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Anderson, Bairstow and Wood return for South Africa Tests

12 December, 2019 11:29 am 11:29 am

Saqib Mahmood is the only name missing from England’s squad which lost 1-0 in New Zealand, while James Anderson and Mark Wood return from injuries, and Jonny Bairstow is recalled after being dropped against New Zealand. Moeen Ali remains unavailable for selection, and his break from Test cricket will now seemingly extend until at least … Read More


Anderson, ruled out, rest, Ashes, Overton, recalled

Anderson ruled out for rest of Ashes, Overton recalled

08 August, 2019 4:20 pm 4:20 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – England fast bowler James Anderson has been ruled out for the rest of the Ashes series against Australia due to a niggling calf injury, the country’s cricket board (ECB) announced on Friday.  Anderson, who was playing for county side Lancashire’s second XI in a friendly against Durham earlier this week, felt pain … Read More


England’s Anderson frustrated by niggling calf injury

08 August, 2019 7:26 pm 7:26 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – England fast bowler James Anderson said he was filled with guilt and frustration after being ruled out of the second Ashes test against Australia because of a calf injury that limited his participation in the series opener. The 37-year-old, who missed a warm-up match with Ireland and struggled to be fit for … Read More


England’s Anderson ruled out of second Ashes Test

08 August, 2019 4:48 pm 4:48 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – England fast bowler James Anderson has been ruled out of the second Ashes Test due to a calf injury, the country’s cricket board (ECB) said on Tuesday. Anderson, who had struggled to be fit for the series opener against Australia at Edgbaston, pulled up injured on day one of the first test, … Read More


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Anderson injury scare for England ahead of Ashes

07 July, 2019 9:00 am 9:00 am

LONDON (Reuters) – England seamer James Anderson is under an injury cloud ahead of next month’s Ashes series against Australia after he was forced off a County Championship match with a calf injury. The 36-year-old, who has more wickets than any other fast bowler in test cricket with 575, pulled up on his run-up and … Read More


Anderson, Phillips added to New Zealand T20I squad

10 October, 2018 10:06 am 10:06 am

WELLINGTON 92 News) – Corey Anderson and Glenn Phillips have been added to the New Zealand Twenty20 International squad to take on Pakistan in a three-match series starting 31 October. All-rounder Anderson, who is leading the New Zealand A team on their tour of the United Arab Emirates to face Pakistan A, and wicket-keeper batsman … Read More


Anderson provides fitting climax as England beat India

09 September, 2018 10:38 am 10:38 am

LONDON (Reuters) – A compelling series kept giving right until the very last ball as James Anderson sealed England’s 118-run victory over India with a wicket that made him the most successful fast bowler in the history of test cricket on Tuesday. Audacious centuries from KL Rahul (149) and Rishabh Pant (114) had given India … Read More


Anderson and Stokes strike after Buttler fires England fightback

09 September, 2018 9:13 am 9:13 am

LONDON (Reuters) – James Anderson and Ben Stokes struck crucial blows as England capitalised on a fine rearguard half-century by Jos Buttler to leave India struggling after the second day of the fifth and final Test at The Oval. Buttler scored 89 and put on 98 with Stuart Broad for the ninth wicket as the … Read More


Anderson defeats Chardy and rolls into third round

08 August, 2018 10:10 am 10:10 am

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Fifth-seed Kevin Anderson advanced to the third round of the U.S. Open on Wednesday with a 6-2 6-4 6-4 victory over France’s Jeremy Chardy. The match was a relative sprint compared to the four hour, 14 minute-long first round match that Anderson endured on Monday when he fought back to beat … Read More


Anderson does the damage as India rolled out for 107

08 August, 2018 10:30 am 10:30 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Jimmy Anderson showed he remains a deadly proposition in English conditions taking 5-20 as England bowled out India for a miserly 107 on the second day of the second test at Lord’s. After the entire first day was lost to rain, further wet conditions forced a delayed start with England captain Joe … Read More