NATIONAL Selector Rod Marsh has dropped a bombshell by claiming Mitchell Starc is unlikely to be fit for the February Test series against New Zealand.

    SCOTT Boland, the former chubby kid who was too fat to open the bowling for his club team, lay awake last night dreaming of playing the Boxing Day Test.

    THE future is bleak for one of the most prestigious sporting brands in the world. There are some huge questions lingering ahead of the 2016 season.

    Zinedine Zidane’s four sons are all on the books at Real Madrid and like their father, all know how to use their head — in particular 17-year-old Luca.

    IN an extraordinary gamble Australia is set to pick a 28-year-old debutant with no Sheffield Shield matches under his belt for the Test against the West Indies.

    MCC teams in Premier Cricket finals

    Mar 26, 2012

    MCC all-rounder Alex KeathThe MCC second, third and fourth elevens will compete in the final of the Cricket Victoria Premier Cricket competition on Saturday March 31 and Sunday April 1, 2012.

    All three teams had to work hard for victories in their semi finals on Sunday, after the First XI bowed out at the quarter final stage the previous weekend.


    Saturday March 31 and Sunday April 1, 2012

    • Second XI - MCC v Geelong at Geelong Cricket Ground
    • Third XI - St Kilda v MCC at Albert Ground
    • Fourth XI - Northcote v MCC at Camberwell Sports Ground

    Play commences at 10.30am on Saturday and 9.30am on Sunday.

    Find out more about MCC Premier Cricket.