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Kings XI Punjab inks MoU with Australia's La Trobe Univarsity
Kings XI Punjab inks MoU with Australia's La Trobe Univarsity

In a first of its kind, Indian Premier League franchise Kings XI Punjab has signed a research MoU with Australia's La Trobe University (LTU), based in Victoria, for working on mutually agreed topics like fan engagement, marketing and promotional practices.

Melbourne to host ICC annual conference from Tuesday

The ICC Annual Conference week will begin in Melbourne on June 24 with the Associate and Affiliate Members` meeting at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG), and will conclude with the IDI Board meeting on June 28.

`Veteran` Hodge reveals `accidentally` made comeback to Oz T20 squad

Veteran Australian batsman Brad Hodge has revealed that he made his comeback to the squad `by accident` when he emerged from the international wilderness for the summer-ending home Twenty20 series against England.

Record crowd attended T20 between England, Oz at MCG

The crowd at the Twenty20 international at the MCG between England and Australia on Friday has reportedly created a record by being the best-attended international and domestic cricket season ever.

Panesar vows to use stint in Sydney grade cricket to prolong international career

England`s left arm spinner Monty Panesar is using his stint in Sydney grade cricket to showcase his credentials and prolong his international career, as he doesn`t wants last year`s Boxing Day Test be his final Test match.

Pattinson left out of Australia team for ODI opener

Australia have left out paceman James Pattinson for Sunday`s opening one-day international with England at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.

Australia unlikely to change bowlers for Sydney

Australia are expected to keep the successful attack that has carried them to a 4-0 Ashes lead for the final test against England in Sydney, bowling coach Craig McDermott said on Monday.

The Ashes: Australia vs England, 4th Test, Day 4 - As it happened...

Live Updates of the 4th Test, Day 4 - England vs Australia

The Ashes: Australia need 201 runs to win 4th Test

Australia were chasing 201 runs to win the fourth Ashes Test and take a 4-0 series lead after a stunning English batting collapse on a chaotic third day`s play in Melbourne on Saturday.

Australia vs England, 4th Test, Day 3 - As it happened...

Live Updates of the 4th Test, Day 3 - England vs Australia

Piers Morgan barely survives `lively` pace attack from `foe` Lee despite `arrogant` claims

British journalist and talk-show host Piers Morgan has reportedly `just about` survived a lively pace attack from Australian legend Brett Lee in the nets at the MCG after arrogantly claiming that he can `ruin a great Australian career and legend`.

Botham confused over England `crawling into shells` in `celebratory` Boxing Day Test

Former England Test captain Sir Ian Botham has expressed his confusion over what England was scared of and why they `crawled into their shells` and refused to come out in the first day of the Boxing Day Ashes Test, which is a game worthy of celebration.

England vs Australia, 4th Test, Day 2 - As it happened...

Live Updates of the 4th Test, Day 2 - England vs Australia

Record crowd at fourth Ashes test

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.

Siddle reveals being Warne`s `waterboy` during 2006 MCG Test inspired him

Australian cricketer Peter Siddle has revealed his inspiration to become an Ashes winner was forged at the MCG, as a waterboy for Shane Warne.

Flower contemplating replacing Prior with Bairstow in Boxing Day Test

England wicketkeeper Matt Prior is reportedly facing a fight to keep his spot for the Boxing Day Test at the Melbourne Cricket Ground ( MCG) with team director Andy Flower contemplating replacing Prior with wicketkeeper Jonny Bairstow, who has averaged 30.2 from 12 Tests.

Three changes for Melbourne Renegades

The technical committee of T20 Big Bash League (BBL) has approved three changes to the Melbourne Renegades squad, including Zimbabwean-born Solomon Mire’s elevation as community rookie to be eligible for selection in the Renegades final XI for Friday’s opening match at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG).

Australia names unchanged squad for the Boxing Day Ashes Test

Australia has named an unchanged 12-man squad for the Boxing Day Ashes Test against England at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG).

Ashes not welcome at the Melbourne Cricket Ground

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.

Warner close to sealing Ashes berth following another ton

Australian batsman David Warner has almost sealed his berth for the winter Ashes series after he scored a commanding century in a Sheffield Shield match at the MCG, just two weeks ahead of the first Ashes Test at Brisbane.