Injury and a rebel tour to South Africa interrupted, cricket life was never quite so bounteous again. Nevertheless, Hogg was generally in Australia’s first rank. A quirky character, he once had his wife erase the videotape of a soft dismissal while batting in a Test, saying he did not want his son to see him as a coward!
Rodney Hogg has become established as one of Australia’s foremost corporate and motivational speakers. His experiences on and off the pitch are the highlight of many business and sporting functions.