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James Anderson

Born: July 30, 1982 (age 37)

Height: 6'2" (188cm)

Hometown: Burnley, England
Nationality: England flag English

Role: Bowler

Batting Style: Left-handed
Bowling Style: Right-arm fast-medium
James Anderson poses during an England portrait session in May 2015
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Career History
InternationalNational SideEngland (2003-)
Test DebutMay 22, 2003 vs. Zimbabwe
ODI DebutDec 25, 2002 vs. Australia
Domestic2002-Lancashire Lightning
Sports Mole has 722 articles about James Anderson. Articles 1 to 40:
Moeen Ali in action for England on November 6, 2018
Joe Root hints at Test recall for Moeen Ali
Moeen was granted an indefinite sabbatical from Test cricket after being dropped from the Ashes squad.
Nov 20, 06:52
James Anderson in action on day one of the First Test of the Ashes on August 1, 2019
England seamer James Anderson "progressing nicely" from calf injury
He is targeting England's next Test series against South Africa.
Nov 15, 12:29
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Saqib Mahmood: 'Lancashire rivalries will help on first England tour'
Mahmood is among a number of fresh faces in England's T20 squad.
Oct 23, 13:01
England's Eoin Morgan demonstrates what men have on June 30, 2019
Chris Silverwood: 'James Anderson and Eoin Morgan can decide when to step down'
Anderson will miss the tour of New Zealand with a calf injury.
Oct 12, 18:21
Eoin Morgan during an England nets session on May 24, 2019
Eoin Morgan meets Gareth Southgate's England squad
The England manager is a big cricket fan.
Oct 9, 14:52
Ben Stokes pictured on September 4, 2019
England Test players to join Hundred sides today
The likes of Ben Stokes and Joe Root will learn where they will be playing next summer.
Oct 3, 10:02
James Anderson in action on day one of the First Test of the Ashes on August 1, 2019
Michael Vaughan claims Stuart Broad, James Anderson cannot play together again
Anderson and Broad are England's leading Test wicket-takers.
Sep 17, 00:04
James Anderson in action on day one of the First Test of the Ashes on August 1, 2019
James Anderson looking forward to re-joining "special" England bowling attack
The England bowler believes he can still be the best in the world.
Sep 10, 18:46
Andrew Strauss pictured in late 2017
James Anderson hails Andrew Strauss as his "best captain"
Strauss was recognised in former Prime Minister Theresa May's resignation honours list.
Sep 10, 16:31
James Anderson in action on day one of the First Test of the Ashes on August 1, 2019
James Anderson: 'Joe Root definitely the right man for England'
Strike bowler has missed nearly all of the Ashes.
Sep 10, 13:09
Craig Overton during an England nets session on June 23, 2018
Joe Root backs Craig Overton to thrive in heat of Ashes battle
The Somerset seamer has replaced Chris Woakes, with James Anderson ruled out of the series.
Sep 3, 18:52
Stuart Broad reacts with shock after taking the wicket of Tim Paine on day one of the First Test of the Ashes on August 1, 2019
Stuart Broad relishing resumption of "brutal" Jofra Archer, Steve Smith battle
Smith missed the Headingley Test with concussion after being struck by a Jofra Archer bouncer.
Sep 3, 07:33
Stuart Broad reacts with shock after taking the wicket of Tim Paine on day one of the First Test of the Ashes on August 1, 2019
Stuart Broad excited to watch "battle" between Jofra Archer and Steve Smith
The Ashes are well and truly alive after Ben Stokes' heroics brought England back from the brink at Headingley.
Sep 2, 17:37
James Anderson in action on day one of the First Test of the Ashes on August 1, 2019
Stuart Broad: 'Important for James Anderson not to rush recovery'
The England seamer has been ruled out of the rest of the Ashes with a niggling calf problem.
Sep 2, 17:26
Jason Roy pictured on August 15, 2019
England to switch batting order for fourth Ashes Test
Joe Denly may be promoted to open the batting in the fourth Test, with Jason Roy dropping to number four.
Aug 30, 20:29
James Anderson in action on day one of the First Test of the Ashes on August 1, 2019
James Anderson ruled out for England for rest of The Ashes
England's record wicket-taker sought to prove his fitness in a Lancashire Second XI match this week.
Aug 30, 14:23
James Anderson in action on day one of the First Test of the Ashes on August 1, 2019
James Anderson steps up recovery for Lancashire Second XI
The 37-year-old has missed the last two Ashes Tests.
Aug 27, 19:11
James Anderson in action on day one of the First Test of the Ashes on August 1, 2019
James Anderson continues recovery with eight-over spell for Lancashire Second XI
Anderson has missed the last two Ashes Tests through injury.
Aug 27, 13:59
James Anderson in action on day one of the First Test of the Ashes on August 1, 2019
Matthew Hoggard: 'James Anderson is a massive loss for England'
Hoggard also thinks England's active bowlers will be relieved Australia's Steve Smith is out of the third Test.
Aug 21, 21:08
James Anderson in action on day one of the First Test of the Ashes on August 1, 2019
James Anderson takes two wickets on return from injury
The England seamer missed last week's second Ashes Test against Australia at Lord's after suffering a calf injury.
Aug 20, 18:22
James Anderson in action on day one of the First Test of the Ashes on August 1, 2019
England's James Anderson returns from injury for Lancashire's second XI
The England bowler is bidding to prove his fitness ahead of the fourth Ashes Test.
Aug 20, 15:21
Jofra Archer in action at The Ashes on August 18, 2019
Ben Stokes warns Australia of more hostile bowling from Jofra Archer
The Sussex fast bowler made a huge impact in his Test debut at Lord's.
Aug 19, 18:03
Jofra Archer celebrates taking a wicket at The Ashes on August 16, 2019
England name unchanged squad for third Ashes Test
James Anderson to make his return for Lancashire's second team.
Aug 19, 13:29
James Anderson in action on day one of the First Test of the Ashes on August 1, 2019
James Anderson has "no intention of giving up" on Ashes return
The England seamer is nursing a calf injury picked up on the opening day of the first Test at Edgbaston.
Aug 7, 08:06
James Anderson in action on day one of the First Test of the Ashes on August 1, 2019
James Anderson ruled out of second Ashes Test at Lord's
Leading wicket-taker has a calf problem.
Aug 6, 09:53
Australia's Steve Smith gestures as he leaves the field after being caught out by England's Jonny Bairstow off the bowling of Chris Woakes on August 4, 2019
Smith revels in 'dream comeback' as Australia set up victory push at Edgbaston
Smith became only the fifth Australian to record centuries in both innings of an Ashes match.
Aug 4, 20:20
Australia's Steve Smith gestures as he leaves the field after being caught out by England's Jonny Bairstow off the bowling of Chris Woakes on August 4, 2019
England face uphill task to save first Ashes Test
Australia have set England an unlikely target of 398 at Edgbaston.
Aug 4, 18:05
Australia's Steve Smith gestures as he leaves the field after being caught out by England's Jonny Bairstow off the bowling of Chris Woakes on August 4, 2019
Smith falls for 142 but Australia building commanding lead at Edgbaston
Smith became only the fifth Australian to hit two centuries in the same Ashes match.
Aug 4, 16:05
Australia's Steve Smith gestures as he leaves the field after being caught out by England's Jonny Bairstow off the bowling of Chris Woakes on August 4, 2019
Steve Smith hits second century to put Australia in command
The 30-year-old hit 144 in the first innings to lift the tourists out of trouble.
Aug 4, 14:08
Steve Smith celebrates his century on the opening day of the Ashes
Steve Smith closes in on second Edgbaston century
He put together a stand of 130 with Travis Head.
Aug 4, 13:29
James Anderson in action on day one of the First Test of the Ashes on August 1, 2019
Injured Anderson will not bowl again in first Ashes Test
The fast bowler has sustained an injury to his right calf.
Aug 4, 11:19
James Anderson in action on day one of the First Test of the Ashes on August 1, 2019
Anderson absence concerns Woakes
The England bowler, though, was happy to have Australia effectively 34 for three at Edgbaston.
Aug 3, 19:51
Rory Burns in action for England on August 2, 2019
Day three of the Ashes - Burns carries the flame for England
The opener will resume on 125 with England 17 behind at 267 for four.
Aug 3, 04:36
Rory Burns in action for England on August 2, 2019
Day three of the Ashes - Burns carries the flame for England
The opener will resume on 125 with England 17 behind at 267 for four.
Aug 3, 04:36
Rory Burns in action for England on August 2, 2019
Brilliant Burns defies Australia with magical maiden hundred
Surrey man digs deep to make three figures.
Aug 2, 18:42
Rory Burns in action for England on August 2, 2019
Rory Burns earns maiden century at Edgbaston
Opener picks perfect moment for first Test ton.
Aug 2, 17:24
Rory Burns in action for England on August 2, 2019
Rory Burns earns maiden century at Edgbaston
Opener picks perfect moment for first Test ton.
Aug 2, 17:24
England's Joe Root celebrates his half century against Australia on August 2, 2019
Ashes: England gaining control of first Test at Edgbaston
Opener shone while captain made 50.
Aug 2, 16:11
England's Joe Root reacts to Australia's James Pattinson during a review after which Root was given not out on August 2, 2019
Lady Luck shines on England to give them good start to day two
Jason Roy was the only wicket to fall on the second morning.
Aug 2, 13:51
England Mark Wood celebrates a wicket on July 3, 2019
Mark Wood ruled out of Ashes with knee injury
Durham paceman played a key role in England's World Cup success.
Aug 2, 13:47

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