James Anderson

Anderson replaces Stokes as England vice-captain

England's record bowler James Anderson is named as vice-captain for the Ashes series against Australia as he replaces Ben Stokes who is suspended and under investigation over a nightclub brawl.

October 27, 2016
October 27, 2016

No Anderson for first Test

Fast bowler James Anderson was left out as England named an unchanged 16-man squad on Tuesday for their five-Test series

September 29, 2016
September 29, 2016

Injured Anderson to miss Bangladesh tour

England pace bowler James Anderson is ruled out of the team's Test series in Bangladesh next month after the 34-year-old failed to recover fully from a shoulder injury.

September 22, 2016
September 22, 2016

Jimmy may sit out Bangladesh, India series

England fast bowler James Anderson may sit out some of the Test matches on their tours of Bangladesh and India, he said on Wednesday.

August 28, 2016
August 28, 2016

Broad, Anderson expected to be fit

England's new-ball Test duo of James Anderson and Stuart Broad will both miss the final few weeks of the domestic season through injury.

August 16, 2016
August 16, 2016

Cricket: Misbah keen to leave Pakistan legacy

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq vows to leave a Test legacy after a series-levelling win against England at The Oval.

August 10, 2016
August 10, 2016

Pakistan ponder line-up for England finale

Pakistan head into their series finale against England at The Oval wondering if an extra bowler can help them square the four-match series at 2-2.

August 5, 2016
August 5, 2016

Azhar in dreamland as 'petulant' Anderson apologises

Azhar Ali says he had realised a "dream" in scoring his first Test century outside of Asia as England great James Anderson's frustration boils over at Edgbaston.

August 2, 2016
August 2, 2016

Anderson keen to forge on despite drop in pace

England seamer James Anderson is confident that he has enough skill and experience to compensate for his decreased pace over the remaining years of his cricket career.

July 22, 2016
July 22, 2016

Anderson fitness debate a 'messy affair'

England captain Alastair Cook says he is surprised by the row over the decision to omit seamer James Anderson for the first-Test defeat by Pakistan.

July 19, 2016
July 19, 2016

Anderson, Stokes & Rashid called up

England add premier pace bowler James Anderson, all-rounder Ben Stokes and leg-spinner Adil Rashid into an expanded 14-man squad.