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The Ashes, one of the world’s greatest sporting contests, returns to Australia for the first time in four years, with the Melbourne Cricket Ground set to host the fourth Ashes Test beginning on Boxing Day. The fierce on field rivalry, the unforgettable crowd atmosphere and the Boxing Day occasion make this a truly unmissable event.Tickets to the Melbourne Boxing Day Ashes Test go on sale from 8 May, 2017.The following packages are on sale now:- Group Bookings – the Group Bookings team can assist with booking for 10 or more- Cricket Australia Official Hospitality – for the ultimate cricket experience - Cricket Australia Travel Office – ticket and hotel travel packages for international and interstate travellers
Pick a player, choose a team and let yourself be swept along with the sports fever that grips Melbourne, year-round in the compact sports precinct.
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