James Anderson (cricketer)
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James Michael Anderson is an English international cricketer who plays for Lancashire County Cricket Club and the England cricket team. He is also a part time cricket commentator at BBC. Among fast bowlers, Anderson is the leading wicket-taker of all-time at Test cricket level, as the only fast bowler to have taken 600 or more Test wickets, and is the third-highest wicket-taker overall. He also holds the record for the most wickets taken by an England player in One-Day International (ODI) cricket. In June 2021 he made his 162nd appearance for England in Test cricket, becoming England's most capped player. He is regarded as one of the greatest bowlers in the history of cricket.
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James Anderson says he would love to play for Ben Stokes' England sideJames Anderson says he would love to return to the England team under new captain Ben Stokes.
Ben Stokes wants James Anderson and Stuart Broad back in England team - Rob KeyEngland's new Test captain Ben Stokes wants bowling pair James Anderson and Stuart Broad to return to the team, says managing director Rob Key.
James Anderson has 'made peace' with being dropped by EnglandEngland's leading Test wicket-taker James Anderson says he has "made peace" with being dropped for the West Indies tour.
James Anderson: England bowler 'praying' his career is not over after being dropped for West Indies tourEngland's leading Test wicket-taker James Anderson says he is "praying" his international career is not over after being dropped for the West Indies tour.
England bowlers need to show 'leadership' without James Anderson & Stuart Broad - Andrew StraussEngland's bowlers need to show "more leadership" against West Indies in the absence of James Anderson and Stuart Broad, says interim managing director Andrew Strauss.
James Anderson & Stuart Broad left out of England squad for West Indies tourEngland leave bowlers James Anderson and Stuart Broad out of their men's squad to tour the West Indies, BBC Sport understands.
Ashes: James Anderson believed England 'had good chance' of beating AustraliaEngland pace bowler James Anderson says he believed the side "genuinely had a good chance" of beating Australia in the Ashes.
The Ashes: James Anderson ends Marcus Harris innings on 76James Anderson ends Marcus Harris' innings on 76 as he is caught at first slip by Joe Root on the second day of the third Test in Melbourne.
The Ashes: James Anderson bowls Steve SmithJames Anderson bowls Steve Smith for 16 as England take a third wicket of a productive morning on the second day of the third Test in Melbourne.
The Ashes: James Anderson dismisses David Warner for 38 with Zak Crawley catchWatch as England's James Anderson claims his first wicket of the third Ashes Test by dismissing David Warner for 38 by way of a Zak Crawley catch in Melbourne.
The Ashes: Australia win second Test as James Anderson is dismissed for twoAustralia win the second Ashes Test dismissing James Anderson for the final wicket off the bowling of Jhye Richardson.
The Ashes: England's James Anderson bowls Australia nightwatchman Michael Neser for threeWatch as Australia nightwatchman Michael Neser is bowled by England's James Anderson in the second over of day four of the second Test in Adelaide.
Buttler drops simple chance to dismiss Labuschagne on 95James Anderson finds Marnus Labuschagne's edge and presents a simple chance for Jos Buttler behind the stumps but he drops it, to sum up a frustrating day in the field for England.
The Ashes: James Anderson & Stuart Broad primed for Adelaide battleBBC Sport looks at why James Anderson and Stuart Broad may find conditions to their suiting in the second Ashes Test.
Ashes: England's James Anderson ready for second Test in AdelaideEngland's leading Test wicket-taker James Anderson says that it is "always frustrating when you miss out on a Test but it is all about the big picture".
Ashes: James Anderson and Stuart Broad in England squad for second Test against AustraliaJames Anderson and Stuart Broad are in England's 12-man squad for the second Ashes Test against Australia which starts on Thursday at 04:00 GMT.
The Ashes: James Anderson says beating Australia is not impossibleEngland pace bowler James Anderson says beating Australia in their backyard is not impossible.
Ashes: England 'know Australia are beatable' - James AndersonEngland "know Australia are beatable in Australia", according to fast bowler James Anderson.
England v India: James Anderson dismisses KL Rahul for 46James Anderson has KL Rahul caught behind for 46 as India lose the first wicket of their second innings, still 16 runs behind England's first innings total in the fourth Test at The Oval.
England v India: James Anderson has Cheteshwar Pujara caught behind for fourIndia lose a third wicket of the morning session as James Anderson has Cheteshwar Pujara caught behind for four on the first day of the fourth Test against England at The Oval.
England v India: Ajinkya Rahane is caught by Jos Buttler off the bowling of James AndersonAjinkya Rahane edges James Anderson to Jos Buttler as India collapse on the fourth morning of the Third test against England at Headingley.
England v India: James Anderson stands tall in era of ageless championsAged 39 years, England seamer James Anderson stands alongside the modern megastars drinking the elixir of eternal class, writes Stephan Shemilt.
England v India: Mohammed Siraj bowls James Anderson to give India thrilling second Test winWatch as India's Mohammed Siraj bowls James Anderson for a duck to secure victory for India in the second Test against England by 151 runs.
England v India: James Anderson claims five-wicket haul in the second Test against IndiaWatch as England's James Anderson claims a five-wicket haul against India in the second Test at Lord's.
England v India: James Anderson claims fifth wicket as Jasprit Bumrah edges to Jos Buttler on day two of second TestEngland's James Anderson completes his 31st five-wicket haul in Test cricket as Jasprit Bumrah edges to Jos Buttler.
England v India: Jonny Bairstow catches Cheteshwar Pujara off James Anderson delivery for nineWatch as Cheteshwar Pujara edges James Anderson to Jonny Bairstow at third slip to give England their second wicket on day one of the second Test at Lord's.
James Anderson and Stuart Broad: England bowlers could miss second India Test through injuryEngland could be without both James Anderson and Stuart Broad for the second Test against India at Lord's, which starts on Thursday.
England v India highlights: James Anderson leads England fightback on day twoJames Anderson takes two wickets in two balls to lead an England fightback on day two of the First Test with India at Trent Bridge, leaving the tourists 125-4 at the close of play.
England v India: James Anderson gets lbw reprieve before getting bowled next ballEngland's James Anderson successfully reviews an lbw decision to keep England's innings alive only to be bowled with the very next ball as the hosts are bowled out by India for 183 in the first Test at..
The Hundred: James Anderson, Isa Guha & Michael Vaughan excited by new competitionJames Anderson, Alex Hartley, Isa Guha and other BBC pundits explain what they're looking forward to seeing in The Hundred.
County Championship: James Anderson takes 1,000th first-class scalpEngland's James Anderson takes six wickets - including his 1,000th first-class scalp - to help Lancashire reduce Kent to 24-7,
England v New Zealand: James Anderson bowls Neil Wagner in record 162nd TestJames Anderson produces a "perfect ball" to bowl Neil Wagner in his record 162nd Test match for England and reduce New Zealand to 336-7.
James Anderson becomes most capped England Test cricketerFast bowler James Anderson becomes England's most capped Test player, surpassing Alastair Cook's record of 161.
England's James Anderson poised to break Alastair Cook's Test appearance recordJames Anderson is poised to become England's most capped Test player but says he did not think he was "good enough" when he made his debut.
Relive England's best moments from last summer's TestsRelive England's best moments from last summer's Test matches, including James Anderson's 600th Test wicket, Stuart Broad's stunning return to the team and Ben Stokes' heroics with bat and ball.
India v England: James Anderson and Stuart Broad could play together, says Joe RootEngland captain Joe Root says he has a "great selection headache" in whether to pick both James Anderson and Stuart Broad for the day-night third Test against India, which starts on Wednesday.
England in India: James Anderson and Jack Leach complete famous win in ChennaiJames Anderson inspires England to a famous 227-run victory against India on the final day of the first Test in Chennai.
James Anderson: England bowler produces one of the great overs against India in ChennaiJames Anderson sets up England to push for victory over India with one of the greatest overs in modern Test cricket history.
England in Sri Lanka: James Anderson takes 6-40 on tight second day in GalleJames Anderson and Joe Root keep England in contention on day two of the second Test against Sri Lanka in Galle.
Sri Lanka v England: James Anderson says he feels 'absolutely fantastic' ahead of tourEngland's James Anderson says he feels "absolutely fantastic" and in as good shape as he has been in his 30s before two-Test tour of Sri Lanka.