FROM Michael Clarke lifting the trophy to Grant Elliott’s match-winning six and Wahab Riaz staring down Shane Watson, these moments defined the World Cup.

AFTER the World Cup final, Shane Warne hovered over the triumphant Australians like the sad old uncle at an 18th birthday party, writes Richard Hinds.

A $2 million pay day beckons for Steve Smith and Mitchell Starc, who are in the frame to be ranked No.1 on Cricket Australia’s lucrative contract list.

BRAD Haddin appears set to follow Michael Clarke into retirement from one-day cricket.

LEG spin is set to return to the Australian Test side, with Pakistan-born Fawad Ahmed expected to be named in the dual-squads for the Ashes and West Indies.

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Hugh Trumble – A Cricketer’s Life

Hugh TrumbleA RARE OPPORTUNITY
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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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