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August 25, 2022
August 25, 2022

ICC releases standing tickets for India-Pakistan T20 WC clash

The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday said it was going to release standing room tickets for the highly anticipated ICC T20 World Cup match between India and Pakistan at the MCG, to be held on October 23.

January 17, 2016
January 17, 2016

Kohli becomes fastest to 24th ODI ton, 7000 ODI runs

Virat Kohli has become the fastest to 7000 ODI runs during the third ODI against Australia at the MCG today.

December 29, 2015
December 29, 2015

Australia take series with 177-run win

Australia work their way through West Indies for a victory that keeps the Frank Worrell Trophy in their possession for 20 unbroken years, stretching back to the triumph of Mark Taylor's team in the Caribbean in 1995.

March 28, 2015
March 28, 2015

The Trans-Tasman final!

The final match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 will be played at the renowned Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on Sunday, March 29. The stage has been set. The contestants have been decided

March 18, 2015
March 18, 2015

Bangladesh vs India: their strengths

All set to play their first quarter final match in the cricket World Cup tomorrow, the fearless Tigers are ready to halt the Indian juggernaut, who are on their mission to defend their status as the champions

February 16, 2015
February 16, 2015

MCG: The home of legends

“Right over here is William Harold Bill Ponsford, an Australian cricketer who is the only player to twice break the world record for the highest individual score in first-class cricket; Ponsford and Brian Lara are the only cricketers to twice score 400 runs in an innings,” an old man recited these words to a group of visitors as if he was reading from a book of verse.

February 14, 2015
February 14, 2015

Not an English summer!

While chasing Australia's gigantic total of 342 runs, England struggle to reach the 200-mark. Lower-order batsman James Taylor helms the English innings with his unbeaten 98 runs while his co-players keep returning to the pavilion. By sheer misfortune, he misses his maiden ODI century and England face a defeat of 111 runs

February 13, 2015
February 13, 2015

Australia aims to avoid repeat of 1992 experience

Of the six previous meetings against England in World Cup competition, Australia has won four, including the final in 1987. But as it heads into what is the opening game for both teams, in front of a capacity crowd of 90,000 at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, it’s one of those losses that will make Australia wary given its status as pre-tournament favourite.