NEW Victoria coach David Saker feels the full wrath of Darren Lehmann after suggesting injury-prone quick James Pattinson isn’t ready for Test cricket.

BARRIER UPDATE: MONGOLIAN Khan has the inside barrier to claim the Caufield Cup with gate 9, while many of his rivals have major concerns out wide.

NICK Kyrgios earned victory and another code violation in a Shanghai Masters match that delved into the bizarre thanks to a couple of problems.

THE Australian Open has underlined its standing as the most innovative and adventurous of the four grand slams by forging a “friendship” agreement with China.

SPEAKING at Chris Cairns’ perjury trial, Lou Vincent said that Cairns persuaded him to take part in match-fixing in 2008 in the Indian Cricket League.


Hugh Trumble – A Cricketer’s Life


Hugh Trumble – A Cricketer’s Life

In another superb piece of research by MCC Library volunteer and award-winning author, Alf Batchelder takes us through the life and times of one of the club’s most important figures – the much-loved Hugh Trumble.

This biography, by the winner of the Australian Cricket Society’s 2006 book of the year for “Pavilions in the Park, the history the Melbourne Cricket Club and its Ground”, is an ideal Christmas or birthday present.

This two-volume work is a genuine limited edition with a production run of only 200 and members are invited to subscribe quickly.

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