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Australia play for pride in final Ashes test at Kia Oval

Australia made a positive start to the Fifth Test, reaching lunch on 82-0 thanks to Chris Rogers and David Warner.

The tourists are already 3-1 behind in the series, meaning they are playing for pride only.

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Cook wants England players to make Ashes history

England captain Alastair Cook has called on his side to make history by winning back The Ashes at Trent Bridge.

Cook's men have a 2-1 lead in the series and could regain the urn if they manage to win in Nottingham this week.

Alastair Cook wants his side to stand up and be counted. Credit: PA

"The series is poised at 2-1, there's an opportunity for someone to really make a name for themselves in the history of English cricket," said Cook.

"If someone scores a really big hundred or takes six or seven wickets to help England win the game their name will be etched in history forever.

"That's the opportunity we have as a side."

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