WATCH: Emotional James Anderson Leads England Out in Farewell Test, Daughters Pay Golden 'Bell' Tribute at Lord's

James Anderson led out the England team in his farewell Test at Lord's one final time in the whites for his country. The legendary pacer's family was also at the venue as his daughters rang the customary five-minute bell. Anderson is set to call time on his trophy-laden career after the 1st Test against West Indies.
WATCH Emotional James Anderson Leads England Out in Farewell Test Daughters Pay Golden Bell Tribute at Lords
James Anderson led England out of their dressing room at the Lord's on Wednesday as a special gesture from his teammates during the first Test between England and West Indies. The first match of the series will be the farewell match of Anderson's stories career.
The veteran pacer was thus given the honour to lead out the English side in his farewell Test, and later his two daughters - Lola and Ruby were also present at the venue. The pair of them rang the customary five-minute bell and paid tribute to their father.
Anderson played his 188th and final Test match at the age of 41 years as he looked to surpass Shane Warne's tally of 708 wickets. Notably, Jimmy is only the third bowler to surpass the 700 Test wickets milestone, and the first fast bowler to achieve the feat.
England Cricket shared a video of Anderson leading his team out of the dressing room and later a visibly emotional James looked on as his daughters rang the customary bell at the Lord's.
England won the toss and elected to bowl first against West Indies as Ben Stokes and Co. decided to give Anderson a crack at Warne's long-standing record. While Jimmy Anderson will hopefully try and bow out on a high by helping his team win his last game, his former teammate Stuart Broad said that the Englishman might have half an eye on the record held by Warne.
"He might have half an eye on Shane Warne's Test wicket tally of 708 if he has a really good week but he will just want to walk off the pitch winning the game," Broad wrote in Sky Sports' column.
"I know he is nearly 42 and this will be his 188th Test but he will feel some nerves this week, no doubt. He won't shy away from that. He'll know a lot of eyes are on him and that people will be hoping and wishing he does something really special," Broad added.
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