball after the fast bowler was previously scathing about the new orb.

    “IT doesn’t matter.” Australian Open leader Lincoln Tighe reveals how a psychologist and fitness regimen has helped elevate him from chubby junior to long-driving monster.

    AS a nation struggled to process the death of a much-loved cricketer, one man made a simple gesture that soon turned into a global juggernaut.

    VIDEO: AHEAD of the historic day/night Test in Adelaide, take a look how they make the ball everyone is talking about.

    UPDATE: Jordan Spieth has produced a scratchy even-par 71 to launch his title defence at the Emirates Australian Open. Adam Scott is now on course.


    AFL Round 5 - Carlton v Adelaide Crows

    Apr 27, 2013

    Event:                   AFL Round 5   
    Teams:                  Carlton v Adelaide Crows
    Date:                     Saturday April 27, 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: 45,000

    General admission seating

    Ponsford Stand

    Great Southern Stand

    Olympic Stand

    Cheersquad allocation
    Carlton: Bay M3 (Rows A-T and Row LL)
    Adelaide Crows: Bay M33 (Rows A-S)

    Tickets: Reserved seats are on sale now at Ticketek.

    National Sports Museum: Open from 2.30pm to 4.30pm.

    View MCG conditions of entry

    Follow the MCG on Facebook and Twitter!