England bowler James Anderson says he is “progressing nicely” as he continues his recovery from a calf injury.

Anderson, England’s all-time leading wicket-taker, managed just four overs of the first Ashes Test against Australia before suffering the problem which ruled him out of the rest of the series and the current tour of New Zealand.

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Highlights from day one of England’s warm-up match against New Zealand A as the hosts scored 302-6 declared

Highlights from day one of England’s warm-up match against New Zealand A as the hosts scored 302-6 declared

England’s next scheduled Test series following the tour of New Zealand begins against South Africa at SuperSport Park in Centurion on Boxing Day.