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THE immediate reactions were shock and sadness from across the globe as news of Phillip Hughes’ tragic death filtered through on Thursday.

AS the cricket community wrestles with what to do next after Phillip Hughes’ death, RON REED writes the first Test against India should proceed, with the result mattering less than the symbolism of playing it.

PHILLIP Hughes has died from head injuries suffered on Tuesday when he was hit in the head by a bouncer at the SCG. He was days from his 26th birthday.

AUSTRALIAN cricketer Phillip Hughes has died after being struck in the head while batting at the Sydney Cricket Ground. He was 25.

IT is doubtful whether any incident has caused more widespread grief in Australian cricket than the loss of one of the game’s most likeable characters.

Australia's Game

Australia's Game traces the history of the game Australian Football and includes a selection of the greatest VFL/AFL Grand Final moments; a wealth of material collected from the greats of this uniquely Australian game. 

View the hand-written notes outlining the rules of the game by the founders of Australian football, Wills, Hammersley, Smith & Thompson in 1859; the 1933 Brownlow medal awarded to Wilfred ‘Chicken’ Smallhorn and trace the evolution of player from past to present day.

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