Corey Anderson

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Corey Anderson
Personal information
Full nameCorey James Anderson
Born(1990-12-13) 13 December 1990 (age 23)
Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
Batting styleLeft-handed
Bowling styleLeft-arm medium-fast
RoleAll-rounder
International information
National side
Test debut (cap 261)9 October 2013 v Bangladesh
Last Test14-18 February 2014 v India
ODI debut (cap 181)16 June 2013 v England
Last ODI25 January 2014 v India
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
2006–2011Canterbury
2011–2013Northern Districts
2014–presentMumbai Indians
Career statistics
CompetitionTestODIFCLA
Matches7123633
Runs scored3274241,846873
Batting average32.7053.0036.1934.92
100s/50s1/11/13/71/5
Top score116131*167131*
Balls bowled7204582,421584
Wickets11193326
Bowling average30.5424.4738.9621.38
5 wickets in innings0112
10 wickets in match0n/a0-
Best bowling3/475/635/225/26
Catches/stumpings4/–1/–22/–9/–
Source: CricketArchive; http://www.espncricinfo.com/newzealand/content/player/277662.html, 18 February 2014
 
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Corey Anderson
Personal information
Full nameCorey James Anderson
Born(1990-12-13) 13 December 1990 (age 23)
Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
Batting styleLeft-handed
Bowling styleLeft-arm medium-fast
RoleAll-rounder
International information
National side
Test debut (cap 261)9 October 2013 v Bangladesh
Last Test14-18 February 2014 v India
ODI debut (cap 181)16 June 2013 v England
Last ODI25 January 2014 v India
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
2006–2011Canterbury
2011–2013Northern Districts
2014–presentMumbai Indians
Career statistics
CompetitionTestODIFCLA
Matches7123633
Runs scored3274241,846873
Batting average32.7053.0036.1934.92
100s/50s1/11/13/71/5
Top score116131*167131*
Balls bowled7204582,421584
Wickets11193326
Bowling average30.5424.4738.9621.38
5 wickets in innings0112
10 wickets in match0n/a0-
Best bowling3/475/635/225/26
Catches/stumpings4/–1/–22/–9/–
Source: CricketArchive; http://www.espncricinfo.com/newzealand/content/player/277662.html, 18 February 2014

Corey James Anderson [1] (born 13 December 1990) is a New Zealand cricketer who plays for Northern Districts.[2] Anderson made his debut for New Zealand in a One Day International held on 16 June 2013 against England.[3]

On January 1, 2014, Corey Anderson shot to fame by becoming the cricketer to score the fastest century in the history of One Day International cricket or any other format of international cricket.[4] Playing against West Indies, he scored his ton in just 36 balls breaking Shahid Afridi's record of 37 deliveries in 1996 against Sri Lanka. Anderson finished the innings unbeaten on 131 in 47 balls hitting 14 sixes and 6 fours.

Domestic Career[edit]

Anderson came into the Canterbury Wizards Squad in the 2006/07 season freshly promoted from his performances for the New Zealand under-19 cricket team. He also played for his High School 1st XI team at Christchurch Boys High School including playing in the side which won three consecutive Gillette Cups from 2005 to 2007.

Anderson was also jointly named player of the Gillette cup in 2006 when he shared this honor with current Blackcap Tim Southee.

In 2007 Anderson received a playing contract from New Zealand Cricket, making him the youngest player in New Zealand first-class cricket history to gain a contract.

Anderson has yet to show his full potential at first class level and after several injuries interrupted seasons with shoulder and groin injuries, Corey Anderson transferred to Northern Districts at the start of the 2011/12 season to restart his promising career. Anderson will be playing for Mumbai Indians. Mumbai Indians is the defending champion of 2013 IPL and corey's salary is 4.5 crore INR

International Career[edit]

Anderson was named in the T20I and ODI squad for the 2012–13 tour of South Africa where he made his T20I debut at Kingsmead, Durban. He was included in New Zealand's ODI squad for the Champions Trophy, and made his ODI debut against England in Cardiff.

He made his Test debut against Bangladesh at Chittagong in October 2013.

On 1 January 2014, at the Queenstown Events Centre Anderson broke Shahid Afridi's 17 year old record of the fastest ODI hundred by one ball, scoring his in 36 balls. He eventually ended with an unbeaten 131 that featured 14 sixes and 6 fours [5] Along with Jesse Ryder, he helped New Zealand set the team record for the most sixes in a ODI innings.

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