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MCG ODI moved to January 18

David Warner
Dec 02, 2014

The one-day international between Australia and India at the MCG has been moved from Friday January 16 to Sunday January 18.

Noel McMahen wins Hans Ebeling Award

2014 Hans Ebeling Award recipient Noel McMahon
Nov 20, 2014

Noel McMahen was recognised for his lifelong contribution to the Melbourne Football Club at the MCC Sporting Sections Annual Dinner on November 19, where he was the recipient of the prestigious Hans Ebeling Award.

More members, less waiting on the agenda

MCC Members Reserve
Nov 18, 2014

The MCC is embarking on a long-term strategy to ensure the time it takes to receive a membership offer remains within acceptable limits.

Cricket Guide now available

2014/15 MCC Cricket Guide front cover
Nov 15, 2014

The 2014/15 Cricket Guide for MCC members is now available.

Cricket World Cup book signing

Nov 06, 2014

MCC Library's 2014 author series continues with an opportunity for members and their guests to meet the authors of "A Complete Histroy of World Cup Cricket".