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    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.

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    Kick-to-kick on the MCG this Sunday!

    Aug 23, 2011

    Some young Demons on the MCGFooty fans at the Melbourne v Gold Coast game this Sunday will be able to have a kick on the MCG turf after the match.

    One of football’s great traditions will return, with fans allowed onto the MCG arena after the game (weather permitting) for a short period of time.

    Bring your footy and make sure your kids don’t miss out on this opportunity to have a kick on the hallowed turf.

    The match commences at 2.10pm.

    View Melbourne vs Gold Coast event details here