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.

    Committee Room Olympic Games dining offer

    Jul 26, 2012

    MCC Committee Room DiningTo tie in with the London Olympics and the A Call to the Games Olympic posters exhibition in the National Sports Museum, an offer has been extended for MCC members and their guests dining in the Committee Room mid-week. 

    During the Olympic Games, all MCC members and guests can access the National Sports Museum at a discounted rate of $16 per person (normal rate for guests is $20 per person).

    This offer will run from Friday July 27 until Friday August 10.

    To book lunch in the Committee Room, please call the club on (03) 9657 8888.