A HORSE owned by the Queen and which won one of England’s most prestigious thoroughbred races has failed a drugs test.

AS a young girl Anna Flanagan literally dug a hole for herself when she protested against having to wear a skirt playing hockey.

LEISEL Jones says the Australian swim team is capable of setting a new record for Commonwealth Games gold medals in the pool.

NEWCASTLE fullback Darius Boyd has been checked into a mental health facility at the end of a tumultuous fortnight for the troubled star.

RIDING in his 10th Tour de France, champion Australian rider Michael Rogers finally got his first stage victory in cycling’s greatest race.

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Media Releases

The music community unite for two very special benefit concerts

Feb 24, 2009

The devastation of the current Victorian bushfires has left few unaffected. In response to our nation’s greatest ever natural disaster, Australia’s music community have banded together for two stadium benefit concerts scheduled to run simultaneously in both Melbourne and Sydney on Saturday March 14, 2009 under the unified banner of Sound Relief.

MCC, MCG pitch in for bushfire appeal

Feb 19, 2009

The Melbourne Cricket Club and Melbourne Cricket Ground Trust have today announced a donation of $150,000 to the Victorian Bushfire Appeal.

MCC and AFL support for Melbourne Football Club

Dec 19, 2008

The Australian Football League (AFL) and Melbourne Cricket Club (MCC) have come to an agreement to provide Melbourne Football Club with a $2 million support package for 2009.

Cricket Victoria and Melbourne Cricket Club reach long-term agreement

Nov 25, 2008

Cricket Victoria and the MCC have agreed to key terms that will see all international cricket scheduled in Victoria played at the MCG until March 2019 along with the majority of domestic cricket matches.

New ticketing partner for MCG in 2009

Nov 07, 2008

The MCC and Ticketek Pty Ltd today announced that Ticketek has been awarded the Ticketing and Access Control services contract at the MCG, effective for five years from March 1, 2009.