Chloe Saltau

Chloe Saltau

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.

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Paul Marsh faces big issues in move from cricket to AFLPA

Chloe Saltau On his last day as chief executive of the Australian Cricketers Association, Paul Marsh tackles the big issues in that sport and the ones he will confront when he takes the top job at the AFL Players...

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Cricket Australia follows India instead of leading, says departing players' chief Paul Marsh

Harbhajan Singh (centre) asks Andrew Symonds to move as umpire Steve Bucknor looks on during the second Test at the SCG in 2008.

Chloe Saltau As he prepares to take the top job at the AFL players' union, departing cricketers' association chief Paul Marsh says Cricket Australia's desire to pacify India has made it a follower rather than a...

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Small matter between Jimmy Anderson and Ravindra Jadeja revives bigger issues

In the spotlight: India's Ravindra Jadeja pulls up his shirt collar as he walks across the field during a training session before the second cricket test match against England at Lord's.

Chloe Saltau What happened in the corridor? In the absence of CCTV cameras between the playing field and the dressing rooms at Trent Bridge, we might never know.

Why the AFL Players Association wanted Paul Marsh

Chloe Saltau Every Queen's Birthday weekend the Marsh family – former Test legend Rod, sons Paul, Dan and Jamie and their wives – get away to play golf and solve the world's problems over a few...

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Lyon and 'Jeff' can take heart from rival's career

Graeme Swann's career bloomed late, but he became a regular match-winner for England.

Chloe Saltau Nathan Lyon should celebrate the career of Graeme Swann.

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Sachin Tendulkar departs as a deity of cricket

Sachin Tendulkar.

Chloe Saltau Sachin Tendulkar's potential to be one of the greats of the game was obvious on his first tour of Australia more than 20 years ago.

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Harbhajan comeback cleans up England

Harbhajan Singh has made a cracking comeback to international cricket.

Chloe Saltau, Colombo Provocative Indian spinner Harbhajan Singh returns to international cricket with a 4-12 haul.

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Harbhajan back to taunt Australia again: Hussey

Mike Hussey

Chloe Saltau Australian batsman Mike Hussey does not expect Harbhajan Singh's long absence from the international stage to have mellowed him, and said Australia would be prepared for his confrontational tactics...

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Batsmen set to take on Harbhajan

India's Harbhajan Singh celebrates after dismissing England's Tim Bresnan during their ICC World Twenty20 group A match at the R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo September 23, 2012. REUTERS/Philip Brown (SRI LANKA - Tags: SPORT CRICKET)

Chloe Saltau, Colombo Mike Hussey says Australia are prepared for bowler's confrontational tactics.

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Australia annihilates India in Colombo

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Chloe Saltau Australia has destroyed India with a performance of such force as to send tremors through the World Twenty20 field.

Kallis v Sobers

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Chloe Saltau No Test all-rounder can match the record of the South African run machine, but few experts are willing to rate him alongside the charismatic West Indian.

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Cricket Australia fines Warner over tweets

David Warner.

Chloe Saltau David Warner's twitter tirade at journalists has cost him a $5750 fine, the maximum financial penalty for a first offence.

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