The Ashes: British media in awe of swing-king James Anderson

British newspapers and tabloids saluted James Anderson's heroic bowling which helped hosts England edge past Australia in the opening Ashes Test.

updated: July 15, 2013 09:35 IST
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London: Britain's newspapers revelled in England's dramatic victory in the Ashes opener, lavishing praise on matchwinner James Anderson, whose four-wicket haul on Sunday brought his total for the match to 10.

But they also warned that the Australians would not be the whipping boys many predicted before the series.

Aussie skipper Michael Clarke still had "plenty of hope" for the rest of the summer, they said. (Read: Clarke vows to fight back hard)

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