AUSTRALIA’S aggressive approach with bat and ball will prove too difficult for “little brother” New Zealand to handle in the World Cup final, writes Ian Chappell.

    IT may be a Cricket World Cup final but Richard Hinds still attempts to move the sledging of New Zealand beyond those childish sheep jokes.

    BEFORE he scaled the dizzy heights of world cricket, Brendon McCullum was jumping the fence of the Forbury Park trotting track in the tough streets of South Dunedin.

    NEW Zealand is awash with emotion ahead of the World Cup final. Babies names, Martin Crowe and Michael Clarke’s retirement are all centre of attention.

    MICHAEL Clarke exclusive column: These are the reasons the World Cup final against New Zealand will be my last ODI.

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    AFL Round 13 - Richmond v Fremantle

    Jun 14, 2014

    Event: AFL Round 13
    Teams: Richmond v Fremantle
    Date: Saturday June 14, 2014
    Start time: 1.45pm

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

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

    Expected attendance: 35,000

    General admission seating (subject to change):

    Ponsford Stand
    M30-M33 (Rows A-Z)
    M34-M36
    Q29-Q36

    Olympic Stand
    Q49 - Q57

    Great Southern Stand
    M1-M9
    Q1-Q15

    Cheersquad allocation:
    Richmond: Bay M3 (Rows A-K) and M4 (Rows A-K)
    Fremantle: Bay M33 (Rows A-S)

    Tickets: On sale now through Ticketek.

    Prices:



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