Looking back at a surreal prelude to an Ashes watershed

Take a look back at the chaotic NatWest Trophy final on July 2, 2005, the prelude to an epic Test bout and the precursor to the tied 2019 World Cup decider

Andrew Ramsey

2 July 2020, 11:07 AM AEST

Andrew Ramsey is the senior writer for cricket.com.au. He previously wrote for the Guardian, The Australian, The Times, The Telegraph, The Hindu and Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack and is the author of The Wrong Line.