Brad Hogg

  • 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 semi-finals 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 semi-finalists 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 in-form qualifiers from New Zealand Otago Volts in the Champions League match here Wednesday. The 42-year-old...
  • Auckland lose to Perth, both out of CLT20 October 24, 2012

    Centurion: Delhi Daredevils made it to the Champions League Twenty20 semi-final 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 warm-up 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 41-year-old is determined to make the most of his unlikely recall after training hard to get back in shape. Hogg, a left-arm spinner who played seven Tests and 123 one-day internationals, quit the...
  • Maxwell, Hogg in Australia World T20 squad August 16, 2012

    Sydney: Allrounder Cameron White has been named in Australia's 15-man 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 topsy-turvy Twenty20 matches that have invariably gone into the last over without an assured victor. IPL 5 has been a paradise for left-arm spinners, who have won five Man-of-the-Match awards....
  • Caught on the IPL camera April 17, 2012

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  • IPL auction: KTK players set for hefty payday February 4, 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 one-sided 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 24, 2012

    Melbourne: Left-arm 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 one-day internationals, but mounted a...
  • Kumble's U-turn, 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 U-turn 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 ill-fated Sydney Test. In a special show, CNN-IBN 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 left-arm 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 all-rounder 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 12-man squad after missing last month's series against Sri Lanka with injury, while Hogg...