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Mitchell Johnson elected MCC honorary life member

The announcement was made by the club on Sunday during the second Ashes Test which ended in a tense draw at Lord's. 
 

Aug 19, 2019, 12:26 PM IST

Steve Smith's behaviour had fallen well below standard required: MCC

The Marylebone Cricket Club on Monday said Steve Smith's behaviour had "fallen well below the standard required" and called for a major shift in attitude and culture to preserve the game as the pre-meditated ball-tampering conspiracy, involving the under-fire Australian, escalated.

Mar 26, 2018, 21:58 PM IST

VVS Laxman named an Honorary Life Member of MCC

Laxman joins fellow Indian icons Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid and Sourav Ganguly on the prestigious list of MCC Honorary Life Members.

May 11, 2017, 23:03 PM IST

Celebration turns ugly: Big fight in Australia as batsman floors bowler — WATCH

Footage from the incident last weekend shows a paceman for Yackandandah in Victoria state running towards the Eskdale batsman after bowling him out.

Mar 15, 2017, 12:23 PM IST

Thickness of bat doesn't matter, it's the talent of batsman that counts: Indian bat makers

The World Cricket committee of the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC), who are the guardians of the game`s rules and regulations, recommended last month that limitations be placed on the thickness of bats.

Jan 09, 2017, 10:45 AM IST

Anjum Chopra becomes India's first woman cricketer to be honoured with MCC life membership

Anjum Chopra played 12 Tests, 127 ODIs and 18 T20 Internationals for India. She scored 548 runs in Tests with 4 half-centuries, and 2,856 runs with one century and 18 half-centuries in ODIs.

Sep 07, 2016, 09:49 AM IST

Flat pitches, not bigger bats to be blamed for bowlers' plight: David Warner

Warner, whose bat sports one of the thickest edges in world cricket, said he actually used a smaller bat in tests unless they were playing in the subcontinent.

Jul 08, 2016, 12:01 PM IST

VIDEO: WHAT A GESTURE! When Yuvraj touched Sachin's feet during Live Match!

In the match, Yuvraj who scored 132 runs, was eventually dismissed by Tendulkar.

Jul 06, 2016, 07:25 AM IST

Sensational: New Zealand teenager Glenn Phillips hits 6 sixes in an over

The South African born wicket-keeper batsman achieved the rare feat while playing for the MCC.

May 28, 2016, 14:26 PM IST

Red cards in cricket: MCC to try football's card system in order to curb violent behaviour

Similar to football, a player can be sent off for the rest of a offence.

Feb 10, 2016, 23:47 PM IST

Lord's Cricket Ground plans 200 million redevelopment

 Lord's Cricket Ground is to get a whole new stand as part of a mega 200-million redevelopment plan.

Oct 26, 2015, 22:43 PM IST

Nepal to play Marylebone Cricket Club at Lord's

 Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) will play Nepal in a friendly match at Lord's in 2016, and have confirmed their tour to the Himalayan nation will go ahead in November this year.

Sep 30, 2015, 12:59 PM IST

Know your cricket rule: Obstructing the field

Did England`s Ben Stokes deserve to be given out obstructing the field when he was dismissed for 10 in the second one-day international against Australia at Lord`s on Saturday after he stopped a ball thrown back at him by fast bowler Mitchell Starc with his hand?

Sep 06, 2015, 00:14 AM IST

ICC should push for Olympic spot, says MCC

The Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) has urged the sport`s ruling body to try to get the game`s Twenty20 international format into the Olympics. 

Jul 14, 2015, 23:11 PM IST

Chris Rogers` Ashes ticket scheme shuts down: Reports

A company in which Australia opener Chris Rogers is a partner has been banned from selling tickets for next month`s Ashes Test at Lord`s at up to £2,910 apiece (AUS $5,914), the ESPNcricinfo website and the Daily Telegraph reported Tuesday.

Jun 24, 2015, 07:48 AM IST

Ashes set for bumpy 'sledging' ride

According to the Lord`s-based Marylebone Cricket Club, still the guardian of cricket`s rules, it is against the `spirit of the game` to "direct abusive language towards an opponent".

Jun 23, 2015, 09:00 AM IST

Father Time back on parade at Lord's

One of the familiar landmarks at London's Lord's Cricket Ground, has been returned to its usual place, with Father Time back in position above the Mound Stand clock, it was announced on Thursday.

Jun 18, 2015, 16:58 PM IST

Pink cricket ball ready for day-night Test, says manufacturer

 Kookaburra, the manufacturer of cricket's new pink ball, on Tuesday declared it is Test match ready, if the inaugural day-night contest goes ahead in Australia in November.

Jun 16, 2015, 16:49 PM IST

MCC plans to refurbish media centre at Lord's

 Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) on Tuesday announced plans for a four million pounds refurbishment of the award-winning J P Morgan Media Centre at Lord's. Work will take place over the course of the next two winters and the renovated media facility will be unveiled in time for the 2017 season when Lord's will host the ICC Women's Cricket World Cup final.

May 19, 2015, 20:42 PM IST

Roger Knight to be next MCC President

Former county player and English administrator Roger Knight will be the next President of Marylebone Cricket Club after being nominated to the post by incumbent David Morgan at the MCC Annual General Meeting.

May 07, 2015, 18:00 PM IST