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

Brad Hodge leaves Stars for Strikers

Brad Hodge.

Chloe Saltau Turmoil in Victorian cricket deepens with one of the state's favourite sons joining Adelaide Strikers.

Watson under cloud for Test after repeat calf problem

Chloe Saltau SHANE WATSON is the latest victim of Australia's compromised preparation for the major Test series against South Africa.

Cricket

Test doubt for Watson

Shane Watson

Chloe Saltau Shane Watson latest victim of Australia's compromised preparation for series against South Africa.

Cricket

Selectors stuck for options for Test squad

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 03:  Nathan Lyon of Australia bowls during day one of the Third Test match between Australia and Sri Lanka at the Sydney Cricket Ground on January 3, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Brendon Thorne/Getty Images)

Chloe Saltau In uncertain times, injuries to a couple of left-arm spinners have made selection difficult.

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Cricket

Australia's best Test side? Here's our chosen 11 ...

Michael Clarke

Chloe Saltau Injuries and rotations have muddied the water when it comes to who commands selection in Australia's best Test team.

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Cricket

Defections rock Renegades

Melbourne Renegades

Chloe Saltau Brad Hodge and Glenn Maxwell leading an exodus from the Renegades to the Stars.

Cricket

Feathers fly as Finch vents Vic frustration

Aaron Finch of Victoria pulls during the Ryobi Cup One Day match between the Victoria Bushrangers and the South Australia Redbacks at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on February 18, 2012 in Melbourne, Australia.  (Photo by Hamish Blair/Getty Images)

Chloe Saltau Victoria was out of contention for the domestic one-day title but that didn't soften Aaron Finch's reaction when he was given out in contentious circumstances.

Cricket

Bushrangers battle to keep final hopes alive

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 08:  Aaron Finch of the Bushrangers takes a catch to dismiss Peter Nevill of the Blues during day one of the Sheffield Shield match between the Victoria Bushrangers and the New South Wales Blues at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on March 8, 2012 in Melbourne, Australia.  (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)

Chloe Saltau Andrew McDonald and Jayde Herrick kept Victoria's Sheffield Sheild finals hopes alive.

Vics' season hangs by thread

Leg glance: Glenn Maxwell plays a hook shot.

Chloe Saltau Peter Siddle concedes Bushrangers' hopes of playing in Sheffield Shield final fading.