ALASTAIR Cook doesn’t deny Darren Lehmann is right in his assessment that he is under as much pressure as his battling opening partner Adam Lyth.

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Bank of Melbourne hub - Saturday morning

Sep 24, 2014

As the MCG’s bank, Bank of Melbourne will be engaging MCC members with a number of activities and services throughout the morning of the AFL Grand Final on Saturday.

Study examines MCG deck to Melbourne Park

MCG deck
Sep 24, 2014

The Victorian Government today announced it would investigate opportunities to connect the MCG to Melbourne Park, further enhancing Melbourne’s sport and entertainment precinct.

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.