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James Anderson sets Test world record for fast bowlers with his 30,020th delivery

James Anderson sets Test world record for fast bowlers with his 30,020th delivery

Anderson on Tuesday became the fast bowler to have bowled most deliveries in Test cricket, going past West Indies great Courtney Walsh. 

Apr 03, 2018, 09:20 AM IST
Ashes: Aussies played pressure moments better, admits James Anderson

Ashes: Aussies played pressure moments better, admits James Anderson

Steve Smith's Australians swept to an innings victory in Monday's final Sydney Test, condemning England to four comprehensive defeats in the five-match series. 

Jan 08, 2018, 19:20 PM IST
Ashes, 4th Test: Ball tampering claims 'ridiculous', says England pacer James Anderson

Ashes, 4th Test: Ball tampering claims 'ridiculous', says England pacer James Anderson

The 35-year-old was shown on television appearing to try to scuff up the ball with his thumbnail on the fourth day on Friday and local commentators seized on the footage as the match meandered to a draw.

Jan 01, 2018, 16:00 PM IST
Ball tampering in Ashes? England under the scanner at MCG

Ball tampering in Ashes? England under the scanner at MCG

England's bowling effort on day four of the ongoing fourth Ashes Test may have some explaining to do after the cameras caught James Anderson allegedly using his fingernail on the quarter seam of the ball. 

Dec 29, 2017, 13:04 PM IST
Ashes: James Anderson 'gutted' for hapless debutant Tom Curran

Ashes: James Anderson 'gutted' for hapless debutant Tom Curran

A Boxing Day Test debut that promised the elation of a key wicket for Tom Curran went sour in the space of two deliveries on Tuesday as the rookie England paceman had David Warner caught on 99 with a no-ball.

Dec 26, 2017, 14:58 PM IST
Ashes, 2nd Test: England must show hunger and belief to win, says James Anderson

Ashes, 2nd Test: England must show hunger and belief to win, says James Anderson

England finished day four on 176 for four and need another 178 runs to win.

Dec 05, 2017, 19:11 PM IST
Ashes, 2nd Test: James Anderson breaks Australia curse, claims first five-wicket haul

Ashes, 2nd Test: James Anderson breaks Australia curse, claims first five-wicket haul

It took him 15 tests over four tours but James Anderson, England`s most prolific test wicket-taker, finally claimed his first five-wicket haul on Australian soil in the second Ashes test on Tuesday.

Dec 05, 2017, 16:29 PM IST
Ashes, 2nd Test: Adelaide Oval registers record attendance

Ashes, 2nd Test: Adelaide Oval registers record attendance

However, the record attendance at a sporting event at Adelaide Oval is 62,543 for the SANFL Australian Rules grand final in 1965.

Dec 05, 2017, 14:45 PM IST
WATCH: Cool Aleem Dar diffuses Steve Smith-James Anderson Ashes tension in style

WATCH: Cool Aleem Dar diffuses Steve Smith-James Anderson Ashes tension in style

Ahead of the match, Anderson had called the Australians bully. Smith replied by calling him “one of the biggest sledgers”.

Dec 02, 2017, 23:27 PM IST
Ashes, 2nd Test, Day 2: England dismiss Steve Smith as Aussies dig in under lights

Ashes, 2nd Test, Day 2: England dismiss Steve Smith as Aussies dig in under lights

It was debutant Craig Overton who claimed the huge scalp of the world`s top-rated Test batsman for 40 and his first Test wicket in the 63rd over of a grimly-fought contest between bat and ball.

Dec 02, 2017, 17:25 PM IST
England return to 'Gabbatoir' to face their demons

England return to 'Gabbatoir' to face their demons

Cook's brilliant, unbeaten 235 in the second innings, a record, ensured a draw that galvanized Andrew Strauss's team at the start of their 3-1 series triumph.

Nov 21, 2017, 22:45 PM IST
Ashes: James Anderson keen on Kookaburra experience in Adelaide warm-up

Ashes: James Anderson keen on Kookaburra experience in Adelaide warm-up

England's pace spearhead James Anderson is keen to bowl with the pink Kookaburra ball in the day-night warm-up game in Adelaide to gain an experience which he believes will come in handy in their Ashes campaign against Australia.

Nov 06, 2017, 16:44 PM IST
James Anderson open to England's vacant vice-captaincy

James Anderson open to England's vacant vice-captaincy

Veteran pace spearhead James Anderson said on Monday he was open to replacing suspended Ben Stokes as England vice-captain for the coming Ashes Test series.

Nov 06, 2017, 16:40 PM IST
England must end 31-year Brisbane wait, says James Anderson

England must end 31-year Brisbane wait, says James Anderson

Anderson was the leading wicket-taker as England won the Ashes in 2010-11 but has also been on the receiving end of two series whitewashes by Australia.

Oct 31, 2017, 20:43 PM IST
See pics: Moeen Ali, James Anderson meet Liverpool stars at Anfield

See pics: Moeen Ali, James Anderson meet Liverpool stars at Anfield

The Merseyside club slipped to ninth in the table after last Sunday's 4-1 defeat by Tottenham, and their league defensive record is their worst at this stage of a season since 1964/65.

Oct 28, 2017, 13:42 PM IST
Watch: Guy proposes girlfriend on live TV as James Anderson bags 500th Test wicket

Watch: Guy proposes girlfriend on live TV as James Anderson bags 500th Test wicket

Anderson is just the sixth bowler and only the third paceman to have taken 500 Test wickets.

Sep 11, 2017, 10:42 AM IST
James Anderson overtakes Ravindra Jadeja to claim top spot in ICC Test bowler rankings

James Anderson overtakes Ravindra Jadeja to claim top spot in ICC Test bowler rankings

There has been no change in the Test Team Rankings following the series with England and the Windies retaining their pre-series 105 and 75 points, respectively.

Sep 10, 2017, 14:53 PM IST
Watch: ECB reveals James Anderson's special relationship with Sachin Tendulkar

Watch: ECB reveals James Anderson's special relationship with Sachin Tendulkar

Anderson, 35, is likely to become the most successful pacer in the history of the game. If he manages to play for another couple of years, he can overtake the Aussie great Glenn McGrath's total of 563 wickets – which is the most a pacer has ever had.

Sep 10, 2017, 05:40 AM IST
Watch: James Anderson takes career-best figures in Lord’s Test

Watch: James Anderson takes career-best figures in Lord’s Test

Anderson also completed a significant milestone during the course of the match as he became only the third fast bowler in history to complete 500 Test match wickets. 

Sep 09, 2017, 21:16 PM IST