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.

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Former leaders against 'big three' running the ICC

Malcolm Speed.

Chloe Saltau Malcolm Speed and Malcolm Gray demand withdrawal of controversial proposal.

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Cricket nations' unrest over ICC's radical reforms

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Chloe Saltau Fear persist that radical governance changes will spell erosion of international cricket as we know it.

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Cricket Australia boss says India deserves bigger slice of ICC revenue

Australia vs India.

Chloe Saltau Wally Edwards says it is fair the Indian board should receive a bigger share of world cricket revenue.

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.

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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.

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Umpires' errors embarrass the ICC

Stuart Broad.

Chloe Saltau ICC embarrassed by a diabolical umpiring decision on the second day.

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Ousted May slams ICC 'cancer'

Tim May

Chloe Saltau Tim May, ousted from an ICC committee, says it is time someone "stood up to the cancer of stand-over tactics" that defines cricket's governing body.

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The African scream: Australia stakes claim to being best in the world

Ryan Harris of Australia bowls during day 3 of the third test match between South Africa and Australia

Chloe Saltau, Jesse Hogan The rankings don't say it yet, but Australia deserves to be considered the best team in the world in the same way Mark Taylor's Australians became unofficial world champions by toppling the mighty...

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Jodie Fields opts out of Southern Stars T20 campaign

Chloe Saltau World Cup-winning captain Jodie Fields has relinquished her place in the Southern Stars’ squad for the World Twenty20 amid uncertainty about the future of her captaincy.

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Exotic Australian squad named for T20 World Cup

Brad Hodge

Chloe Saltau Australia's squad for Twenty20 World Cup has veterans, a raw youngster and an injured Test squad member.

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Cricket Australia wary of radical Test plan

Australia vs India 2011 Boxing Day Test at the MCG.

Chloe Saltau A promotion and relegation system is a key planks of the position paper put before the BCCI.

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Ex-International Cricket Council chief Ehsan Mani slams 'big three' plan

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Chloe Saltau Ehsan Mani says three have ''completely undermined the integrity and standing of the ICC''.

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Clarke plays down injury to Marsh

Shaun Marsh

Chloe Saltau Calf injury to left-hander comes just days before Test squad leaves for South Africa.

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Cricket revival a World Cup fillip

Chloe Saltau World Cup boss John Harnden believes next year's tournament will shore up future of one-day game.

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James Faulkner ruled out of South Africa tour

James Faulkner

Chloe Saltau and Chris Barrett In-form all-rounder James Faulkner has been ruled out of Australia's tour to South Africa while batsman Shaun Marsh is in grave doubt with a calf strain.

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James Faulkner ruled out of South Africa tour

James Faulkner

Chloe Saltau Australian all-rounder James Faulkner has been ruled out of the Test tour of South Africa with a knee injury.

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Steve Rixon happy to go as Darren Lehmann continues coaching shake-up

New world: Steve Rixon will still coach the Chennai Super Kings.

Chloe Saltau Veteran assistant , 59, had intended to finish up when his contract expired after World Twenty20.

England batsman Eoin Morgan run out fair and square, according to cricket laws

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Chloe Saltau The run-out of England batsman Eoin Morgan at the MCG on Friday night drew howls of protest from commentators, but it appears the laws of cricket - not the third umpire - were responsible for his...

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Fast bowler Mitchell Johnson has no plans to back off the bouncers

Mitchell Johnson.

Chloe Saltau Mitchell Johnson laughs off suggestion his brutal short-pitched deliveries at England amounted to dangerous bowling.

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Darren Lehmann rejects Andy Flower's offer of Ashes peace talks

Darren Lehmann.

Chloe Saltau Australian coach rejects overture from England counterpart to discuss the teams' behaviour as ICC match referee Jeff Crowe prepares to remind both sides of their responsibilities before the Adelaide...