Jesse Hogan has been a reporter at The Age since 2004, and has been part of its sports department since 2008. He is primarily focused on cricket and has covered a number of the Australian team's overseas tours, including the 2011 World Cup. He also reports on AFL and soccer.
Jesse Hogan Damien Hardwick says his Richmond players have "got one more bridge to cross to get, hopefully, where we deserve to be" with their finals-defining clash away to Sydney.
Jesse Hogan Richmond may not end this year with a finals berth, but it is on track to end it with a unique achievement: going through an entire season without making a late change.
Jesse Hogan North Melbourne, boasting its slimmest injury list for the season, is set to rest Luke McDonald and Michael Firrito as Daniel Wells, Lachie Hansen and Jamie Macmillan return for pre-finals match...
Jesse Hogan The AFL will install goalpost cameras at every venue and employ additional technical staff in a bid to ensure the score review system runs as smoothly as possible throughout the finals.
Jesse Hogan The selection prospects for many players hurt at the weekend are expected to be clearer by Tuesday.
Jesse Hogan No players are facing suspension heading into the final round of the home-and-away season.
Jesse Hogan The match review panel is not expected to have a big say on selection for the last round of the home-and-away season, with few incidents overtly demanding scrutiny.
Jesse Hogan Geelong coach Chris Scott was right to say the club's lapses within games have generally only affected the size of its wins, rather than dragging a likely win down to a shock loss.
Jesse Hogan Former St Kilda coach Stan Alves has praised Will Langford's role in Hawthorn's surge past Geelong on Saturday night.
Jesse Hogan The expected absence of Brent Macaffer for all of 2015 provides an opportunity for Collingwood to extend the career of Luke Ball to fill his tagging role, retired Hawthorn great Shane Crawford...
Jesse Hogan Geelong premiership captain Cameron Ling has urged football followers not to "hang" his former teammate Jimmy Bartel for "taking a dive" in the team's loss to Hawthorn on Saturday night.
Jesse Hogan Fremantle's second attempt to have Nat Fyfe's two-match ban downgraded finished the same way as the first, with the star midfielder ruled out until the start of the finals.
Jesse Hogan Fremantle is making a second attempt at beating the two-match suspension given to Nat Fyfe, making a rare appeal to an AFL tribunal decision.
Jesse Hogan Fremantle's Nat Fyfe has had his two-match suspension upheld and needlessly accrued 69 carry-over points in the process after a bungled tribunal challenge.
Jesse Hogan and Liam Mannix Veteran Kangaroos midfielder Brent Harvey has been found guilty of serious misconduct by the AFL tribunal and suspended for three matches.
Jesse Hogan The match review panel wanted to charge Brent Harvey for both aspects of the serious misconduct charge that will be heard at the AFL tribunal on Tuesday evening.
Jesse Hogan Nat Fyfe will join Brent Harvey in facing the tribunal on Tuesday evening after Fremantle elected to challenge his two-match suspension, which cannot be increased even if it is unsuccessful.
Jesse Hogan North Melbourne's finals campaign could be hit with a major blow with talisman Brent Harvey facing his second costly late-season visit to the tribunal in as many years after he was caught delivering...
Jesse Hogan Two players expected to play vital roles in the finals, Daniel Wells and Nat Fyfe, could have their preparation interrupted by the match review panel.
Jesse Hogan Collingwood coach Nathan Buckley will not resile from his belief the core of players that will spearhead its next premiership bid are already at the club, despite its stumble this year that will...