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Junction Oval upgrade plans unveiled

Oct 14, 2015: Plans have been unveiled for the redeveloped Junction Oval in Melbourne, which is set to become the new site of Victorian cricket's administration and training facilities, and could even host boutique international matches

Brydon Coverdale

It's as if you're in Wellington

Feb 20, 2015: Picket fencing. Old wooden benches. Grass banks. It could easily be the Basin Reserve in Wellington... but it's not

Abhishek Purohit

Australia news

Warne pleads for Junction Oval rescue

Dec 19, 2013: Shane Warne has delivered an impassioned plea to the Victorian state government to step in and save his old club cricket ground, the dilapidated Junction Oval, which may otherwise be in its final year as a cricket venue

Brydon Coverdale

Board of club casting their votes this month

St Kilda could be renamed after Shane Warne

Jan 3, 2007: Shane Warne's local club has proposed renaming its ground in honour of his achievements in the game. The board of St Kilda want to rename the Junction Oval - the ground where Warne made his first-class debut in 1991 - to the Shane Warne Ground

ESPNcricinfo staff

Victoria v South Australia at Melbourne (St Kilda), December 3, 2005

Blewett and Cosgrove take SA to big win

Dec 3, 2005: A fine century from Michael Klinger could not prevent Victoria from slipping to an eight-wicket loss to South Australia at the Junction Oval in Melbourne, as Greg Blewett and Mark Cosgrove added 143 to see their side home

ESPNcricinfo staff

Victora v South Australia, Pura Cup, Melbourne, 1st day

South Australia on top after Gillespie's dizzy spell

Nov 26, 2005: Jason Gillespie rocked Victoria with stunning figures of 7 for 35 as they were dismissed for only 149 on the first day of the Pura Cup match in Melbourne

ESPNcricinfo staff

Victoria v West Indians, tour match, Melbourne, 2nd day

Victoria hold the aces on rain-curtailed day

Nov 12, 2005: The disillusionment has been typified over the past week by the meek surrender in the first Test and, even more starkly, by the abject performance against Victoria.

Tony Cozier

Victoria v WA, Pura Cup, Melbourne, 2nd day

Goodwin puts WA in command

Dec 2, 2004: Murray Goodwin scripted a rescue act as Western Australia reached 277 in their first innings against Victoria

ESPNcricinfo staff

Victoria v Western Australia, Pura Cup, Melbourne, 1st day

Goodwin rescues Western Australia

Dec 1, 2004: Western Australia reached 6 for 132 against Victoria at stumps on the first day

ESPNcricinfo staff

Victoria 2nd XI v Queensland 2nd XI, Junction Oval, Melbourne, Day 1

The scene is set for Warne's return

Feb 9, 2004: Shane Warne's 12-month ban ends at midnight tonight and as he returns to the game the world's media will be attendance

Wisden Cricinfo staff

Media Release

Hewett added to Pura Cup squad

Feb 6, 2004: Cricket Victoria selectors have today announced the Bushrangers squad to play the `re-scheduled' match against the West End Redbacks starting at the MCG on Sunday, 8 February.

Cricket Victoria

Media Release

Hauritz named for QAS

Feb 5, 2004: World Cup spinner Nathan Hauritz will be a sidelight to the Shane Warne show next week when the Queensland Academy of Sport travel to Junction Oval to play the Victorian 2nd XI.

Queensland Cricket

Victoria v Western Australia, Pura Cup, The Junction Oval, 4th day

Langer gets some form in drawn match

Nov 22, 2003: Victoria and Western Australia were left cursing the rain after their Pura Cup cricket match ended in a draw at the Junction Oval


Victoria v Queensland, Pura Cup, Melbourne, 4th day

Love breaks records as match ends in tame draw

Nov 13, 2003: Martin Love became the first player to score a triple century for Queensland, smashing an unbeaten 300 as the match against Victoria at Melbourne ended in a tame draw

Victoria v Queensland, Pura Cup, Melbourne, 2nd Day

Noffke injured as match heads towards stalemate

Nov 11, 2003: Given the state of top-level fast bowling in Australian cricket, the last news Trevor Hohns needed today was Ashley Noffke had suffered another back injury

Victoria v Queensland, Pura Cup, Melbourne

Bulls seeking revenge

Nov 10, 2003: Few Australian first-class matches would test players' commitment to the new Spirit of Cricket code more than Victoria v Queensland.

Roger Vaughan

Venues confirmed for 2003-04 domestic season

Aug 27, 2003: Cricket Australia today confirmed all venues for the Pura and ING Cup competitions for 2003-04 with local and regional grounds around Australia to host several matches this season.

Cricket Australia

Australia make it seven out of seven

Feb 9, 2000: The Australian Southern Stars completed a flawless twelve days of cricket, winning all seven of their one-day internationals

Rick Eyre
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