OFTEN-maligned Aussie NBA centre Andrew Bogut received some long overdue praise after a huge game for the Warriors in the Western Conference finals.

    RUSSIAN powerpuncher Alex Povetkin took just 91 seconds to destroy Mike Perez and earn a shot at the world heavyweight championship.

    CONTROVERSIAL Reds star James O’Connor didn’t just make the blooper of the season on Friday - he also had a dressing room blow-up with a teammate.

    KANE Williamson’s unbeaten 92 rounded off a fine day’s work for New Zealand in the first Test against England at Lord’s overnight.

    IF Australia is unlikely to host football’s World Cup in the foreseeable future, then maybe 2015 will be looked back on as the year that brought the next best thing

    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.

    Please note: Some details in this guide are subject to change. Members can get the latest information via this website, our Facebook and Twitter pages as well as regular email updates.