Chloe Saltau

Chloe Saltau

Chloe Saltau is the chief cricket writer at The Age, regularly covering international cricket and providing news, comment and analysis on international cricket. She joined The Age as a trainee in 1998 and spent several years writing for general news (chiefly as a social policy reporter covering welfare and family issues) before moving to sport.

Cricket

The keeper who keeps on giving

Chloe Saltau Ashes hero Brad Haddin has earned the right to decide when he calls it quits, says Rod Marsh.

Cricket

Cricket Australia hopes Ryan Harris can bowl in South African series

Ryan Harris.

Chloe Saltau Australia will attempt to nurse Ryan Harris and his knee for the next series against South Africa.

Cricket

Cricket Australia acts on match-fixing, doping

Australian cricket cap with twenty dollar note

Chloe Saltau Cricket Australia has made a pre-emptive strike by setting up a dedicated integrity unit.

Shane Warne tells selectors not to mess with a winning team

Shane Warne

Chloe Saltau Shane Warne has warned the selectors not to force generational change on a winning team now that the Ashes are won, believing Australia has the right combination of exuberance and experience to climb...

Comments 3

Cricket

Ashes squad set for No.1 says Shane Warne

Ryan Harris, Mitchell Johnson and Peter Siddle

Chloe Saltau Shane Warne has warned the selectors not to force generational change on a winning team now that the Ashes are won.

Comments 17

Cricket

Warne joins fight to save redevelopment of Junction Oval, his old home ground

Junction Oval.

Chloe Saltau The campaign to save the Junction Oval redevelopment has kicked into overdrive.

Cricket

David Warner, Steve Smith and George Bailey released to play Big Bash

David Warner.

Chloe Saltau Cricket Australia relaxes edict that Test players stay away from BBL until after series.

Cricket

Arthur defends his role

Mickey Arthur.

Chloe Saltau Emotional Mickey Arthur defends his coaching record while expressing pride in Australia for winning back the Ashes.

Cricket

Arthur defends his role

Mickey Arthur

Chloe Saltau An emotional Mickey Arthur has defended his coaching record while expressing pride in Australia for winning back the Ashes.

Cricket

Renegades give Zimbabwean Solomon Mire a chance at BBL

Generic cricket

Chloe Saltau Batsman elevated to Melbourne Renegades' senior list on eve of Big Bash League.

After winning back the urn, David Warner, Steve Smith and George Bailey are ready to have a bash at Big Bash League

David Warner

Chloe Saltau Ashes heroes David Warner, Steve Smith and George Bailey will be released to play in the Big Bash League before the Boxing Day Test in light of Australia's unassailable series lead.

Cricket

Ashes 2013: Mickey Arthur's pride in Ashes victory despite sacking

Mickey Arthur

Chloe Saltau An emotional Mickey Arthur has defended his coaching record while expressing pride in Australia for winning back the Ashes.

Comments 10

Cricket

Fired up for another bash

Round one? Shane Warne lines up Marlon Samuels.

Chloe Saltau Aaron Finch forecasts another heated Melbourne derby, without repeat of ugliness of last year.

Cricket

Lehmann asked and a resurgent Australia answered

Chloe Saltau

Chloe Saltau Darren Lehman's instructions were "win, win, win". They were followed to the letter.

Comments 33

Cricket

England paceman Jimmy Anderson lacking spark, says Damien Fleming

Jimmy Anderson

Chloe Saltau Jimmy Anderson has taken just five wickets at 48 in the two Tests.

Cricket

England not scared of Mitchell Johnson: Swann

Graeme Swann.

Chloe Saltau Embattled spinner Graeme Swann is adamant England is not scared of the rampant Australian fast bowler.

Mitchell Johnson and Ben Stokes escape ICC sanction for argy-bargy

Chloe Saltau Mitchell Johnson returns to the wild west determined to continue his intimidation of England's batsmen in the third Test.

Cricket

England captain Alastair Cook asks if his team has hunger to retain Ashes

England captain Alastair Cook and Matt Prior after the game.

Chloe Saltau Alastair Cook admits urn as good as gone if players lack self-belief.

Cricket

Mitchell Johnson and Ben Stokes escape ICC sanction for argy-bargy

Mitchell Johnson

Chloe Saltau Australian paceman determined to continue intimidation of England in Perth.

Comments 78

Cricket

The story behind the great Ashes turnaround

Alastair Cook hooks, only to be caught Ryan Harris (not in pic) on the fourth day.

Chloe Saltau Captain Cook struggles at the top - and his team does likewise.