50% crowds approved for Melbourne AFL games as Bombers are denied venue shift
Up to 50,000 fans will be able to attend AFL matches at the MCG during the first round of the 2021 season, and there’s hope that figure could be increased.Full StoryAFL
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|Melbourne Cricket Ground||Melbourne|
|Sydney Cricket Ground||Sydney|
|1 Queensland Country Bank Stadium||Townsville|
|2 Dolphin Stadium||Brisbane|
|3 Melbourne Park||Melbourne|
|4 Rod Laver Arena||Melbourne|
|5 Netstrata Jubilee Stadium||Sydney|
|6 John Cain Arena||Melbourne|
|7 Shark Park||Sydney|
|8 Norwood Oval||Adelaide|
|LATEST SPORTS RESULTS|
|8/03/21||A-League: Central Coast Mariners d Macarthur FC||5,003||Central Coast Stadium|
|8/03/21||W-League: Newcastle Jets d Perth Glory||TBA||Dorrien Gardens|
|8/03/21||AFL Pre-Season: Brisbane Lions d Gold Coast Suns||1,962||Metricon Stadium|
|8/03/21||AFL Pre-Season: Western Bulldogs d Melbourne||7,931||Marvel Stadium|
|7/03/21||A-League: Western Sydney Wanderers d Western United||2,142||Mars Stadium|
|RECENT HIGHEST ATTENDANCES|
|12/02/21||Australian Open (d5)||22,299|
|11/02/21||Australian Open (d4)||21,010|
|20/02/21||NRL All Stars Game||20,206|
|UPCOMING MAJOR EVENTS|
|18/03/21||AFL: Richmond v Carlton||Melbourne Cricket Ground|
|08/05/21||Super Rugby AU: Final||TBA|
|09/06/21||State of Origin: QLD v NSW||Melbourne Cricket Ground|
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