OFTEN-maligned Aussie NBA centre Andrew Bogut received some long overdue praise after a huge game for the Warriors in the Western Conference finals.

RUSSIAN powerpuncher Alex Povetkin took just 91 seconds to destroy Mike Perez and earn a shot at the world heavyweight championship.

CONTROVERSIAL Reds star James O’Connor didn’t just make the blooper of the season on Friday - he also had a dressing room blow-up with a teammate.

KANE Williamson’s unbeaten 92 rounded off a fine day’s work for New Zealand in the first Test against England at Lord’s overnight.

IF Australia is unlikely to host football’s World Cup in the foreseeable future, then maybe 2015 will be looked back on as the year that brought the next best thing

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Jim Stynes statue unveiled at MCG

Tiernan Stynes sits with the statue of his late father, Jim Stynes, after the statue was unveiled outside the MCG on September 17, 2014.
Sep 17, 2014

Champion Melbourne Football Club ruckman, the late Jim Stynes, joined an illustrious group of sporting legends today with a statue unveiled in his honour outside the MCG as part of the Australia Post Avenue of Legends.

Water recycling facility recognised

The Water Recycling Facility in Yarra Park.
Sep 16, 2014

An innovative underground water recycling facility serving Yarra Park, MCG and Punt Road Oval has been awarded the President’s Award at the 2014 Victorian Engineering Excellence Awards.

Update re Saturday's Preliminary Final

The MCG at capacity for the 2007 AFL Preliminary Final between Geelong and Collingwood.
Sep 15, 2014

The MCG will host the AFL Second Preliminary Final between Hawthorn and Port Adelaide on Saturday September 20 at 4.45pm. Visitor tickets and reserved seats are now on sale.

Media statement

The MCG
Sep 12, 2014

The MCC has issued the following statement in response to today's announcement regarding the National Terrorism Public Alert Level.

MCG to host Second Semi Final

2014 AFL Finals Series
Sep 06, 2014

The MCG will host the AFL Second Semi Final between Geelong Cats and North Melbourne on Friday September 12 at 7.50pm. Visitor tickets and reserved seats will go on sale on Monday September 8 at midday.