ANTHONY Mundine is obsessed at proving he is Australia’s greatest all-rounder; better he claims than Dick Thornett, Mike Cleary Keith Miller and Ray Lindwall.

    WHAT’S the Buzz: Brett Finch has taken time off from his NRL commentary duties to undergo treatment for health issues.

    “DISAPPOINTED” Melbourne Storm coach Craig Bellamy lamented his side’s inability to put Manly away after a two-point defeat to the Sea Eagles.

    THE Melbourne Rebels produced a stirring comeback in the second half, but it wasn’t enough as the Waratahs emerged victorious at ANZ Stadium.

    IS this the best solo goal in the A-League’s opening decade? Tarek Elrich, fresh from a Socceroos call-up, runs 60 metres to score a dazzling goal for Adelaide.

    Library's The Yorker wins major award

    Oct 30, 2012

    MCC librarians David Studham (left) and Trevor Ruddell.The MCC Library’s flagship publication The Yorker has again received international recognition, adjudged the “best program, annual report or magazine” at the International Sports Heritage Association’s communications awards for the second consecutive year. 

    Librarian David Studham (pictured here, left, with assistant librarian Trevor Ruddell) was more than delighted that The Yorker, first published in 1993 and now available by subscription, had been given such an accolade by ISHA.  

    The Yorker features a potpourri of material researched and written by library staff and a loyal band of productive volunteers who write on anything from skittles to squash and lawn bowls to baseball, plus the many characters associated with the club and the ground over the years. Book reviews are also on the menu.

    Its broad charter brings into play the vast resources of the MCC collections, allowing themes and individuals to be examined and showcased to great effect. In short, there’s something for everyone with a sporting interest.

    Members (and others) are encouraged to subscribe to The Yorker by completing the order form