Full Name Corey James Anderson
Born December 13, 1990
Christchurch, Canterbury
Age 26 Years, 11 Months, 10 Days
National Side New Zealand
Batting Style Left Handed
Bowling Left-arm medium fast
Batting Rank ODI - 79, World Cup - 79, T20I - 62
Bowling Rank ODI - 69, World Cup - 69, T20I - 59
Teams Played New Zealand, Canterbury, Northern Districts, New Zealand A, Delhi, Mumbai, New Zealand, Somerset, New Zealand XI, Guyana Amazon Warriors
Man of the Match Test - 0, ODI - 5, World Cup - 1, T20I - 3, IPL - 3,
Career Span [Test, 2013 - 2016], [ODI, 2013 - 2017], [World Cup, 2015], [T20I, 2012 - 2017], [IPL, 2014 - 2017],

Corey Anderson became the youngest player in New Zealand's first-class history to earn a national contract at the age of 16. A burly left handed batsman and a left-arm medium pacer, Anderson had already played for Canterbury and within a year, was part of the New Zealand A squad. He played the under-19 World Cup in Malaysia in 2008 and two years later was again part of the squad for the 2010 under-19 World Cup. Anderson is yet to show full potential as his first-class career has been hampered by regular injuries.

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Corey Anderson Overall Stats

Batting & Fielding Performance

  M I N/O R HS 100s 50s 4s 6s Avg S/R Ct St
Test 13 22 1 683 116 v BAN 1 4 94 14 32.52 56.86 7 0
ODI 49 44 4 1109 131* v WI 1 4 86 55 27.72 108.72 11 0
World Cup 9 8 1 231 75 v SL 0 2 22 9 33.00 108.45 3 0
T20I 29 22 3 432 94* v BAN 0 2 26 24 22.73 137.58 18 0
IPL 27 26 7 521 95* v JAI 0 3 40 30 27.42 129.92 11 0

Bowling Performance

  I O M R W Best 3w 5w Avg E/R S/R
Test 23 217 34 659 16 3/47 v WI 1 0 41.18 3.03 81.37
ODI 43 247.3 10 1502 60 5/63 v IND 5 1 25.03 6.06 24.75
World Cup 9 36.1 1 234 14 3/18 v SCO 2 0 16.71 6.47 15.50
T20I 21 60 0 495 14 2/17 v PAK 0 0 35.35 8.25 25.71
IPL 19 40.5 0 403 8 2/18 v SRH 0 0 50.37 9.86 30.62

Corey Anderson Profile

Corey Anderson became the youngest player in New Zealand's first-class history to earn a national contract at the age of 16. A burly left handed batsman and a left-arm medium pacer, Anderson had already played for Canterbury and within a year, was part of the New Zealand A squad. He played the under-19 World Cup in Malaysia in 2008 and two years later was again part of the squad for the 2010 under-19 World Cup. Anderson is yet to show full potential as his first-class career has been hampered by regular injuries.

Anderson moved on to play for Northern Districts in the 2011/12 season in a bid to rejuvenate his career. It proved successful as he went on to make his T20I debut for New Zealand in 2012 against South Africa, where he was dismissed by yet another debutant, Chris Morris. Test and ODI debuts followed suit in 2013 and Anderson is now a crucial part of the New Zealand set up.

The year 2014 began with a bang. Anderson smashed a hapless West Indies to all parts of Queenstown on the 1st of January to begin the New Year with a record-breaking hundred of just 36 balls. His ability to hit the ball with immense power and clear the ground attracted the attention of the world and Anderson was rewarded with a handsome contract with the Mumbai franchise for the 2014 edition of the Indian T20 League.

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