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.

Cricket

Doug Bollinger is back in form and waiting for a chance at Test cricket again

Jesse Hogan Left-armer will play on Boxing Day only if Ryan Harris' temperamental knee worsens.

Cricket

'Amazing' pace and depth give us an edge: Siddle

Australian fast bowler Peter Siddle.

Jesse Hogan Superior depth in fast bowling is where Australia will have an advantage, paceman Peter Siddle says.

Cricket

Ashes 2013: James Faulkner out of selection mix after fracturing thumb

James Faulkner

Jesse Hogan A fractured thumb to reserve all-rounder James Faulkner has complicated Australia's selection plans for the third Ashes Test in Perth.

Ashes star Chris Rogers closes in on a century after improving his technique

Chris Rogers

Jesse Hogan The conspicuous chink in the armour of Chris Rogers in the past Ashes series, his vulnerability to spin, is being ironed out in time for the next one.

Cricket

Chris Rogers grinds his way to 96 not out in Shield clash

Chris Rogers

Jesse Hogan The conspicuous chink in the armour of Chris Rogers in the past Ashes series, his vulnerability to spin, is being ironed out in time for the next one.

Warner impressive in Ashes workout

David Warner

Jesse Hogan Victoria's inability to shackle David Warner continued on Saturday as the Test opener continued his encouraging Ashes preparation with an unbeaten half-century.

Cricket

Dave Warner is happy and hitting big

David Warner

Jesse Hogan David Warner says a return to the bold tactics he relied on when entering Test cricket two years ago has been crucial in his prolific run-scoring in the lead-up to the Ashes.

Cricket

Live: Day five, 2nd Ashes Test, Adelaide

Mitchell Johnson

Jesse Hogan Join Jesse Hogan for all the final day action from the second Ashes Test in Adelaide.

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Cricket

Australia takes 2-0 Ashes lead with easy win in Adelaide

Australia celebrates victory.

Jesse Hogan Australia are in a strong position to win their first Ashes series in seven years after sealing a 218-run victory over England in Adelaide.

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Cricket

CA juggles styles, loads

Doug Bollinger celebrates after taking the wicket of Rahul Dravid during the first Test against India in October 2010. Bollinger arrived late for that series, after having played the Champions League in South Africa, and subsequently suffered an injury.

Jesse Hogan Involvement of three Test players in Champions League will not compromise preparation for Tests.

Cricket

Batter up

Andrew McDonald.

Jesse Hogan Victoria kicks off its Sheffield Shield campaign against Western Australia in Perth today. Jesse Hogan looks at how the teams are shaping up. Here's his preview of the season ahead.

Cricket

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 blow away Hurricanes

Sent packing: Ricky Ponting is bowled by Muthiah Muarlidaran last night.

Jesse Hogan Nothing can curb Aaron Finch and his Melbourne Renegades except absurd rules.

Boundary furore triggers rule change

Aaron Finch

Jesse Hogan FAN fury at Aaron Finch being denied a six from what was on track to be the biggest hit of the Big Bash League season has triggered a sudden rule change for Etihad Stadium matches.

Cricket

Change after Finch fans hit the roof

Aaron Finch

Jesse Hogan Renegades captain's tonk off Doug Bollinger struck the frame of the fixed part of the roof.

Renegades gain hope from close shave

Razor Renegades: From left, Ben Rohrer, Alex Doolan, Nathan Rimmington, Peter Nevill and Michael Hill.

Jesse Hogan Melbourne Renegades will draw confidence from last match against Brisbane Heat.

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

maxwell

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...