THE immediate reactions were shock and sadness from across the globe as news of Phillip Hughes’ tragic death filtered through on Thursday.

    AUSTRALIAN cricketer Phillip Hughes has died after being struck in the head while batting at the Sydney Cricket Ground. He was 25.

    PHILLIP Hughes has died from head injuries suffered on Tuesday when he was hit in the head by a bouncer at the SCG. He was days from his 26th birthday.

    IT is doubtful whether any incident has caused more widespread grief in Australian cricket than the loss of one of the game’s most likeable characters.

    PHILLIP Hughes has died from his head injuries, according to a statement from Cricket Australia on Thursday.

    Last chance for Members' Golf Day

    Jan 14, 2013

    Action from an MCC Members' Golf DayWhilst the ballot for the Members' Golf Day on February 5 at Kingston Heath Golf Club has closed, places are still available for the 8.00am tee-off time.

    Members may continue to book for either session on a first-come, first-served basis until booked out. Please complete an application form and email to mccfunctions@mcc.org.au to book your place.

    Kingston Heath is one of Australia's premier golf courses and members should take advantage of this fantastic opportunity to play at such a venue.

    Cost is $170 per member which includes a gourmet barbeque, light pre-round refreshments and prizes at the conclusion of both sessions.

    Members must hold a club, VGA or WGV official handicap to participate.