MITCHELL Starc’s radar was off - way off - early on day two against Essex, reprising memories of Steve Harmison’s infamous wide against Australia.

    HERALD Sun form analyst Michael Manley previews the nine-race card at Caulfield featuring bold frontrunner Lord Of The Sky in the Group 3 Sir John Monash Stakes.

    Lleyton Hewitt and Thanasi Kokkinakis appeared down and out in their first round doubles tie, until the veteran produced a vintage fighting display.

    A decade on from arguably the greatest ever Ashes series, we ask one of the men involved what lessons can be passed on to Michael Clarke’s Australia.

    AS the Wallabies cool their heels on the Sunshine Coast, 2015’s two best Super Rugby teams go head-to-head in Wellington for the championship.

    Cricket Guide now available

    Nov 21, 2013

    2013/14 Cricket Guide front coverThe cricket season is underway and the annual Cricket Guide for MCC members is now available.

    View the 2013/14 Cricket Guide

    On the international stage, the MCG will again host all three formats of the game this summer, with Australia and England competing in the Boxing Day Test followed by a one-day international on January 12 and a Twenty20 match on January 31.

    While the MCG did not host any domestic one-day matches this summer, it will again be the home ground of the Victorian Bushrangers in the Sheffield Shield and the Melbourne Stars in the T20 Big Bash League.

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