Greg Baum

Greg Baum

Greg Baum is chief sports columnist and associate editor with The Age

Cheers as Hussey defies years

Greg Baum If cricket were an equation, Mike Hussey would be a given. He came to Test cricket 10 years behind his contemporary, Ricky Ponting, at an age when talk of an honourable way of finishing begins to...

Australia needs every last man to take charge


Greg Baum Cricket does not have to be synced to a teenager's temperament to be fulfilling.

Too few watched, but rewards for those who made the effort


Greg Baum At the heart of Sunday's play at Blundstone Arena, as the first Test hung in the balance, not many people watched not much happen for quite a long time. It was a deceptive inertia.