MITCHELL Starc’s personal sponsor Kookaburra denies they’re responsible for his recent silence on the pink ball after the fast bowler was previously scathing about the new orb.

“IT doesn’t matter.” Australian Open leader Lincoln Tighe reveals how a psychologist and fitness regimen has helped elevate him from chubby junior to long-driving monster.

AS a nation struggled to process the death of a much-loved cricketer, one man made a simple gesture that soon turned into a global juggernaut.

VIDEO: AHEAD of the historic day/night Test in Adelaide, take a look how they make the ball everyone is talking about.

UPDATE: Jordan Spieth has produced a scratchy even-par 71 to launch his title defence at the Emirates Australian Open. Adam Scott is now on course.


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Real Tennis: An Ancient Game at Melbourne’s oldest club

Real tennis display in the MCC Library foyer
Jan 20, 2013

A display in the MCC Library foyer celebrates the staging of the biennial Boomerang Cup, the largest real tennis club competition in the world, at the Royal Melbourne Tennis Club from January 12-26, 2013.

Last chance for Members' Golf Day

The picturesque Royal Melbourne Club
Jan 14, 2013

Places are still available in the Members' Golf Day on February 5 at Kingston Heath Golf Club, for both the 8.00am and 1.00pm tee-off times.

Neil Harvey to join greats with MCG statue

Australian cricket great Neil Harvey
Dec 26, 2012

A bronze statue of Australian cricket great Neil Harvey will be placed outside the MCG next year in the latest instalment of the Australia Post Avenue of Legends.

Vale, Tony Charlton

Tony Charlton
Dec 17, 2012

The MCC is saddened by the passing of respected broadcaster and commentator Tony Charlton AM, who died early this morning due to illness.

President welcomes new 50-Year members

Dec 12, 2012

The president and members of the committee welcomed 55 new 50-year members to the club, hosting a celebratory lunch in the Committee Room.