Showing news for 5th Test: England v Australia at The Oval, Aug 22-27, 1968
Famous last-gasp wickets
Sep 28, 2017: Which of these last-minute wickets that decided a Test really left you with your jaw dropped?
Oct 28, 2016: To better appreciate the value of quotas in sport, take a look again at Basil D'Oliveira's story
Jan 11, 2009: The dropped catch that let D'Oliveira make his legendary 158
Jun 26, 2008: Forty summers ago a Cape Coloured South African playing for England unwittingly threw MCC into crisis over a tour to the apartheid republic
Dec 1, 2006: How a stepped-on sandwich sparked a permanent adoration for D'Oliveira
Fifth Test Match
1969: England won by 226 runs with six minutes to spare and squared the rubber with one victory to each country and three matches drawn, but The Ashes stayed with Australia.