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A full 28 years later, Stokes' unbeaten knock secured England an unlikely one-wicket win in the third Test and in the process kept the Ashes alive
This was England's highest successful fourth-innings chase and the tenth highest in Test history.
Australia were denied an Ashes-clinching win in a match where victory would have seen them retain the Ashes at 2-0 up with two to play in a five-match series.
England were left needing a mammoth 359 for victory in a match where a win for Australia would see them retain the Ashes at 2-0 up with two to play in a five-Test series.
Justin Langer insists his side will not get sidetracked from their goal of becoming the first Australia side in 18 years to win an Ashes series in England.
Tim Paine says Australia's batsmen are used to facing pace and have a few useful speedsters of their own.
Steve Smith is ruled out of the third Ashes Test after being hit on the head with Jofra Archer bouncer at Lord's.
England stick with the 12-man squad that drew the second Ashes Test at Lord's on Sunday for Headingley.
Steve Smith suffered a sickening blow to the neck from a Jofra Archer bouncer during the second Test at Lord's, forcing him off the ground for a medical assessment.
England, 1-0 down in the series, led by eight runs in the first innings but they quickly slumped to 9-2 on a gloomy evening.
With improved weather conditions, Tim Paine is set to bat against England at the Ashes Test tomorrow.
'You feel lots of guilt and you are generally frustrated but you're trying to help the lads as much as possible without making them feel worse,' says Anderson.
Left-arm quick Mitchell Starc finished as the highest wicket-taker in the 50-overs World Cup last month but was overlooked for the Ashes opener in Edgbaston.
Scans confirm he has no chance of taking part in next week's game at Lord's, with assessment taking place 'on an ongoing basis'.
Australia picked up their first win at Edgbaston in 18 years as spinner Nathan Lyon made light work of England's batting line-up to give the visitors a 251-run victory.
Ashes-holders Australia are looking to win their first series away to England since 2001.
The former captain smashed a superb 144 on his return from suspension to rescue his team on the opening day of the first Test at Edgbaston.
England goes home with a huge upset as Australia wins the Ashes Test opening today.