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England v Australia, 1st Investec Test, Cardiff

Pain of '09 near-miss spurs on Australia

Jul 7, 2015: Five members of the current Australia squad were present when James Anderson and Monty Panesar defied them six years ago and it was an outcome that set the tone for more than just one series

Daniel Brettig in Cardiff

The Investec Ashes 2015 - stats preview

Australia's overseas challenge

Jul 7, 2015: For the first time in Ashes history, the overseas team hasn't won a single Test in two successive Ashes series of five or more Tests. Can Australia break that sequence?

S Rajesh

The Investec Ashes 2015

What England must do to win the Ashes

Jul 6, 2015: England have not enjoyed consistent success at Test level since 2013 and these are some key areas that will decide if they can overcome Australia

George Dobell in Cardiff

Anderson, Broad, and their Aussie battles

Jul 3, 2015: With the red Dukes ball, against Australia's current batting line-up, Stuart Broad has a much better record than James Anderson

S Rajesh

The Investec Ashes 2015

'I don't need sledging now'

Jun 30, 2015: Ahead of what is likely to be another heated Ashes series James Anderson says he has cooled his own fiery approach

Interview by George Dobell

The Investec Ashes 2015

Johnson back to intimidate with word and deed

Jun 29, 2015: At the age of 33, Johnson does not expect to be back for another Ashes campaign and, since being forced to miss last year's World Twenty20 with a toe injury, he has played every game as if it is his last

Andrew Miller

England news

Anderson made OBE in Queen's birthday honours

Jun 12, 2015: James Anderson has been appointed an OBE in the Queen's birthday honours list having become the first England bowler to take 400 Test wickets two weeks ago.

ESPNcricinfo staff

New Zealand in England 2015

Bell, Ballance and Moeen worries ahead of Ashes

Jun 3, 2015: A stunning fightback at Lord's as followed by a performance at Headingley which reminded how much work remains for England, but the captain was back in fine form

George Dobell

New Zealand in England 2015

Anderson, Broad left out of ODI squad

Jun 2, 2015: James Anderson and Stuart Broad have been left out of England's first ODI squad since the disastrous World Cup campaign. Moeen Ali has also been left out to concentrate on red-ball cricket ahead of the Ashes that begins on July 8.

ESPNcricinfo staff

England v New Zealand, 2nd Investec Test, Headingley, 1st day

Anderson's 400 a reward for the hard yards

May 29, 2015: This generation of English cricket has struck lucky that they have had someone of the longevity of James Anderson but they must learn lessons for the next breed of fast bowler

George Dobell at Headingley

England in West Indies 2015

Anderson leads yet again but woe for Mo

May 4, 2015: The series against West Indies showed England what they already knew: trouble with a second opener, a paucity of spin options and the importance of James Anderson

George Dobell

West Indies v England, 3rd Test, Barbados, 2nd day

West Indies surge back as 18 wickets tumble

May 2, 2015: On the same day that Bangladesh saved their run-fest Test against Pakistan, the other international taking place followed a very different path as 18 wickets tumbled on the second day in Barbados - the most ever to fall in a day at the famous venue

The Report by Andrew McGlashan

England in West Indies 2015

Anderson in 'realms of immortality' - Giles

Apr 26, 2015: Lancashire coach Ashley Giles believes James Anderson has lifted himself into the "realms of immortality" within English cricket after overtaking Ian Botham to be the leading Test wicket-taker

Andrew McGlashan

West Indies v England, 2nd Test, St George's, 5th day

Fire in the belly ignites on time for England

Apr 26, 2015: England remain outsiders to win back the Ashes, but a rousing overseas victory on a docile pitch on the fifth day showed they are making progress

George Dobell in Grenada

West Indies v England, 2nd Test, St George's, 4th day

England's desperation to win waxes and wanes

Apr 24, 2015: Young batsmen like Joe Root have shown an insatiable hunger to score runs on tour while England's senior bowlers frustratingly see-saw between brilliance and indifference

George Dobell in Grenada

West Indies v England, 2nd Test, St George's, 2nd day

Broad atones - but what about the future?

Apr 22, 2015: Stuart Broad and James Anderson have served England with distinction but there are valid questions about their continued effectiveness with the new ball

George Dobell in Grenada

West Indies v England, 1st Test, North Sound, 5th day

Holder ton saves WI on Anderson's record day

Apr 17, 2015: Six years ago England were denied by West Indies' last-wicket pair in Antigua but in 2015 it was an outstanding maiden first-class hundred from Jason Holder which earned the hosts a draw

The Report by Andrew McGlashan

England's swinging shooting star

Apr 17, 2015: The boy from Burnley with magic in his wrist has surpassed all before him - with luck we will be able to enjoy his skill and application for a few more years yet

Mark Nicholas

Anderson's English record

Trent Bridge to Kolkata: Anderson's six of the best

Apr 17, 2015: As James Anderson surpasses Ian Botham to become England's leading Test wicket-taker, ESPNcricinfo picks out six of his best performances

David Hopps

West Indies v England, 1st Test, North Sound, 4th day

Anderson overtakes Botham's record

Apr 17, 2015: James Anderson has overtaken Ian Botham to become the leading wicket taker in Tests for England

George Dobell at North Sound
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