Haunt of Heroes

Like a lot of 15-year-old boys, josh Taylor doesn't care for school. "About the only thing I'm interested in," he grumbles, "is sport." Which rather narrowed the field when it came to choosing something for Year 10 work experience. Ideally, he'd have played footy - Australian Rules - like he does for his club on Sunday afternoons. But that wasn't going to happen. So he arranged what he figured was the next best thing: a stint with the Melbourne Cricket Club, which manages the game's grandest stage. It's a Friday morning and Josh is bent over in the middle of the...

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