BRAD HOGG

  • Fortunate to be playing at 44, says IPL's oldest cricketer Brad Hogg 4 days ago

    Kolkata Knight Riders may have ended on the wrong side in an agonising two-run defeat against Chennai Super Kings, but they would take heart from the performance of their bowlers, including that of 44-year-old Brad Hogg. On Tuesday, the chinaman bowler from Australia became the oldest cricketer to play an IPL...
  • Brad Hogg bats for Steven Smith as Australia skipper March 30, 2015

    Brad Hogg has backed Steven Smith to take over the One-Day International captaincy after Michael Clarke quit the format following Australia's win over New Zealand at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Sunday (March 29) in the World Cup final. Smith's form over the last few months has turned many heads. After...
  • ICC World Cup: India's batting relies on the top five, says Brad Hogg March 26, 2015

    "India look like they have become accustomed to the conditions in Australia," says Brad Hogg. ...
  • World Cup 2015: Australia to beat Pakistan with ease, says Brad Hogg March 19, 2015

    Brad Hogg also said that Mohammad Irfan injury will be a big plus for Australia and that's going to put holes in Pakistan's bowling attack. ...
  • World Cup 2015: Fifth-change bowler for SA is a problem, says Brad Hogg March 8, 2015

    Brad Hogg also said that South Africa are heavily dependent on AB de Villiers and they won't go ahead of semi-finals in the tournament. ...
  • World Cup: India are a big tournament team, says Brad Hogg March 2, 2015

    Former Australia left-arm spinner Brad Hogg is in awe of the current Indian cricket team's fielding abilities and feels the defending champions are a "big tournament team" and have become the favourites to lift the World Cup. "The thing which impressed me most about India is their fielding. The time when...
  • ICC World Cup: Clarke is going to be under pressure, says Brad Hogg March 1, 2015

    "If Australia lose one of Watson, Marsh, Faulkner, then they will be in a bit of trouble," feels Hogg. ...
  • After South Africa win, India look good to defend World Cup: Brad Hogg February 27, 2015

    Perth: Former Australia chinaman bowler Brad Hogg is extremely impressed with the manner in which the Indian cricket team have made a comeback after an indifferent Australian Summer', making them firm contenders for the ICC World Cup title. What India did brilliantly was to change the plan after knowing what didn't...
  • World Cup 2015: Pakistan have issues with team harmony, says Brad Hogg February 22, 2015

    Pakistan players don't want to listen to their coaches, they want to do thing their won way, says Brad Hogg. ...
  • Australian bowler Brad Hogg happy at joining Kolkata Knight Riders February 16, 2015

    Kolkata: Veteran Australian chinaman bowler Brad Hogg expressed his happiness at being bought by current Indian Premier League (IPL) champions Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) in the auction held at Bengaluru on Monday. The 44-year-old, who was part of the Big Bash League (BBL) winning Perth Scorchers side tweeted: "Stoked to be...
  • Brad Hogg set to sign new KKR contract January 29, 2015

    Chinaman bowler Brad Hogg, who will turn 44 next week, is set to sign a contract with Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) for the next Indian Premier League (IPL) season. The Australian on Thursday said he has had a word with KKR head coach Trevor Bayliss who told him that the team...
  • Indian spinners not too impressive: Brad Hogg December 23, 2014

    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...