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.
Chloe Saltau It's the mysterious sledge that enraged the world's best fast bowler and set the scene for a fiery start to the Australian summer.
Chloe Saltau Faces in the Australian attack are not much different from the 2010-11 Ashes.
Chloe Saltau The emergence of Mitchell Marsh as a match-winning allrounder might not have happened if Justin Langer hadn't put Tom Moody on his case.
Chloe Saltau Mitchell Marsh might be excited about playing a role for the team against South Africa on Wednesday, but the most exciting thing about him is that he is capable of playing two roles.
Chloe Saltau Michael Clarke says he and his players understand there is a line you cannot cross, and admits he stepped over it twice.
Chloe Saltau Any international cricket he plays before next year’s Ashes - 13 months from now - will be “a bonus”.
Chloe Saltau While singing the praises of the attack at the weekend, pace whisperer Craig McDermott described Ryan Harris as ''figures-wise the best bowler in Australia of all time, almost''.
Chloe Saltau Embattled spinner Graeme Swann is adamant England is not scared of the rampant Australian fast bowler.
Chloe Saltau Jimmy Anderson has taken just five wickets at 48 in the two Tests.
Chloe Saltau In fewer than 140 characters, Australia have thrown down the gauntlet to South Africa's Dale Steyn-led pace attack.
Chloe Saltau Chris Rogers has booked himself a ticket for Australia's tour of South Africa with a match-winning century during which he could at times have been mistaken for his dashing opening partner David...
Chloe Saltau There is no escaping the feeling that unless Bailey produces something special, he's gone.
Chloe Saltau Michael Clarke the only batsman from Australia or England to make my Test team of the year.
Chloe Saltau Two of South Africa's most important players are under fitness clouds ahead of next month's series against Australia.
South African paceman Morne Morkel the danger man for Australian captain Michael Clarke, says Mike Hussey
Chloe Saltau Mike Hussey expects his taller compatriot Morne Morkel to pose the Australian captain.
Chloe Saltau David Warner's latest outburst sounded all the more churlish for the fact Australia has struggled for years with reverse swing, both bowling it and batting against it.
Chloe Saltau, Chris Barrett, Andrew Wu IN BRISBANE'S inner north, close enough to the Ashes action at the Gabba to be a tease to Australia's selectors, Sydney-born batsman Sam Robson is training with the England performance squad that...
Chloe Saltau Ryan Harris is 'figures-wise the best bowler in Australia of all time, almost': Craig McDermott.
cricket By Chloe Saltau WAS that a choke? In the scheme of South Africa's painful history at big events, probably not, but Australian captain George Bailey still believes the Proteas will be under enormous pressure in...
Chloe Saltau COLOMBO: A year ago, Michael Clarke was asked if he intended to nurse Shane Watson through a series in South Africa to have his star all-rounder fit and hungry for the big Test summer to come.