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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Upcoming Functions

Long Room Wine and Food Society November Luncheon

Nov 26, 2014

Our last luncheon for 2014, following the annual general meeting, will be held in the Members Dining Room with pre-lunch drinks in the bar area of the room (Level 2 of the MCC Reserve) on Wednesday November 26,2014 at 12.15pm for 12.45pm.

Long Room Wine and Food Society December Cocktail Party

Dec 11, 2014

To round off the year the society’s annual Christmas party will be held on Thursday December 11, 2014 from 6pm until 9pm for both members and those on our waiting list. The venue will be the Members Dining Room (Level 2 of the MCC Reserve) with spectacular views across the ground.

Members' Dinner

Dec 17, 2014

Cricket’s night of nights will return to the Members Dining Room on Wednesday December 17.

Christmas Day Luncheon

Dec 25, 2014

Spend your Christmas Day in the Members Dining Room on the eve of one of the biggest days in the Australian sporting calendar, the Boxing Day Test.

Boxing Day Breakfast

Dec 26, 2014

Join fellow members and guests in the Members Dining Room for the traditional MCC Boxing Day Breakfast.

Women in Cricket Test Breakfast

Dec 27, 2014

The Members Dining Room will again host our annual Women in Cricket Test Breakfast on Day 2 of the Boxing Day Test.