Michael Clarke, Ricky Ponting and the Australians show their disappointment, England v Australia, 5th Test, The Oval, 4th day, August 23, 2009 © Getty Images

  • Aug 23, 2009

    The pain of the Ashes defeat gets to Michael Clarke © AFP

  • Aug 23, 2009

    Stuart Broad poses with his girlfriend and sister Gemma © Getty Images

  • Aug 23, 2009

    The crowd celebrate England's Ashes victory © PA Photos

  • Aug 23, 2009

    Great mates: Steve Harmison and Andrew Flintoff savour victory © Getty Images

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    Andrew Strauss with his wife, kids...and the Ashes © Getty Images

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    Andrew Flintoff with his emotional parents © Getty Images

  • Aug 23, 2009

    Ricky Ponting doesn't look at the prize that got away © Getty Images

  • Aug 23, 2009

    Andrew Strauss goes to lift the urn © Getty Images

  • Aug 23, 2009

    Graeme Swann does a football-style celebration © Getty Images

  • Aug 23, 2009

    Michael Hussey and Ben Hilfenhaus trudge off after England won the Ashes © Associated Press

  • Aug 23, 2009

    The England team celebrate with champagne © Philip Brown

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    Andrew Strauss holds the Ashes urn under a shower of champagne © Getty Images

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    Andrew Strauss holds the Ashes aloft © Getty Images

  • Aug 23, 2009

    Mike Hussey goes on the pull during his magnificent hundred © Getty Images

  • Aug 23, 2009

    Ricky Ponting shakes hands with Andrew Flintoff in his final Test © Getty Images

  • Aug 23, 2009

    Graeme Swann claimed the final wicket as England regained the Ashes © Getty Images

  • Aug 23, 2009

    Andrew Strauss holds aloft the Ashes to spark wild celebrations © Getty Images

  • Aug 23, 2009

    Steve Harmison is all smiles after his double strike © PA Photos