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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Parking update: Essendon v Carlton today

Cars in Yarra Park
Aug 18, 2012

Due to its wet condition, Yarra Park will not be used for public or MCC member vehicle parking at the Essendon-Carlton AFL match at the MCG today.

MCC to field female cricket teams

MCC Team of the century wicketkeeper and inaugural women's coach Robert Templeton.
Aug 17, 2012

The MCC will break new ground this summer, after being granted entry into the top level of the Victorian Women's Cricket Association. The 2012/13 season will mark the first time in its 174-year history that it has fielded women's cricket teams.

Annual General Meeting outcome

David Meiklejohn receives his Honorary Life membership from fellow Life member Ian McDonald at the MCC Annual General Meeting on August 16, 2012.
Aug 17, 2012

The 175th AGM of the Melbourne Cricket Club was held on Thursday August 16, 2012.

Annual General Meeting

Melbourne Cricket Club logo
Aug 12, 2012

The 175th Annual General Meeting of the Melbourne Cricket Club will be held on Thursday August 16, 2012 at 8.00pm in the Members Dining Room. Full members are invited to attend.

AFL confirms Round 23 schedule

2010 Grand Final Replay between Collingwood and St Kilda.
Aug 07, 2012

The AFL has released its fixture for Round 23, with Hawthorn and West Coast to open the round on Friday August 31 at the MCG. Visitor tickets and reserved seats for MCC members go on sale on Wednesday August 8 at 12.00pm.