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.

The quick and the dead: Kiwis fall under Pattinson-led Aussies

Jesse Hogan A devastating spell of fast-bowling from James Pattinson has led Australia to a commanding nine-wicket win over New Zealand with a day and a half to spare.

Cricket

Fighting tailenders the one bright spot for Aussies

Mike Hussey

Jesse Hogan A half-century partnership between tailenders Peter Siddle and James Pattinson has prevented Australia entering the second half of the second Test against New Zealand with a hefty deficit.

Bowlers share the spoils as Aussies chase modest target

Ross TaylorT

Jesse Hogan The second Test in Hobart is headed for an early conclusion after Australia's bowlers made the most of helpful bowling conditions early on day three against New Zealand.

Ponting leads fightback at the Gabba

Ricky Ponting

Jesse Hogan at the Gabba Under pressure ex-skipper Ricky Ponting earned a reprieve with a fighting 67 not out - but the biggest let-off went to his successor Michael Clarke on day two of the first cricket Test in Brisbane on...