BRAD HOGG

  • Indian spinners not too impressive: Brad Hogg 2 days ago

    Melbourne: Former Australia spinner Brad Hogg feels that the absence of an attacking spin bowler in the Indian side is hurting the visiting team's chances in the ongoing four-Test series against Australia. Hogg said lack of quality in India's spin department is probably one of the key reasons why Australia have...
  • CLT20: CSK pin semi-final hopes on Scorchers beating Lahore Lions September 30, 2014

    Bangalore: After registering a win against Dolphins in the last encounter, Pakistan champions Lahore Lions will go for the kill to qualify for the semifinal when they lock horns against a formidable Perth Scorchers in the Champions League T20 Tournament here on Monday. With reigning IPL champions Kolkata Knight Riders already...
  • CLT20: Chennai look to shut out Scorchers for semifinal spot September 27, 2014

    Bangalore: Left disappointed after their Group A match of the Champions League Twenty20 was washed off without a single ball being bowled against Lahore Lions, Chennai Super Kings would be looking to shut out Perth Scorchers on Saturday to book their last-four spot. The Mahendra Singh Dhoni-led team stays on second...
  • CLT20: Clash of two nonIPL teams as Dolphins take on Perth Scorchers September 20, 2014

    Mohali: Australia's Perth Scorchers, boasting many a proven performer in their ranks, will start as favorites when they take on South African team Dolphins in a clash of two nonIPL teams in the Champion League Twenty20, here on Saturday. For the Scorchers, a lot will depend on Adam Voges and the...
  • Australia up for spin challenge, says George Bailey March 22, 2014

    Visiting teams have often found themselves tied up in tangles by the local tweakers on the sub-continental dustbowls, but Australia captain George Bailey asserted his team is up for the spin challenge in the World Twenty20 in Bangladesh. South Asian teams have traditionally built their attack around spin bowlers who often...
  • Australia name Brad Hogg, Hodge in World T20 squad February 11, 2014

    Melbourne: Australia have selected veterans Brad Hogg, Brad Hodge and Brad Haddin in their squad for the World Twenty20 in Bangladesh next month. Hogg, 43, is set to become the oldest player ever in international T20 cricket and eclipse Kenya's Steve Tikolo (42) as the oldest T20 player international in history. "Despite...
  • How Mumbai Indians can reach the CLT20 semifinals October 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Mumbai Indians will have to play out of their skins in their match against Perth Scorchers at the Feroze Shah Kotla ground on Wednesday, the outcome of which will decide whether Mumbai or Otago Volts join Rajasthan Royals as the two semifinalists from Group A of the Champions...
  • We have nothing to lose, says Brad Hogg September 24, 2013

    Jaipur: Perth Scorchers might not be having too many big names in their rank but Brad Hogg does not seem much worried as he feels his team has "nothing to lose" when they take on inform qualifiers from New Zealand Otago Volts in the Champions League match here Wednesday. The 42yearold...
  • Auckland lose to Perth, both out of CLT20 October 23, 2012

    Centurion: Delhi Daredevils made it to the Champions League Twenty20 semifinal after other contender Auckland Aces were beaten by 16 runs in their last group league game by Perth Scorchers on Tuesday. The Scorchers victory means that Auckland Aces with six points were ousted as Delhi with 10 points and Nashua...
  • Aus decimate NZ in a warmup match September 15, 2012

    Colombo: Australia defeated neighbours New Zealand by 56 runs in a World Twenty20 practice match here on Saturday. Batting first, Australia made 139 for 6 with Shane Watson making 27, an unbeaten 25 to Matthew Wade and 24 each to David Warner and Glenn Maxwell. In response, New Zealand struggled to regroup...
  • Hogg determined to make most of Aussie recall September 14, 2012

    Colombo: Australia's Brad Hogg will be the oldest player at the World Twenty20 in Sri Lanka, but the 41yearold is determined to make the most of his unlikely recall after training hard to get back in shape. Hogg, a leftarm spinner who played seven Tests and 123 oneday internationals, quit the...
  • Maxwell, Hogg in Australia World T20 squad August 16, 2012

    Sydney: Allrounder Cameron White has been named in Australia's 15man squad for next month's Twenty20 World Cup in Sri Lanka, seven months after a form slump saw him stripped of captaincy and dropped from the team. White, who turns 29 on Sunday, was included in the experienced squad which has 10...
  • Spinners having a ball in IPL 5 May 5, 2012

    From Delhi's Shahbaz Nadeem to Rajasthan's Brad Hogg, Kolkata's Sunil Narine to Punjab's Piyush Chawla, spinners have influenced the outcome of topsyturvy Twenty20 matches that have invariably gone into the last over without an assured victor. IPL 5 has been a paradise for leftarm spinners, who have won five ManoftheMatch awards....
  • Caught on the IPL camera April 17, 2012

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  • IPL auction: KTK players set for hefty payday February 3, 2012

    The IPL auction, set to be held in Bangalore on February 4, will see 144 players including several former Kochi Tuskers Kerala players go under the hammer. These players, picked according to a combination of their valuation and star worth, will be put up for auction. The players...
  • Struggling India turn attention to T20 January 31, 2012

    The Test series has been woefully onesided but Twenty20 tends to close the gap between teams, and Australia and India have each won two matches against each other in the format. As Sydney's Stadium Australia opens its doors to international cricket on February 1 for the first of two Twenty20s,...
  • Hogg returns to Aus squad for Ind T20s January 23, 2012

    Melbourne: Leftarm spinner Brad Hogg will return to international cricket at the age of 40 after being named on Monday in the Australian Twenty20 squad to play two matches against India next month. Hogg retired from international cricket in 2008 after playing seven tests and 123 oneday internationals, but mounted a...
  • Kumble's Uturn, won't press charge against Hogg January 14, 2008

    New Delhi: In a bid to bring about normalcy in relations between the two teams, India captain Anil Kumble is planning to hand over a letter to the International Cricket Council (ICC) match referee Mike Procter Monday not pressing the charge that his team levelled against Australian spin bowler Brad...
  • Hogg to invoke Edmund Hillary's spirit in defence January 14, 2008

    New Delhi: Sir Edmund Hillary's most famous quote is set to form part of the Australian cricket team's defence of Brad Hogg's racial abuse charge later on Monday. Sir Hillary is reported to have jubilantly said once: "We knocked the b*****d off". He said this after conquering Mount Everest in 1953....
  • Brad Hogg as guilty of abuse as Harbhajan | Kumble's Uturn January 14, 2008

    New Delhi: It's an issue raising eyebrows for almost a week Australian spinner Brad Hogg has allegedly abused Indian captain Anil Kumble and his deputy, Mahendra Singh Dhoni during the illfated Sydney Test. In a special show, CNNIBN debated that if Hogg is also accused of abusing Indian players, he...
  • Indians accuse Hogg of using abusive language January 6, 2008

    Sydney: The simmering feud between the Indian and Australian teams took another turn on Sunday with the visitors lodging a complaint against leftarm spinner Brad Hogg for using abusive language during the second Test. India lodged a formal complaint against Hogg during the disciplinary hearing into Harbhajan Singh's alleged racial abuse...
  • India's nemesis Tait recalled to Australia team December 18, 2007

    Sydney: Fast bowler Shaun Tait and allrounder Brad Hogg have been recalled to the Australia side for the first test against India starting at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on December 26. Tait was recalled to the 12man squad after missing last month's series against Sri Lanka with injury, while Hogg...