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ONE of America’s top basketball analysts has likened Australian NBA prospect Ben Simmons to Magic Johnson and LeBron James.

RETIRED Australian cricket captain Michael Clarke will take on one of the biggest challenges of his career since leaving the pitch when he jumps aboard the 100-foot supermaxi Loyal for the 71st Sydney to Hobart.


Media Releases

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.

National Sports Museum searches for artefacts from the legends of Australian football

Apr 29, 2008

The National Sports Museum is appealing for help to locate particular football objects ahead of the opening of its Australian Football Hall of Fame at the MCG in early-August.