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  • Record crowd at fourth Ashes Test 26-12-2013 11:08 AM

    Melbourne: Australia's Boxing Day Test has drawn a world record Test crowd of 90,831 to the Melbourne Cricket Ground for the opening day of the fourth Ashes contest between Australia and England on Thursday. The bumper attendance at the 100,000-seat stadium exceeded the 90,800 recorded for the second day of...
  • 4th Ashes Test: Battered England seek solace on Boxing Day 25-12-2013 09:08 AM

    Melbourne: An Ashes series that promised so much has all but fizzled with Australia taking an unassailable 3-0 lead, but Melbourne's Boxing Day Test offers some intrigue as to whether England will continue to self-destruct or salvage some pride from a turbulent campaign. Arriving as comfortable winners of the northern...
  • Ashes not welcome at the Melbourne Cricket Ground 15-12-2013 03:06 PM

    Melbourne: Sports fans appear to have taken Melbourne Cricket Ground's (MCG) status as an Ashes venue quite literally last month by smuggling in the mortal remains of loved ones to scatter on its turf during an open day. The Melbourne Cricket Club (MCC) does not allow the scattering of ashes...
  • India start 2015 ICC World Cup campaign against Pakistan 30-07-2013 08:17 AM

    India will launch their title defence against traditional rivals Pakistan in Adelaide, while New Zealand face Sri Lanka in Christchurch and Australia meet England in Melbourne on the opening day of ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 to be jointly hosted by Australia and New Zealand from February 14 to March...
  • Liverpool warmed by the love and largesse on Asian tour 23-07-2013 03:34 PM

    Melbourne: Liverpool's exile from Champions League football has punched a hole in their finances and disappointed fans across the globe, but has not stopped Asia's diehards from opening their wallets to see their touring Premier League heroes. A crowd of up to 95,000 is expected to flock to the Melbourne...
  • Victoria wants 2015 WC final for MCG 22-02-2012 06:07 PM

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  • India hope to avoid second whitewash 02-02-2012 03:28 PM

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  • The more things change... 09-01-2012 08:54 AM

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  • Ed Cowan likely to get CA contract 08-01-2012 12:40 PM

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  • Clarke shines, Dhoni's aura fades 07-01-2012 08:59 AM

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  • Aus pacers have the upper hand: Arthur 31-12-2011 11:25 AM

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  • Pattinson impresses with all-round show 30-12-2011 03:12 PM

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  • 'Happy to beat a quality Indian side' 29-12-2011 06:31 PM

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  • Sehwag departs before lunch 29-12-2011 12:15 PM

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  • Defensive Dhoni allows tail to prosper 29-12-2011 12:11 PM

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  • 1st Test: Australia 179/8, lead by 230 28-12-2011 01:40 PM

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