AN amazing hundred by Steve Smith helped Australia pull off a thrilling win over South Africa at the MCG to seal victory in the one-day series.

    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.

    ONE of Australian cycling’s most revered figures, Sir Hubert Opperman, has had his pioneering performances recognised alongside the champions of the modern era.

    MICHAEL Clarke will be named in Australia’s Test squad on Monday, but remains a long shot to actually play against India at the Gabba.

    Grand Final Eve Luncheon Update

    Jul 26, 2012

    Bookings for the Grand Final Eve Luncheon on Friday September 28 in the Members Dining Room and Committee Room have now sold out. However, there are still places available in the Long Room. Book in now to secure your place.

    The all-inclusive package includes a three-course lunch and three-and-a-half-hour beverage package comprising beer, wine, sparkling and soft drinks.

    A cash bar will operate post-lunch in the Percy Beames Bar from 3.00pm to 4.00pm.

    Members are welcome to bring guests. The normal Members Dining Room/Long Room dress regulations apply.

    Cost is $100 per adult ($64 for children aged 13-17).

    For bookings and enquiries, please ring the club on (03) 9657 8888.