UNCAPPED Queenslander Joe Burns has beaten former Test opener Ed Cowan to the punch and will play for Australia in the Boxing Day Test.

    JUST because Australia is short of batting talent does not mean it should hand out gold passes to players who are struggling to deliver.

    MIKE Hussey​ and Jacques Kallis proved class is ageless when they guided the Sydney Thunder to a comfortable win over the Brisbane Heat.

    MELBOURNE City’s derby hero Erik Paartalu said his side’s win was a crucial step in bridging the gap to big brother Melbourne Victory.

    NATHAN Burns fires Phoenix into top four — and himself firmly into the Socceroos’ Asian Cup frame. Read our Round 11 A-League review.

    Visitor tickets back on sale: Boxing Day

    Dec 26, 2012

    After assessing member attendance this morning, the club has reopened the sale of visitor tickets for today's play in the Boxing Day Test.

    They are on sale now, only from the windows to the left of Gate 2. There is a limit of two per member.

    Members may purchase up to four visitor tickets for all other days of the Test via Ticketek or from Gate 2 at the MCG on match days.

    For ticket prices please click here.

    Action from the 2010 Boxing Day Test at the MCG.