Name: James Anderson
Profession: International Cricketer
|Full Name:||James Michael Anderson|
|Nickname:||Jimmy, Swing King, The Burnley Express|
|Famous for:||Professional Bowler|
|Birthday:||30 July 1982|
|First International Match:||15 December 2002 against Australia (ODI)|
|Jersey Number:||# 9|
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Who is James Anderson? James Anderson Biography
Life/History of James Anderson
James Anderson was born on 30 July 1982 in Burnley, Lancashire, England. He was born to Michael Anderson and Catherine Anderson. He was a cricket lover since his childhood. He used to watch cricket on Television. He was a Test lover. He used to play cricket for entertainment but became a professional cricketer when he turned 17. He was added to the team Lancashire knowing his ability to bowl fastballs and swinging deliveries. He was a red ball specialist since then.
From the same team, he created the record of being the youngest Lancastrian to take a hattrick. He was just 20 years and 288 days older at that time. He debuted for England on December 15, 2002, against Australia in an ODI match. But on May 22, 2003, he represented his country in his favorite format Test Cricket against Zimbabwe. Since then he has been able to mark his footprints on the floor of History of Test Cricket. He has taken more than 600 wickets in test cricket being the first fast bowler to cross the barrier. He has a total of 626 wickets in Test Cricket and has collected 31 five-wicket hauls.
He made his debut in T20I on January 9, 2007. However, he was not effective in T20Is and retired after 2 years on 15 November 2009. He did a good job in ODIs but also retired from the ODI on 13 March 2015. He has been aged 39 now but also did not retire from the longest format of cricket. It shows his love for Test Cricket. He had revealed that he won’t be retiring until he’s 40 and will think about the retirement topic. However, several matches and those sensational balls are yet to see from him.
He has taken a total of 913 wickets in his overall International Cricket Career. We all are hoping to see him celebrating his 1000th Intl Wicket. We all will wish to see him not retiring. However, he was the king is the king and will remain the king of Test Cricket ever. He is one of the rare diamonds of England.
|Age (as in 2021):||39 Years|
|Date of Birth:||30 July 1982|
|Birth Place:||Burnley, Lancashire, England|
|Hometown:||Burnley, Lancashire, England|
St. Mary’s, Burnley, Lancashire
St. Theodore’s RC High School, Burnley, Lancashire
|College/University:||Oklahoma State University|
|Educational Qualification:||Not Revealed Yet|
|Ethnicity:||Not Revealed Yet|
|Hobbies:||Tennis, Golf, Listening to Music|
|Height (approx.):||in feet inches- 6′ 2″|
in meters- 1.88m
|Weight(approx.):||76 kg (in kilograms)|
168 lbs (in pounds)
|Body Measurements (approx.):||-Chest: 42 Inches|
-Waist: 32 Inches
-Biceps: 14 Inches
|Eye Colour :||Hazel Green|
|Hair Colour:||Dyed Brown|
|Blood Group:||Not revealed yet|
|Shoe Size||Not Revealed Yet|
James Anderson Statistics
First thing in the life of James Anderson
|Test Debut:||May 22, 2003, VS Zimbabwe|
|ODI Debut:||December 15, 2002 VS Australia|
|T20I Debut:||January 9, 2007, VS Australia|
|First 5 wicket Haul (International):||19 July 2007 VS India (from tests)|
|First Half-Century(International):||In Test Match of July 9-13, 2014 VS India|
Relationship, Affairs, Friends Of James Anderson
James Anderson's Family:
|Brother:||Not Revealed Yet|
|Sister:||Not Revealed Yet|
|Sibling in law:||None|
Favorite Things of James Anderson
All the things given below are James Anderson’s very favorite things that we have collected by looking at online and news magazines and wiki.
|Favourite watch brand:||Not revealed yet|
|Favourite Cricketer:||Not Revealed Yet|
|Favourite Football Club:||Arsenal|
|Favourite Actors:||Not Revealed Yet|
|Favourite Actress:||Not revealed yet|
|Favourite Rock Band:||Guns N’ Roses|
|Favourite Perfume:||Not revealed yet|
|Favourite Sport:||Cricket, Football|
|Favourite Song:||Sweet Child of Mine by Guns and Roses, Royal Blood, Alt-J|
|Favourite Brands:||Not revealed yet|
|Favourite Cars:||Not revealed yet|
|Favourite Quotes:||“It’s good that we have a 150-plus advantage. We would work on it and make it into a bigger total. We will see how the situation is by tea”|
|Favourite Destination:||Maldives, Tahiti|
|Favourite Bowl:||Swing Bowling|
|Domestic team:||Lancashire Cricket Board|
|Loves to play against:||India|
Records of James Anderson
- He is the Highest Wicket Taker in Test Match Career as a Fast Bowler.
- He is the only fast bowler to bowl more than 35,000 balls in a test match.
- He was the first Fast Bowler to take more than 600 Test Wickets.
Assets/Properties of James Anderson
|House||Not revealed yet|
|Land or other assets with approx. value:||Not revealed yet|
James Anderson Net Worth / Salary:
|Net Worth in 2021||US $ 8.2 Million (approx.)|
|Indian Rupees||INR 60,86,31,470|
|Monthly Income||$ 75 K (approximately)|
|Money Factor:||Cricket, Advertisements, Promotions|
|Yearly Income||$ 942 K (approximately)|
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Did you know about James Anderson Facts!!
1. He is the youngest Lancastrian to take a hat-trick.
He was a cricket lover since his childhood and used to watch cricket at Hometown and on TVs. He was a good and a fast bowler in his groups. He was picked up by the Lancashire Team. He played his county cricket representing his hometown team Lancashire. He grabbed a hat-trick in a county match. He was just 20 years and 288 days older which made him the youngest Lancastrian to take a hat-trick. One of the wickets in the hat-rick was of former English Captain Nasser Hussain with a stunning inswinging yorker. He became the youngest cricketer for Lancashire to take a hattrick.
2. He has the highest score against India.
We are always seeing him dominating the Indian team in England in test matches. There won’t be anyone who will forget England Tour Of India 2014. He spread his magical swinging deliveries there and got several wickets of Indian batsmen. Not just in Batting, he also showed his ability to bat. In the first test match of the series, he scored a remarkable 81 runs which are the highest scores to date. That inning won’t be forgotten by any person out there.
3. He is the highest wicket-taker fast bowler in Test Matches.
Everyone talks about his physical condition after a single inning due to his age. But he is ruling the world single-handedly with his magical deliveries and hobby of breaking the records. His test performances are indescribable. He has been the first fast bowler to cross the barrier of 600 Test Wickets as a seamer. Not just that much, he is forwarding the leaderboard being the highest wicket-taker in the test match as a fat bowler where he had 31 fifers. Dominance at its peak.
4. He is few wickets far to grab the spot of 1000 wickets in International cricket.
He has been playing test cricket for a long time i.e. almost 19 years and has quite a brilliant performance every year. He has taken numerous wickets in his overall International cricket. He has taken a total of 913 Wickets in his whole career i.e. in Test, ODI, and T20I matches. He is just 87 wickets far to take 1000 wickets which will e a rare achievement by a fast bowler.
FAQs about Cricketer James Anderson?
He was born on July 30, 1982.
He was married to Daniella Llyod.
He holds a total net worth of US $ 8.2 Million.
He has taken 626 Test Wickets before the third test match against India in 2021.
He is better known for his magical swinging bowls.
Muttiah Murlidharan holds the highest number of wickets in Test Match which is 800.
James Anderson became the first fast bowler to cross 600 wickets in Test Cricket History.
He is currently 39 years old.
He wears Jersey Number 9 in International matches.