MITCHELL Johnson has spearheaded Australia to a 2-0 lead in the Border-Gavaskar trophy, defeating India by four wickets at the Gabba.

A bewildered Australia captain Steve Smith says his side had absolutely no problem with the Gabba practice wickets that had India so enraged.

IT’S an action-packed first half in the Melbourne derby but neither team can find the back of the net. Follow the action - with video - in our Match Centre.

JON Wells and Darren Sammy have saved the Hobart Hurricanes from a batting disaster against the Melbourne Stars at the MCG. LIVE COVERAGE

FIFA will publish a legally ‘appropriate version’ of a report into allegations of World Cup bidding corruption, president Sepp Blatter says.

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Cricket needs to reflect the best of our society, not the worst

Cricket Australia CEO James Sutherland
Dec 11, 2010

Cricket Australia CEO James Sutherland has called on cricket to ensure it reflects the best of our society, not the worst, in his toast to cricket at the MCC Members' Dinner at the MCG.

Squash star wins Hans Ebeling Award

2010 Hans Ebeling Award winner Peter Wright (left) with MCC president David Meiklejohn
Nov 17, 2010

MCC Squash Section chairman Peter Wright claims 2010 Hans Ebeling Award.

MCC wins Best Club Restaurant award

Nov 15, 2010

The MCC was last night judged ”Best Club Restaurant” in the 2010 Clubs Victoria Achievement Awards at the Crown Palladium Ballroom.

Rowing champ has no regrets

A relaxed James Tomkins at the MCG, reflecting on a stellar rowing career
Nov 01, 2010

The decision to retire from anything in life is never easy. Take a moment, then, to put yourself in Australian rowing legend and MCC member James Tomkins’ rather large shoes.

Grand plans for greening of Yarra Park

The view from Yarra Park towards Gate 2 at the MCG.
Nov 01, 2010

It won’t be long before we’ll see some serious work getting under way in the MCG precinct as the MCC rolls out the first stages of a five-year management and improvement plan for Yarra Park.