THE Socceroos will be better prepared for Tuesday’s clash in Tajikistan than they were on their last away trip, according to Mark Milligan.

    JARRYD Hayne absolutely flattened a San Diego opponent during a highlight-filled final preseason outing with the 49ers.

    AMID suggestions the “Australian way” was officially dead, Bernard Tomic and Lleyton Hewitt put on one hell of a show.

    SOCIAL media and tennis players and fans everywhere were enraptured by the all-Aussie US Open match that saw Bernard Tomic conquer his hero Lleyton Hewitt.

    IT looked set to be another night of humiliation and ridicule for Shane Watson until the much-maligned cricketer showcased his ongoing value to Australia.

    Library's The Yorker wins major award

    Oct 20, 2013

    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 (ISHA) communications awards for the third 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 material is researched and written by library staff and a loyal band of 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