Tag Archive: Melbourne Cricket Club

Albert Cricket Ground, Melbourne: the reality of retro

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The Albert Ground is a sporting oasis, nestled between St Kilda Road and Queens Road, only minutes from Melbourne’s CBD.  The ground is home to cricket and lacrosse teams from the Melbourne Cricket… Continue reading

Ashes scoreboards (part 1)

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Scoreboard Pressure’s been poking about the archives for photos of Ashes scoreboards. We found a handful at the bottom of the filing cabinet in the garage near the table-tennis table, beside the box… Continue reading

Albert Cricket Ground, Melbourne, Victoria

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 4th XI final 2006/07  Melbourne v Prahran. Photo courtesy of MCC. If ever a game kept the scoreboard operators on their toes, it was this game – a tie. Melbourne, which finished higher… Continue reading

Melbourne Cricket Ground, Victoria

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Big Bash, 17 December 2011. Photos by Jesse Maskell 1977 drawn Grand Final. Etching by Jim Pavlidis Thirty years ago a Melbourne sporting landmark was dismantled, packed up and packed off to Canberra.… Continue reading