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James Anderson suffers knee injury during county game

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suffered a while performing his county duty with Glen Chapple, suggesting that the England pace spearhead could be in for a "painful few days".

Anderson had to leave the field after James Fuller's drive hit him on the inside of his knee during Lancashire's four-wicket defeat by champions Hampshire in a One-Day Cup semi-final on Sunday, reports Sport.

"It is a nasty blow in a painful area," said "We don't know but we think that it will be a that will settle down in the next few days. The physio will see him in the morning and he walked off there."

Anderson, England's all-time leading wicket-taker in Test cricket, will now require further medical assessment on Monday.

As Anderson no longer plays ODI cricket, the will have no bearing on England's campaign in the upcoming beginning at the end of this month.

Anderson can possibly be seen playing next for England when they take on in the four-day Test at Lord's from July 24 before against begins at Edgbaston on August 1.

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First Published: Mon, May 13 2019. 12:46 IST
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