Jesse Hogan

Jesse Hogan

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.

Live Women's World Cup 2015: Australian Matildas v Sweden

Jesse Hogan Our blow-blow-blow account of how Australia's Matildas secured their qualification for the round of 16 at the Women's World Cup, and with that a clash with Brazil, with a 1-1 draw against Sweden at...

Brendon Julian gaffe sees Australia given 'Sir Wank Forrell' trophy

Brendon Julian suffered an embarrassing vocal slip when presenting the Sir Frank Worrell Trophy.

Jesse Hogan Former Australia Test cricketer Brendon Julian makes an unfortunate gaffe when presenting Australia with the Sir Frank Worrell trophy, inadvertently switching the first letter of the former West...

Live cricket: West Indies v Australia, second Test, Jamaica, day four

Australia's Mitchell Starc celebrates a wicket.

Jesse Hogan Our blow-by-blow account of how Australia, as expected, crushed the West Indies in the second Test at Sabina Park in Jamaica, by 277 runs, to seal a commanding 2:0 series victory.

Live cricket: West Indies v Australia, second Test, Jamaica, day three

Jesse Hogan

Jesse Hogan Our blow-by-blow account of day three of the second Test between the West Indies and Australia from Sabina Park in Jamaica, which ended with the visitors needing eight wickets in the last two days of...

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Live cricket: West Indies v Australia, second Test, Jamaica, day two

Steve Smith and Shane Watson leave the ground at the end of the first day's play.

Jesse Hogan How we saw day two of the second Test between the West Indies and Australia from Sabina Park, Jamaica, from Steve Smith's (almost) double-century to the key breakthroughs made for Australia with the...

Live cricket: West Indies v Australia, second Test, Jamaica, day one

Michael Clarke.

Jesse Hogan Our blow-by-blow account of day one of the series-ending second Test between the West Indies and Australia at Sabina Park, Jamaica.

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FIFA World Cup bidding: Frank Lowy says he had no part in payment to Jack Warner

Football Federation Australia chairman Frank Lowy.

Jesse Hogan Football Federation Australia chairman Frank Lowy says he had no part in negotiations over the $A500,000 payment to the Central American football authority that was allegedly swindled by former FIFA...

Cricket coach Darren Berry bouncing back after toughest stint of his life


Jesse Hogan Darren Berry has endured a lot of tragedy in his life, from the early death of his parents to witnessing the death of David Hookes, but even that did not prepare him for a season in which saw another...

Live: West Indies v Australia, 1st Test, Dominica, day three

Women and children watch the first Test from a school outside Windsor Park Stadium.

Jesse Hogan After the West Indies fought back hard against Australia in the first Test in Dominica, seemingly enough to extend the match into a fourth day, an awful collapse in the final session allowed the...

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Live: West Indies v Australia, first Test, Dominica, day two

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Jesse Hogan After a shaky start to day two Australia, inspired by a century on debut from Adam Voges and disciplined batting efforts from their tailenders, finished the day in a mighty position, with a lead of...

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West Indies vs Australia First Test: The big five issues of day one

Mitchell Johnson

Jesse Hogan Josh Hazlewood's disciplined bowling, Australia's great catching and batsmen squandering good starts - not just Australians, either - feature among the key issues of day one of the West...

Live: West Indies v Australia, first Test, Dominica, day one

Nathan Lyon

Jesse Hogan Australia are in the West Indies for a two-Test series, for their first red-ball matches since the Sydney Test five months ago. The first Test in Dominica began on Wednesday night (Australian time).

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I won't be Australia's Ashes mole, Victoria coach David Saker declares

Jesse Hogan New Victorian coach David Saker says he won't be a mole for Australia's Ashes campaign following the end of his five-year stint as England's fast-bowling coach.

Bermuda-born batsman chosen as new VicSpirit coach

Bermuda batsman David Hemp is set to be unveiled as coach of the Victorian women's   team.

Jesse Hogan A Bermuda batsman who was on the field when his portly teammate Dwayne Leverock took one of the most memorable catches in World Cup history will be unveiled as the new coach of the state's elite...

Darren Berry seeking coaching return with Sydney Sixers

Darren Berry.

Jesse Hogan Darren Berry says "unfulfilled business and a passion to coach at the highest level" are the reasons why he is seeking to make an immediate return to coaching, at the helm of Sydney Sixers.

Steve Waugh says England-bound Trevor Bayliss should help pick NSW coach

Pedigree: Trevor Bayliss took Sri Lanka to a World Cup final in 2011.

Daniel Lane and Jesse Hogan  Former Australian cricket captain Steve Waugh said the NSW hierarchy would be well advised to talk to the outgoing Trevor Bayliss about who he believed is the best credentialed person to...

Chris Gayle expected to play Big Bash League over Boxing Day Test match


Jesse Hogan The absence of Chris Gayle from the West Indies' looming series with Australia is set to be replicated for Australia's home summer, with his Big Bash League duties expected to take precedence over...

IPL winner Ricky Ponting won't coach NSW or Sydney Sixers

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Jesse Hogan Channel Ten has no fears the sudden availability of the NSW and Sydney Sixers coaching jobs will tempt Ricky Ponting, who has just won the IPL at his first attempt, to abandon his Big Bash League...

Australian says female cricketers in some countries vulnerable after sex-for-selection scandal

Retired all-rounder Lisa Sthalekar hopes harassment of women in sport is on the way out.

Jesse Hogan Retired champion all-rounder Lisa Sthalekar hopes the vindication for Sri Lankan players who accused officials of demanding sex to assure them of selection will ensure such "extreme cases" won't ever...

New England coach Trevor Bayliss was 'driven by NSW snub'

Trevor Bayliss' second stint at the Blues began two years later than he intended.

Jesse Hogan A long-time confidant of Trevor Bayliss reckons his stint working in real estate four years ago, after being shunned by his beloved NSW, triggered a resurgence in his coaching that has culminated in...