PHILLIP Hughes stepped up to the crease at the SCG on Tuesday and was soon he on his way to what promised to be his 27th first-class century. But at 2.23pm the world stopped.

    CRICKET Australia has promised a review into player safety in light of the Hughes’ tragedy, with particular emphasis on helmet regulations.

    AS tough as the first steps will be, I hope Sean Abbott’s NSW teammates can coax him back into the practice nets at some stage, writes Allan Border.

    CRICKET Australia have handled the awful task that befell them after Phillip Hughes’ tragic accident with exemplary calm and dignity.

    HE is the patriach of cricket in Australia. Now Richie Benaud has lent his evocative narration to Channel 9’s powerful tribute to Phillip Hughes.

    Restricted members - Grand final tickets

    Oct 01, 2011

    Published: Saturday October 1, 11.15am

    A view down the members' queue to Gate 2 at 7.55am on Saturday October 1, 2011.As it appears Full members will not fill the capacity of the Members Reserve for today's Grand Final, entry tickets to access walk-up seating on Level 4 will go on sale to Restricted and Restricted Junior members at 11.45am today.

    Tickets cost $245 for Restricted members and $158 for Restricted Junior members and may be purchased via the following:

    • At the Membership Services windows to the left of Gate 2.
    • Ticketek website - www.ticketek.com.au
    • By phoning Ticketek on 1300 136 961.

    Tickets booked over the phone or through the internet must be collected at the Gate 2 ticket windows upon production of your valid photo ID membership card and booking number.

    Restricted and Restricted Junior members must produce their membership card in conjunction with their ticket to gain entry to the Reserve.

    It is important to note that these tickets are strictly not transferable.

    There is still limited seating on Level 4 of the Reserve for Full members and annual Guest cardholders.