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“Winning the Ashes in Australia has always been a bit of a Holy Grail for England team.”

“We haven’t won the ashes yet but we obviously retain the urn which has been one of our primary goals and the guys deserve everything they get because the players stood up and performed when it mattered.”

These are the golden words of England’s conqueror skipper Andrew Strauss, after retaining the Ashes on fourth morning of fourth battle at MCG. It was England’s 20th victory at MCG in 54 test matches for Ashes. Less than 2 hours on 4th morning, England concussed Aussies by a huge defeat of an inning and 157 runs. England proved their nobility over Aussies for the first time in 24 years. It was a historical moment for England which forced Ponting to appreciate their vigorous performance throughout the series so far by these words:....
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