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A day at the final Ashes Test

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  • The Oval played host to the final Test match in 2009 Ashes series
  • England and Australia lock horns for the final time with the series at 1-1
  • CNN captures the unique atmosphere of the third day's play
  • Captain America, who is presumably a cricket fan, attends match
By Ben Wyatt
CNN
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CNN -- A day at the Test match is always a special occasion for cricket fans, and even more so when England are playing Australia and the Ashes are on the line.

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The fifth and final Test took place at The Oval cricket ground, site of the first English defeat to the Antipodean's in 1882, with the series balanced on a knife edge at 1-1.

Could England recapture the urn for the first time since 2005? CNN went along to the third day of the clash between the two cricket arch-rivals to experience the unique atmosphere.

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