OUT of sight, out of mind. Australia was detached from the politics of world football, until 2007. But the events of December 2, 2010, still drive Frank Lowy to this day.

HEARTBROKEN Nick Kyrgios is unsure of being fit for Wimbledon after succumbing to a chronic elbow injury and Andy Murray at the French Open.

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FORMER England and Manchester United center back Rio Ferdinand has announced his retirement, ending a 20-year professional career.

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Media Releases

Shipperd joins MCC coaching team

Greg Shipperd
May 18, 2015

Melbourne Cricket Club today announced the appointment of former Victorian Bushrangers and Melbourne Stars head coach Greg Shipperd as coach of the MCC Cricket Academy.

Melbourne Cricket Club elects new president

MCC vice-president Steven Smith
Mar 04, 2015

Melbourne Cricket Club (MCC) is delighted to announce that former Melbourne footballer and experienced lawyer Steven Smith has been elected as the 27th MCC president, succeeding Paul Sheahan when his term expires in April.

MCG winds back clock on food prices

Fans will enjoy lower food prices at the MCG in 2015 and beyond.
Mar 02, 2015

MCG fans will be able to purchase popular food and beverage items at prices not seen for a decade or more, following a new agreement that will set the MCG apart from every other Australian stadium.

MCG to take stadium technology and fan engagement to new levels

Feb 03, 2015

Melbourne Cricket Club today unveiled plans to turn Melbourne Cricket Ground into one of Australia’s most technically advanced and connected stadiums for fans, members and stakeholders.

Irishman Stynes to join MCG sporting legends

Jim Stynes
Feb 21, 2014

Former Melbourne FC champion ruckman, the late Jim Stynes, has been chosen as the next athlete to be immortalised with a bronze statue outside the Melbourne Cricket Ground.