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.

Cricket

Australia batsman Shaun Marsh suffers another major injury blow

Jesse Hogan The injury curse that has beset Shaun Marsh has struck again, with the batsman in danger of missing the first half of the home summer due to impending elbow surgery.

Cricket

Fast bowler Peter Siddle to chase more pace in bid for Test recall

Peter Siddle: the race for pace.

Jesse Hogan Peter Siddle will this week begin a training regimen focused on regaining his pace, and with it his fast-bowling berth in the Test team, for the October series against Pakistan and the home-summer...

Soccer

David Williams relishing the transformation at Melbourne City

New hope: City's coach John van't Schip with players Patrick Kisnorbo (left) and David Williams.

Jesse Hogan Three years after he emerged from the ruins of North Queensland Fury, and since then playing for a team that has only matched its Melbourne rival in some derbies, David Williams is ecstatic at the...

Cricket

Momentum the key for Southern Stars as Ashes race heads into home stretch

Jodie Fields.

Jesse Hogan England still has the points lead in the race for the women's Ashes series.

Cricket

George Bailey backs Phillip Hughes to replace Shaun Marsh if he is ruled unfit for South Africa tour

Phillip Hughes

Jesse Hogan If batsman Shaun Marsh's calf injury keeps him out, then Phillip Hughes may benefit.

Cricket

Women's Ashes: England claims series after Twenty20 win

England celebrates after winning the match and retaining the Ashes

Jesse Hogan Australia’s women’s Ashes dream is over after England coasted to a nine-wicket Twenty20 victory at Bellerive.

Cricket

Brad Hodge wins a recall to Australia's T20 team

Brad Hodge

Chloe Saltau, Jesse Hogan Brad Hodge has been gone so long he didn't have the national selectors' number in his phone and had given up on playing for Australia again.

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Cricket

David Hussey's future lies in Twenty20 cricket

Game-changer: David Hussey hits out for the Melbourne Stars.

Jesse Hogan Veteran Victorian gives up on Test dream and will now focus on the short form.

Cricket

Batsman Alex Doolan happy to play where he's put for debut

Alex Doolan

Jesse Hogan Prospective Test debutant has no interest in being shielded from South Africa's pace attack.

Mitchell Johnson aims to keep past behind him

Mitchell Johnson and Shane Watson arrive at Johannesburg airport last Wednesday.

Jesse Hogan After a dominant Ashes series, Mitchell Johnson is feared and revered - just as he was almost five years ago, when he was part of a team that inflicted a memorable series defeat on South Africa.

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Cricket

Mitch Johnson happy to be the intimidator in South Africa

Mitchell Johnson

Jesse Hogan Fast bowler's confidence high as he and teammates prepare in heavy rain for a warm-up match.

Cricket

Ryan Harris says Australia's tight-knit team in good shape before first Test

Ryan Harris

Jesse Hogan Australian paceman downplays significance of team missing out on its only practice match.

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Kevin Pietersen's England career ended by ECB

Pietersen

Jesse Hogan Kevin Pietersen's England career came to an abrupt end after the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) announced Tuesday he'd been left out of the squads for both the upcoming one-day international...

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Cricket

Darren Lehmann says Australia must start to win Tests away from home

Darren Lehmann

Jesse Hogan, Johannesburg With the Ashes won, Darren Lehmann has outlined his next goal for his team.

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Cricket

Fresh doubts over Shane Watson for first Test

Watson

Jesse Hogan Australia's restricted preparation for the Test series against South Africa has received another blow with Shane Watson unable to bowl on the first day of an intra-squad practice match.

Cricket

Australian Test opener David Warner vows to go to the next level

Fine balance: David Warner will respect the Proteas bowlers, but will still punish anything loose and in his zone.

Jesse Hogan Dynamic opener David Warner is taking a leaf or two out of the Chris Rogers playbook.

Cricket

Cricket's 'big three' plan formally approved

ICC.

Jesse Hogan An overhaul of the way international cricket is run, and its earnings distributed, is afoot, with the contentious plan promoted by the game's big-three nations formally approved.

Cricket

Shaun Marsh arrives in South Africa with selection not guaranteed

Shaun Marsh.

Jesse Hogan Shaun Marsh arrived in Johannesburg after one of the most significant 24-hour periods in his cricketing career.

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Cricket

Jason Gillespie backs Australia to 'belt' thin-on-spin Proteas

Vernon Philander

Jesse Hogan Australia backed to become the first team in five years to beat South Africa in a Test series.

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Cricket

Protea expects Henriques to play first Test

Moises Henriques.

Jesse Hogan South Africa spinner Robin Peterson is convinced Moises Henriques will fill one of the two vacancies in the Australian batting order for the first Test, as insurance in case one of its seamers breaks...

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