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MELBOURNE is regarded as the sporting capital of the world with football, cricket, soccer and basketball played in stadiums like the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG).

 




Melbourne & Sport


Melbourne has been voted the Top Sports Events City and the Ultimate Sports City of the decade. An "unparalleled track record reputation" for hosting sporting competitions with versatility, stadia, atmosphere and a local passion for all sports.

 

Melbourne is officially the sporting capital of the world. Melbourne took top spot at the SportBusiness Ultimate Sport City Awards (2016), the longest running rankings of the world's top sports hosts, stealing the title from Berlin, London, New York and Sydney. It's the 4th time Melbourne has taken out the title (2006, 2008 and 2010).

 

Melbourne is home to The Ashes, Australian Rules Football, Australian Tennis Open, Formula 1 Grand Prix, Australian Moto GP and the Melbourne Cup.

 



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Australia vs England | Rugby League World Cup 
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Rugby League World Cup – Australia vs England Friday 27 October 2017 AAMI Park Melbourne will host the opening match of the Rugby League World Cup, when the home nation – the Kangaroos – begin their campaign under lights against England on Fr Read more..

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Balnarring Picnic Race Day 
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Balnarring Picnic Racing Club - Picnic Racing for Family Enjoyment Arguably the best picnic racing course in Victoria. 2000 m. around and able to run journeys of 1000, 1200 1600 and 2000 metres. Flat well grassed surface During the 2017 – 2018 Read more..

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Fast5 | Netball World Series 
Date:  To 
The Fast5 Netball World Series is netball like you’ve never seen before, featuring dynamic rule changes including five players a side, shorter quarters, power plays and super shots! Think world-class netball with a twist! Your ticket guarantees a Read more..

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Friday Night Races | Moonee Valley 
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The 21st season of Night Racing at The Valley ! Your MVRC Membership is a ticket to 23 meetings of entertainment and excitement at The Valley. We’re now offering more packages for you to choose from and more ways to enjoy The Valley. Join Read more..

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Geelong Cup 2017 
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The Geelong Cup is a Group Three Australian horse race held by the Geelong Racing Club. Held at the Geelong Racecourse, the Geelong Cup is traditionally held on a Wednesday, 13 days prior to the running of the Melbourne Cup. It is an open handic Read more..

View Profile | Breakwater


 
Greyhound Racing @ The Meadows 
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The Meadows races every Saturday night and is a multi-purpose function venue that hosts a range of raceday and non-raceday events throughout the year. With the capacity to provide function and conference facilities for up to 600 people, The Meadow Read more..

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Insomnia Race 
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INSOMNIA RACE - CAR BASED NIGHT TIME PUZZLE CITY GAME Insomnia Race is a unique car-based night time team competition full of mind-bending puzzles, tricky challenges and crazy flash mobs. Next level of fun with friends on Friday night! • Team u Read more..

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KFC BBL|07 - Big Bash League 
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More games, more venues - the new season of the Big Bash League promises to be bigger and better than ever. The biggest-ever KFC BBL season will feature 43 games in 47 days as Cricket Australia today announced a bumper fixture for the seventh edi Read more..

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Kilmore Cup 2017 
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Bet365 Kilmore Cup Sunday, November 26, 2017 Gates open at 11:00 Spring Racing. The Country Comes Alive! Celebrate our feature thoroughbred race meeting, the historical 155th bet365 Kilmore Turf Cup. Run over a testing mile, this race has Read more..

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Ladbrokes Cox Plate Carnival 2017 
Date:  To 
The 2017 Ladbrokes Cox Plate, The Race Where Legends Are Made, is set to be one of the most memorable in the race’s 97-year history. Champion mare, Winx, will be aiming to join the LEGENDARY Kingston Town and become just the second horse in history t Read more..

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Melbourne City v Sydney | A-League 
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The next home game in the 2017 A-League season Friday, 3 November 2017 Melbourne City FC Sydney FC AAMI Park 7:50PM The 2017-18 season will be the first season under the new broadcast deal, where FOX SPORTS will show every regular and Fi Read more..

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Melbourne United v Cairns | NBL 
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Support Melbourne United in the 2017/18 NBL Championship. Next Home Game Thu. Nov. 2, 2017 Melbourne Cairns 7:30pm HA Teams Adelaide 36ers Brisbane Bullets Cairns Taipans Illawarra Hawks Melbourne United NZ Breakers Pe Read more..

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Melbourne Victory v Western Sydney Wanderers | A-League 
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The next home game in the 2017 A-League season ROUND 5 Monday, 6 November 2017 Melbourne Victory Western Sydney Wanderers FC Etihad Stadium 7:50PM The 2017-18 season will be the first season under the new broadcast deal, where Read more..

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QBE Insurance Australian FIM Speedway Grand Prix 2017 
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2017 QBE Insurance Australian FIM Speedway Grand Prix The largest indoor motor racing spectacle in the Southern Hemisphere returns to Etihad Stadium in 2017. The Australian Grand Prix will see the best International and Australian Speedway Motorcy Read more..

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Reebok CrossFit Invitational 2017 
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Reebok CrossFit Invitational 2017 Sunday 5 November In its sixth year, the Reebok CrossFit Invitational will take over the Margaret Court Arena. The Invitational is CrossFit’s all-star game, with the fittest men and women from each section o Read more..

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Sandown Thoroughbred Racing 
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The racing surface at Sandown is widely recognised as one of the best in Australia. With both tracks featuring wide turns and front straights, and a gradual rise from the 200m mark to the finishing post, every runner gets a chance. Sandown Read more..

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Victorian State Circuit Racing Championships 
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The Victorian State Circuit Race Championships are conducted by Victorian State Race Series Inc. on behalf of the Confederation of Australian Motorsport. The Championships consist of race meetings organised by the following clubs: Victorian Min Read more..

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Yarra Valley Melbourne Cup Day | Trots 
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Enjoy a great day out at Yarra Valley Harness Racing with great local foods, wine, fashion and racing, there’s plenty to entertain. The Yarra Valley is one of the finest producer’s of quality food and wine in Australia. As such, Yarra Valley Racin Read more..

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