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James Michael Anderson,, is an English international cricketer who plays for Lancashire County Cricket Club and the England cricket team. Anderson is the all-time leading wicket-taker among fast bowlers and holds the record of most wickets for England in both Test and One-Day International (ODI) cricket. He is the first fast bowler as well as the first English bowler, and the fourth overall, to pass 600 Test wickets.
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'It's nice to kick on' - Billings before second England-Australia ODISam Billings "looked world class" as he made his maiden England century against Australia, says bowler James Anderson.
James Anderson: England bowler will do 'everything he can' to play in 2021-22 AshesJames Anderson says he wants to be part of the England squad to tour Australia for the next Ashes series in 2021-22.
England v Pakistan: James Anderson says Joe Root wants him to tour Australia in 2021-22James Anderson says he has been told by England captain Joe Root that he wants him to tour Australia for the next Ashes series in 2021-22.
England v Pakistan: BBC pundits analyse James Anderon's 600th wicketMichBBC Sport's Michael Vaughan says Jimmy Anderson "has been a superstar for 17 years" on the day he took his 600th Test wicket.
England v Pakistan: Third Test drawn on James Anderson's historic dayEngland have to settle for a draw in the final Test against Pakistan on the day that James Anderson becomes the first fast bowler to reach 600 Test wickets.
England v Pakistan: James Anderson becomes first fast bowler to 600 Test wicketsEngland's James Anderson becomes the first fast bowler to reach 600 Test wickets.
Anderson on 599 wickets as Pakistan and weather frustrate EnglandEngland's push for victory and James Anderson's quest for a 600th Test wicket is obstructed by the weather and Pakistan's stubborn resistance on day four of the final Test.
Anderson is England's 'GOAT' - Bess salutes seamer after 598th Test wicketJames Anderson is English cricket's "GOAT" (greatest of all time), according to team-mate Dom Bess.
England v Pakistan: James Anderson is the GOAT - Dom BessJames Anderson is English cricket's "GOAT" (greatest of all time), according to team-mate Dom Bess.
Key Pakistan trio on bubble life, Anderson and moreAs the third Test against England starts, Pakistan's Yasir Shah, Naseem Shah and Shan Masood speak about life in the cricket bubble, facing James Anderson and more.
Curran 'gets goosebumps playing with Anderson'All-rounder Sam Curran says he gets goosebumps playing alongside England's record wicket-taker James Anderson.
England v Pakistan: James Anderson picks up a big early wicket for EnglandJames Anderson gives England the perfect start to the first day of the second Test by trapping Pakistan opener Shan Masood bang in front of the stumps.
'Very silly to write Jimmy off' - Root backs Anderson before second TestEngland bowler James Anderson is backed by captain Joe Root to return to "the peak of his powers" before second Test against Pakistan.
England v Pakistan: James Anderson says he has no plans to retireEngland's all-time leading wicket-taker James Anderson says he intends to "show people that I still have what it takes to play Test cricket".
England v Pakistan: James Anderson and Stuart Broad praised by Michael VaughanBBC Sport's Michael Vaughan says James Anderson and Stuart Broad "set the tone" as England bowled well against Pakistan in the morning session of day two of the first Test.
'James Anderson & Stuart Broad should be cherished - and not written off for the Ashes'James Anderson and Stuart Broad continue to defy any questions about their places in the England team - and may yet have a role to play in Australian conditions.
England v West Indies: Stuart Broad stars on second day of third TestStuart Broad and James Anderson once again show their enduring class as England take a huge step towards winning the series on day two of the third Test against West Indies.
Broad and Anderson put England on top in decisive TestStuart Broad and James Anderson once again show their enduring class as England take a huge step towards winning the series on day two of the third Test against West Indies.
James Anderson: England bowler hopes to 'play many more games' with Stuart BroadJames Anderson hopes he and Stuart Broad will play "plenty more games together" for England.
'If England are picking their best attack, we're in it' - Anderson on Broad partnershipJames Anderson hopes he and Stuart Broad will play "plenty more games together" for England.
England v West Indies - Dom Bess dismisses Jermaine BlackwoodJermaine Blackwood "falls for the oldest trick in the book" as he attacks a slower and wider delivery from Dom Bess and picks out James Anderson at mid off.
'England may join a Windies protest' - AndersonFast bowler James Anderson says England will consider joining West Indies if they make an anti-racism gesture during the upcoming Test series.
James Anderson says England may join West Indies in anti-racism protestFast bowler James Anderson says England will consider joining West Indies if they make an anti-racism gesture during the upcoming Test series.
James Anderson: Coronavirus break may add 'a year or two' to careerEngland's James Anderson believes the enforced break from cricket due to the coronavirus pandemic could prolong his career.
James Anderson on virtual bike races & bowling in the kitchenEngland bowler James Anderson reveals which team-mate is quickest on the bike and how his daughters are helping him stay in shape.
Coronavirus: James Anderson says he is 'anxious' about the virus' impact on cricketEngland bowler James Anderson says he is feeling "a bit anxious" because of the impact coronavirus could have on his professional and personal life.
Sir Alastair Cook surprises James Anderson at the Tailenders live showFormer England cricket captain Sir Alastair Cook received a standing ovation at Tailenders Live at the Palace Theatre, Manchester, after surprising long time friend James Anderson.
England recall Jennings and Foakes for tour of Sri LankaEngland recall Keaton Jennings and Ben Foakes for their tour of Sri Lanka next month but James Anderson, Jonny Bairstow and Moeen Ali are not included.
James Anderson: England bowler ruled out of final two South Africa Tests with rib injuryJames Anderson has been ruled out of the final two Tests of England's tour of South Africa with a rib injury.
Rib injury rules England pace bowler Anderson out of SA tourJames Anderson has been ruled out of the final two Tests of England's tour of South Africa with a rib injury.
England's James Anderson to have scan on side injuryEngland seamer James Anderson will have a scan on a side injury that limited his bowling on the final day of the thrilling second-Test win.
Writing off Broad and Anderson is 'silly' - Curran hails duo as England fight backAnyone who writes off James Anderson and Stuart Broad is "silly", says England all-rounder Sam Curran.
England in South Africa: James Anderson takes wickets in warm-up drawJames Anderson takes two wickets on the final day as England draw their warm-up match against South Africa A in Benoni.
Anderson returns as England draw warm-up draw in South AfricaJames Anderson returns to England's attack as the under-strength tourists draw their two-day warm-up match against a Cricket South Africa Invitation XI in Benoni.
Anderson, Bairstow & Wood return for England's South Africa tourJames Anderson, Jonny Bairstow and Mark Wood return to the England Test squad for the tour of South Africa starting this month.
England in South Africa: James Anderson, Jonny Bairstow & Mark Wood returnJames Anderson, Jonny Bairstow and Mark Wood return to the England Test squad for the tour of South Africa starting this month.
England bowler Anderson to train at Man CityEngland fast bowler James Anderson is being helped by Manchester City in his bid to recover from the injury that has threatened his career.
James Anderson: England bowler to train at Manchester CityEngland fast bowler James Anderson is being helped by Manchester City in his bid to recover from the injury that has threatened his career.
James Anderson still has 'a lot to offer' England after missing Ashes seriesEngland's all-time leading Test wicket-taker James Anderson has no plans to walk away from Test cricket despite an injury-hit summer.
Ashes 2019: England's James Anderson out of rest of seriesEngland's leading Test wicket-taker James Anderson will play no further part in the Ashes against Australia because of a calf injury.
England's Anderson bowls 20 overs in bid to prove Ashes fitnessEngland seamer James Anderson bowls 20 overs for Lancashire second XI as he aims to prove his fitness for the fourth Ashes Test against Australia.
'Nothing we could have done - injured Anderson defends opening Test selectionEngland bowler James Anderson says "there's nothing else we could have done" after he lasted only four overs of the first Ashes Test.