James Anderson

Born in the year 1982 on 30th July in Burnley which is situated in Lancashire in England, James Michael Anderson spent the better half of his childhood days growing up in the United Kingdom. The detail about his family is not available and the names of his parents are not disclosed. He was enrolled in the St Mary School and he then went on to study at the St Theodore’s RC High School which is situated in Burnley in Lancashire in the United Kingdom.

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He seems like one of those celebrities who doesn’t like to disclose much of their personal information to the public. It is not known how he got fascinated towards cricket and when did his passion start. His height and weight are not known. It is also not known how he got interested in becoming a cricketer and decided to pursue cricket professionally.

He started playing at a young age and was a part of the Lancashire League. He started playing the highest standard cricket match in the year 2002 and started his career on a very good note. In the same year, he was honoured with the NBC Denis Compton Award. In the year 2006, he sustained an injury which prevented him from playing in that season. He stated his international in the year 2002 and his first one-day international match was with Australia.

He started his career with a good performance and was even given the County Cap. His good performances helped him secure a position in the team for the World Cup in the year 2003. His performance during the World Cup was exceptional and he was awarded the Man of the Match in a match with Pakistan where he led his team to victory. He played his first test match in the year 2003 and the match was with Zimbabwe and his performance in this match was also exceptional. In the same year, he was honoured with the award Young Cricketer of the Year.

In the year 2007, he was again selected for the World Cup team and he played average in the series. He was also a part of the World Cup team in 2011 and his performance in the series was good. He is known for his unique bowling action and there is no information about his retirement yet. He has been awarded the Man of the Series twice during the Pataudi Trophy in 2007 and in a match against Sri Lanka in 2014 and in the Wisden Trophy in 2015.

Talking about the personal aspect of his life, he is married to Daniella Lloyd and the couple got married in the year 2006. Anderson and his wife are proud parents of two children, two daughters named Lola Rose and Ruby Luxe. Anderson is also a fan of basketball and loves to watch NBA matches in spare time. He is also active on social media sites like Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc. according to his biography. His salary is very high and his net worth is $223500.

Quick Facts
Birth Date: 30 Jul, 1982
Age: 37 yrs
Occupations: Cricketer
Citizenship: United Kingdom
Birth Place: Burnley
Gender: Male
Description: English cricketer, born 1982
Net Worth 2021: 8.2 million
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Last Modified: Aug 9 2020
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