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

Australia batsman Shaun Marsh suffers another major injury blow

Jesse Hogan The injury curse that has beset Shaun Marsh has struck again, with the batsman in danger of missing the first half of the home summer due to impending elbow surgery.

Cricket

George Bailey backs Phillip Hughes to replace Shaun Marsh if he is ruled unfit for South Africa tour

Phillip Hughes

Jesse Hogan If batsman Shaun Marsh's calf injury keeps him out, then Phillip Hughes may benefit.

Cricket

Shaun Marsh arrives in South Africa with selection not guaranteed

Shaun Marsh.

Jesse Hogan Shaun Marsh arrived in Johannesburg after one of the most significant 24-hour periods in his cricketing career.

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Cricket

Shaun Marsh firms for Test berth

Shaun Marsh.

Jesse Hogan Shaun Marsh looks set to snare Australia's final batting vacancy for the first Test against South Africa.

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Cricket

Shaun Marsh holds firm as Australia steadies after early losses against South Africa

CENTURION, SOUTH AFRICA - FEBRUARY 12:  Shaun Marsh of Australia bats during day one of the First Test match between South Africa and Australia on February 12, 2014 in Centurion, South Africa.  (Photo by Morne de Klerk/Getty Images)

Jesse Hogan Last-minute inclusion keeps Australia in the game after being put into bat.

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Cricket

Shaun Marsh proves his grit, and worth, on day one of first Test against South Africa

Shaun Marsh celebrates his century.

Jesse Hogan That Shaun Marsh is back in Australia's Test team is an outcome he feared would never happen again.

Cricket

Steve Smith lauds Shaun Marsh after epic partnership saved Australia in the First Test against South Africa

Steve Smith celebrates Shaun Marsh's century.

Jesse Hogan Steve Smith has hailed the temperament of Shaun Marsh for his stoic unbeaten century.

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Cricket

Shane Watson to enter fray for decider as Shaun Marsh or Alex Doolan face axe

Shane Watson.

Jesse Hogan With one of Australia's batsmen likely to make way for the return of Shane Watson in the deciding Test in Cape Town, captain Michael Clarke joked that on form it should be him.

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Cricket

Mitch Marsh and Nathan Lyon earn one-day recalls for Australia

Recalled: Nathan Lyon.

Jesse Hogan Mitch Marsh and Nathan Lyon joined by Ben Cutting and Kane Richardson for upcoming one-day series in Zimbabwe as Phillip Hughes, Xaiver Doherty and Clint Mckay miss selection.

Cricket

Australia hopes to reverse series swing

Brad Haddin has his middle stump uprooted by Dale Steyn.

Jesse Hogan, Cape Town A series-deciding match away to the world's best team on a surface expected to help its key batting and bowling nemesis, reverse swing - if Michael Clarke is daunted by such a prospect in Cape Town...

Cricket

Steve Smith cementing his place in Australian side

Steve Smith

Jesse Hogan Steve Smith is on track to become a permanent fixture of the Australian team.

Cricket

Why George Bailey had to go

Jesse Hogan

Jesse Hogan The selection of George Bailey for the Ashes was a worthwhile experiment. But selectors have picked the right time to abandon it.

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Cricket

James Faulkner the finisher gone from Twenty20. How good are the contenders?

Smooth: Nathan Coulter-Nile in action during game five of the one-day international Series against England in Adelaide.

Jesse Hogan Left-armer's withdrawal from T20 series against England a major blow.

Cricket

Batsman Alex Doolan happy to play where he's put for debut

Alex Doolan

Jesse Hogan Prospective Test debutant has no interest in being shielded from South Africa's pace attack.

Cricket

Phillip Hughes stakes claim for Test recall as Shane Watson is pushed down the order

Phil Hughers

Jesse Hogan Australia have seemingly shown their hand before the South Africa Test series by demoting Shane Watson to No.

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Cricket

Marsh called up as Watson ruled out of first Test

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Jesse Hogan Shaun Marsh in the picture again as Shane Watson ruled out of first Test.

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David Warner recalled to Australian one-day squad

David Warner

Jesse Hogan Test opener David Warner has been recalled to the Australian one-day squad after starring in the 4-0 Ashes thrashing of England.

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Cricket

Protea expects Henriques to play first Test

Moises Henriques.

Jesse Hogan South Africa spinner Robin Peterson is convinced Moises Henriques will fill one of the two vacancies in the Australian batting order for the first Test, as insurance in case one of its seamers breaks...

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Cricket

Haddin says Australia must score heavily in first innings

Brad Haddin trains at Centurion Park on Monday.

Jesse Hogan Vice-captain outlines how Australia can inflict Test series loss on top-ranked South Africa.

Cricket

South Africa determined to break home drought against Australia

Hashim Amla.

Jesse Hogan Hashim Amla says South Africa's inability to beat Australia at home in a Test series since its readmission to world cricket more than 20 years ago is a motivation, rather than a burden.