New Zealand Cricketer Corey Anderson Biography, Records, Marriage, Wiki
Corey Anderson is a fine New Zealand cricket player who plays for the Northern District in home cricket. He is one of the key players of New Zealand national team as he is a very quick scorer and is famous for his huge sixes. He is one of the youngest players in the team. He is known for being a hardworking player and never missing the training sessions. He gained an international fame by scoring the fastest hundred after Shahid Afridi. He is also a key player of the team he plays Indian Premier League matches for. Read the next section of the biography of Corey Anderson to know about Corey Anderson date of birth, Corey Anderson age, Corey Anderson Personal Life and a lot more.
Corey Anderson Date of Birth, Family and Education Qualifications
Corey Anderson was born on 13 December 1990 in Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand. Corey Anderson family background is connected to sports and athletics. Corey Anderson father Grant Anderson was a sprinter for New Zealand in Common Wealth Games of 1974. He is a very lovable son and is favorite of his mother Linda. Corey Anderson birthday is a day of celebration for him and he likes to celebrate it like any other youngster, partying with friends and family. His full name is Corey James Anderson.
Corey Anderson education at primary level was done at his local public school. He showed a strong interest in various athletic games in school time. When Corey Anderson age was 15, he went on to choose cricket as his sole passion and objective for life. Corey Anderson brother Cameron is really close to him. Read the next section of Cricketer Corey Anderson Biography to know about Corey Anderson personal life.
Corey Anderson Personal Life
Corey Anderson started his international career at the age of 22, against England in 2013. Corey Anderson height is about 6 feet. Corey Anderson weight is not known. However, he is fit and maintains a balanced diet. Despite his busy schedule he never misses his workout regimes. Corey Anderson eye color is blue. Corey Anderson hair color is brown. In the next part of Corey Anderson Bio we will tell the fans about Corey Anderson Cricket Career and his role in Test matches, One Day International matches, IPL matches and Twenty 20 career.
Corey Anderson Domestic and First Class Career
Corey Anderson has played for under 19 cricket team of New Zealand where he showed a terrific performance. He also played for his High School team at Christchurch Boys High School where he used to be an all rounder in the team that won three consecutive Gillette Cups. In the year 2007, Anderson signed a contract with New Zealand Cricket team making him the youngest player in New Zealand first-class cricket history to get a contract. Corey made his first class debut in the year 2007 in a match played between Central Districts v Canterbury at Napier. He even took a wicket in this match.
Soon after his smooth running career Corey Anderson was struck by mis fortune. He was badly injured and it is often said that Corey Anderson injury has not allowed him to show his full potential during the matches. He has a highest score of 137 in first class cricket with an equally amazing 33 wickets taken. The records and runs scored by Corey Anderson are commendable in international career as well you can read it in next section. Read the next part of Corey Anderson wiki to know about Corey Anderson Test Career, T-20 matches, IPL matches and the ODI matches.
Corey Anderson Test Career
Corey Anderson debut in test cricket was in the match played between Bangladesh and New Zealand at Chittagong in the year 2013 where he scored 9 runs in total. Corey Anderson has even garnered his career by being one of the few players who have made their maiden century in the first match. He scored 116 runs from 173 balls. Corey Anderson highest score in Test matches till date has been 116 from 7 matches that he has played. He was been a part of several winning matches and several matches have even been won cause of his immense support and dedication to his team.