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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    Waiting list special offers

    2014/15 T20 Big Bash League

    The Members ReserveWaiting list candidates aged six and above can purchase visitor tickets (one for themselves and two guests) via the Ticketek links below to enter the MCC Members Reserve for these matches in the T20 Big Bash League:

    You will need to input your unique purchase code (to be supplied to you via email) in the Member Barcodes box when prompted, before choosing the "General Admission" ticket option.

    Alternatively, you can phone the Ticketek priority booking line (1300 136 961).

    Tickets can only be collected from the ticket windows located on the right-hand side of Gate 2 at the MCG on the match day. The waiting list candidate must be present when collecting tickets.

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    Those without an email address should call the club (03 9657 8888) to find out details about the offer. If you don't have an email address listed with the club, then UPDATE YOUR DETAILS NOW.

    By providing a contact email address, the club can proactively contact waiting list candidates on an annual basis to check whether they have moved house or changed their details.

    This will reduce the heartache involved when candidates who have not updated their details discover they have missed out on a membership offer because we couldn't find them.

    It also ensures candidates are kept informed of other key information and receive offers such as the above.