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'Maybe 50 is a stretch, but we will see': James Anderson on his career and retirement
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'Maybe 50 is a stretch, but we will see': James Anderson on his career and retirement

James Anderson is playing in his 173rd Test match against South Africa that started on Wednesday, and the elusive target of 200 games shall be in his sights.

England will continue with its aggressive approach to Tests, asserts James Anderson ahead of South Africa series
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England will continue with its aggressive approach to Tests, asserts James Anderson ahead of South Africa series

McCullum and captain Ben Stokes took charge of a misfiring English side that had won just one of their 17 Tests previously. Since their takeover, they have won four games straight while chasing 275-plus targets in the final innings.

Happy Birthday James Anderson: A look at his top 5 spells against India
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Happy Birthday James Anderson: A look at his top 5 spells against India

Anderson has six five-wicket hauls against India in Tests, which is the most for him against any side.

India vs England: Bairstow credits ‘freedom’, ‘excitement of working with Baz’ for sensational form
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India vs England: Bairstow credits ‘freedom’, ‘excitement of working with Baz’ for sensational form

Veteran England fast bowler James Anderson said Bairstow was inspired to score his first-innings century against India after being sledged by Virat Kohli.

After controversial Virat Kohli remark, Twitter furious as Virender Sehwag takes another dig at James Anderson
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After controversial Virat Kohli remark, Twitter furious as Virender Sehwag takes another dig at James Anderson

The incident took place in the 70th over of India's second innings when the 39-year-old English pacer dropped a catch of Ravindra Jadeja.

Ravindra Jadeja hits back after James Anderson says India all-rounder can finally 'bat like a proper batter'
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Ravindra Jadeja hits back after James Anderson says India all-rounder can finally 'bat like a proper batter'

Ravindra Jadeja brought up his third Test hundred, his second this year, before getting dismissed for 104 by James Anderson on Day 2 of the fifth Test at Edgbaston.

James Anderson completes a century of wickets against India on English soil
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James Anderson completes a century of wickets against India on English soil

James Anderson got the wicket of Shubman Gill in the seventh over as the opener edged a good length delivery to the cordon.

India vs England, 5th Test: Joe Root vs Indian seamers and other interesting match-ups
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India vs England, 5th Test: Joe Root vs Indian seamers and other interesting match-ups

India and England are all set to lock horns with each other in the fifth, rescheduled and the final Test of the series that was halted last year after the Indian team had Covid-19 cases in the contingent.

'Fearless' England excite Jimmy Anderson as India sweat on Rohit Sharma's availability
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'Fearless' England excite Jimmy Anderson as India sweat on Rohit Sharma's availability

James Anderson has been taken aback by how England maintained an exceptional run-rate of 4.54 per over during the New Zealand series.

India vs England: James Anderson hopes to recover for fifth Test
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India vs England: James Anderson hopes to recover for fifth Test

England pace bowler James Anderson hopes to prove his fitness in time for Friday's Test against India after missing the conclusion of the clean sweep of New Zealand.

India vs Sri Lanka: Just another day in office for the Ashwin-Jadeja deadly combo
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India vs Sri Lanka: Just another day in office for the Ashwin-Jadeja deadly combo

With Ravindra Jadeja and Ravichandran Ashwin, Indian cricket is once again experiencing a staggering era of dominant spin.

West Indies axe not the 'end' for James Anderson and Stuart Broad, says Andrew Strauss
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West Indies axe not the 'end' for James Anderson and Stuart Broad, says Andrew Strauss

"...I hope that they understand the rationale for the decision and also they understand that no one is saying this is the end of the road for either of them," Strauss told Sky Sports

Ashes 2021-22: England captain Joe Root wants 'fight and pride' from first ball in Hobart
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Ashes 2021-22: England captain Joe Root wants 'fight and pride' from first ball in Hobart

Root said the way his men clung on to avoid defeat had given them a platform for the day-night Test at Hobart starting Friday.

Ashes 2021-22: James Anderson rejects talk of big overhaul in English cricket after series debacle, says futile to look too deep
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Ashes 2021-22: James Anderson rejects talk of big overhaul in English cricket after series debacle, says futile to look too deep

England pace great said that there is enough talent to bounce back and it would be futile to "look too deep" into the recent annihilation in Australia.

Ashes 2021-22: Australia's David Warner eyes one more crack at England in 2023
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Ashes 2021-22: Australia's David Warner eyes one more crack at England in 2023

Whether Warner can still be competitive into 2023 remains to be seen, although he has been written off previously and come roaring back, most recently at the Twenty20 World Cup.

Ashes: Ben Stokes' inclusion a mastermind, feels former Australia speedster Brett Lee
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Ashes: Ben Stokes' inclusion a mastermind, feels former Australia speedster Brett Lee

In a chat with Firstpost, Lee talks about the impact talismanic all-rounder Ben Stokes could have on England’s campaign in the upcoming Ashes as well as his own experience of playing in the iconic series.

James Anderson 'gutted' by cancellation of fifth India-England Test at Manchester
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James Anderson 'gutted' by cancellation of fifth India-England Test at Manchester

The 39-year-old Anderson also wondered whether he would get to play another Test match for England at his home ground.

After Australia, India's chance to conquer England as hosts search for batting answers in Manchester
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After Australia, India's chance to conquer England as hosts search for batting answers in Manchester

Kohli's team has been riding a fearless ride through the challenging terrains and after Australia, now they have the chance to conquer England as well.

India vs England: Jos Buttler says they're expecting the final Test to go ahead
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India vs England: Jos Buttler says they're expecting the final Test to go ahead

"I don't know too much, to be honest, at the moment. At present we are expecting the game to go ahead. Things are all fine in our camp. We are looking forward to the game," England vice captain Jos Buttler said.