#JamesAnderson

5 March.Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Rishabh Pant surprised the cricketing fraternity with a cheeky reverse sweep against veteran seamer James Anderson during the 4th India vs England Test. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@flickofkohli)

  • Rishabh Pant flicked James Anderson for a boundary over the slips in the 83rd over of India's innings
  • He slog-swept skipper Joe Root to bring up his third Test century
  • He forged a 113-run partnership with Washington Sundar to put India in the driver's seat

5 March.New Delhi, Delhi, India
James Anderson made his England debut in an ODI match during the 2002 tour of Australia. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@ECB)

  • James Anderson is England's leading wicket-taker in Tests and ODIs, with 614 and 269 scalps respectively
  • He is the fourth highest-wicket taker in Test cricket
  • He became only the third pacer to take 900 wickets across formats in international cricket

5 March.Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
James Anderson is the first bowler from England to have taken 900 wickets. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • Anderson currently stands behind pace legends Glenn McGrath and Wasim Akram in terms of most wickets taken by pacers
  • He accomplished the feat by dismissing India's Ajinkya Rahane on the second day of the fourth Test
  • When it comes to spinners, there are three who have picked up more than 900 wickets