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

Captain Alistair Cook says England can fight back in Perth

Jesse Hogan Alastair Cook is imploring his team to show in Perth it can play a good game as well as talk it.

Cricket

Clarke was always going to make the grade

The Tonk

Chris Barrett, Jesse Hogan, Andrew Wu Michael Clarke may be scoring centuries just for fun these days, but it wasn't always this easy.

Cricket

36th year as a player and coach, Greg Shipperd still going strong

Jesse Hogan Greg Shipperd is in his 36th year as a player and coach and he's still going strong.

Cricket

Alex Doolan determined not to let Big Bash League affect red-ball form

Focused: Alex Doolan celebrates a century, and says he won't squander his chances this season.

Jesse Hogan Batsman popularly considered to be next in line for the Test team.

Cricket

Special deliveries that kept England on run

Ryan Harris.

Jesse Hogan The best of Australia's fast-bowling attack is great, and was crucial in it reclaiming the Ashes with two Tests to spare.

Cricket

Big Bash League a big hit with cricket fans and Ten Network

Crowds at the BBL.

Jesse Hogan Average attendances for the first 16 matches have risen 37 per cent to 19,649.

Cricket

Big Bash League: Melbourne Stars thrash Adelaide Strikers

Glenn Maxwell.

Jesse Hogan If this match at the MCG was a boxing bout the referee would have halted it before the end of the first round.

Cricket

Mitchell Johnson only threat to Michael Clarke for Allan Border Medal

Michael Clarke with his wife, Kyly, at the 2013 Allan Border Medal ceremony.

Jesse Hogan Captain's consistency across series in England and India should see him win.

Cricket

South Africa's A.B. de Villiers the ultimate all-rounder

PORT ELIZABETH, SOUTH AFRICA - FEBRUARY 21: AB de Villiers of South Africa leaves the field after getting out to Nathan Lyon of Australia during day two of the Second Test match between South Africa and Australia at AXXESS St George's Cricket Stadium on February 21, 2014 in Port Elizabeth, South Africa.  (Photo by Morne de Klerk/Getty Images)

Jesse Hogan A.B.de Villiers excelled at, among other sports, golf, tennis and rugby before deciding to grace cricket with his presence. But the world's No.

Cricket

Mitchell Johnson's mojo risin'

Mitchell Johnson

Jesse Hogan THREE years before Mitch Johnson dragged Australia back into Ashes contention at the Gabba he was at the same venue at one of his lowest career ebbs.

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Cricket

Drop-in pitch to fuel Adelaide record of big tallies

England warm up ahead of an England nets session at Adelaide Oval.

Jesse Hogan Team that gets first lease of wicket in Adelaide likely to score heavily.

Cricket

Mitch rejoicing

Mitchell Johnson

Jesse Hogan Mitch Johnson's stunning comeback, from cricket despair to finding '11 out of 10' happiness.

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Cricket

Hard slog yet to pay off for gloveman Chris Hartley

Chris Hartley in action for the Bulls.

Jesse Hogan Gloveman Chris Hartley has earned selectors' praise - if not a place in the national squad.

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.

Tigers blunt Bushrangers' pacemen

Form: Ricky Ponting at the MCG yesterday.

Jesse Hogan Even the most star-laden pace attacks can be blunted by disciplined opponents.

Cricket

Ponting makes Tigers purr

Ricky Ponting.

Jesse Hogan The first half of Ricky Ponting’s innings against Victoria was assured enough to suggest he was capable of holding his own against South Africa’s renowned pace attack next month.

Cricket

Tasmania chases an outright win

Ed Cowan and Tim Paine of the Tigers appeal for a wicket.

Jesse Hogan George Bailey's captaincy will be tested when Sheffield Shield match against Victoria concludes.

Hussey leads Bushrangers to record score

David Hussey

Jesse Hogan David Hussey emphasised his status as one of Australia's most damaging limited-overs batsmen by spearheading a record 50-over score at the MCG.

Tigers allow the Bushrangers to escape with record score

David Hussey

Jesse Hogan DAVID HUSSEY emphasised his status as one of Australia's most damaging limited-overs batsmen by spearheading a record 50-over score at the MCG.

Wade named in first Test team

Matthew Wade.

Jesse Hogan Matthew Wade's elevation to first-choice wicketkeeper in all formats was confirmed this morning as he was named ahead of Brad Haddin in Australia's 12-man squad.

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