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 But Mitchell Marsh still feels his lapses of the past year were blown out of proportion.
Chloe Saltau Thought of playing on to next year's Ashes filled veteran with dread, not excitement.
Chloe Saltau MIKE HUSSEY would like to return to his roots and captain Western Australia when his international career is over but the last of the ageing Test batsmen is adamant he does not yet know when that...
Chloe Saltau Last of ageing Test batsmen adamant he doesn't yet know when he will quit international cricket.
Chloe Saltau Ricky Ponting leaves memories of imperious straight drives and commanding pull shots.
Chloe Saltau Cricket Australia bracing itself to lose key member of its coaching staff on eve of Test.
Chloe Saltau South African captain ridicules aspects of Australia's game plan for the series.
Chloe Saltau, Brisbane Australian vice-captain Shane Watson is unsure whether he will be ready to bowl in the second Test, and understands his return is not automatic.
Chloe Saltau SHANE WATSON is unsure if he will be ready to bowl in the second Test in Adelaide, and understands his return is not automatic.
Chloe Saltau ED COWAN showed in his first seven Tests he could bat for a long time, but his maiden century against South Africa has revealed the new dimension needed to cement his place in the team.
Chloe Saltau SOUTH AFRICA captain Graeme Smith has ridiculed aspects of Australia's game plan for the series that will decide the No.1 Test ranking, and taken aim at the hosts' unproven top order.
Chloe Saltau Nathan Lyon is under no illusions about South Africa's intentions to take him down.
Chloe Saltau Batting coach Justin Langer tried and failed to break the spirit of Phillip Hughes.
Chloe Saltau Former Tasmania paceman Allister de Winter has been appointed Australia's new bowling coach.
Chloe Saltau Batting coach Justin Langer feels Shaun Marsh's demotion to Sheffield Shield will help him.
Chloe Saltau The former captain has a battle before his final Ashes, writes Chloe Saltau.
Chloe Saltau Batting coach Justin Langer welcomes end of selection culture that rewarded mediocrity.