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.


Let the willow wielding commence

Jesse Hogan Here is your comprehensive analysis of each Big Bash League team along with individual strengths, weaknesses and season predictions.


Brad Hodge stakes claim for World Twenty20 call up

Brad Hodge

Alfred Chan and Jesse Hogan The subject of national selection used to induce anger from Brad Hodge. Now, it induces little more than a shrug.


Rookie spinner James Muirhead called up for T20 against England

Jesse Hogan Twenty-year-old has been unable to break into Victoria's team this season.

Change needed to bring back spin

Australian Twenty20 captain George Bailey.

Jesse Hogan Call for coaches to shed perfectionist approach to spin bowling actions.


Christian and Bollinger among those discarded by Indian Premier League teams

Michael Clarke

Jesse Hogan All-rounder Daniel Christian and former Test paceman Doug Bollinger are among 13 Australian discarded by their Indian Premier League teams.

Big, brash: How your team will fare this season

Big Bash league.

Jesse Hogan and Andrew Wu Your guide to the upcoming Big Bash series, Australia's premier T20 tournament.


Renegades' punt on O'Brien pays off

Aaron O'Brien

Jesse Hogan As of Friday the left-arm finger-spinner was sitting second on the BBL season wicket tally.

New Star has been around the traps

Dimi Mascarenhas

Jesse Hogan Dimi Mascarenhas a bit embarrassed to be replacing BBL's most dangerous bowler.

Small steps for Marsh: Inverarity

Back in favour: Shaun Marsh.

Jesse Hogan Australia's Twenty20 selectors name West Australian in squad for series against Sri Lanka.

Lower-tier players get snapped up

Ricky Ponting

Jesse Hogan Indian Premier Leage teams clamoured for Australia's relatively unproven all-rounders.

Millionaire Maxwell trumps all at IPL auction


Jesse Hogan PROVEN Test greats Michael Clarke and Ricky Ponting's high-risk strategy of placing the maximum Indian Premier League auction price on their heads only barely paid off as teams instead clamoured over...

Class act with the bat

Zest for Test: Matthew Wade assures he's up to the challenge.

Jesse Hogan Matthew Wade not relying on his batting to persuade selectors he's a class act.

Bailey rues Indian surge

George Bailey

Jesse Hogan Australia Twenty20 captain cites "a different energy" in India's limited-overs team compared with its Test team as key to visitors' win.


India ends run of outs

Run out: Matthew Wade dives for the crease, but not in time.

Jesse Hogan India roars back to form to square the Twenty20 international series.


Punter's safe hands lead way to win

Matthew Wade

Jesse Hogan If Australia was stung after being outfielded by India on Friday, its decisive 65-run win last night was the perfect riposte.


New tactics take on different spin

Australian paceman Brett Lee.

Jesse Hogan Only one specialist Australian pace bowler took the field for the Twenty20 against India.


Australia in a spin as Lyon is named to make his one-day debut

Jesse Hogan Australia's desperation to expose the ''softer underbelly'' of Sri Lanka's batting order is likely to persuade it to employ a dual spin attack for the first time in six years in today's tri-series...