MITCH Marsh’s batting brilliance helped Australia record a bonus point win over South Africa to book a place in the one-day tri-series final.

NOMS AND BETTING: THE Queen’s galloper Estimate heads a list of 31 international runners who have been nominated for the Melbourne Cup.

LLEYTON Hewitt and Nick Kyrgios will shoulder the nation’s Davis Cup hopes in Perth next week against Uzbekistan.

THE Holden Cup’s Team of the Year is like a window into the future of NRL superstars. So who has your club got to get excited about? FULL TEAM HERE

VICTORIA Azarenka produced one of the worst versions of “Happy Birthday” you will ever hear, before conducting the most bizarre of press conferences.

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Media Releases

Melbourne Cricket Club mourns passing of Clive Fairbairn OAM

MCC Life member, Clive Fairbairn OAM
May 12, 2010

The Melbourne Cricket Club is deeply saddened by the passing today of Life member and revered Victorian cricket figure Clive Fairbairn OAM, aged 90.

Let there be light: 25 years of MCG night sport

The famous MCG light towers
Feb 17, 2010

Australia’s iconic Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) has notched up another milestone, with today marking 25 years since the first sporting event was played under the MCG’s famous light towers.

MCC and MCG Trust delivers better deal for football

Sep 03, 2009

Victorian football clubs and fans are the big winners in a breakthrough that will deliver bigger returns to clubs for AFL games played at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, the Premier, John Brumby, said today.

Amended attendance figure: Australia v Japan at MCG

Jun 30, 2009

The Melbourne Cricket Club advises that the official attendance figure for the 2010 FIFA World Cup Asian Group Qualifier between Australia and Japan on June 17 at the Melbourne Cricket Ground has been amended.

Explanation of power outage - Collingwood v Port Adelaide

May 31, 2009

The Melbourne Cricket Ground lost power during this afternoon’s AFL match between Collingwood and Port Adelaide. The electricity feed from CitiPower was lost at 4.53pm and restored within a few minutes.