Ashes Test: In the stands at the Gabba, an Australian fan proposed to his girlfriend. During Australia’s first Ashes Test against England. Rob and Nat were the names of the concerned individuals participating in the proposal. In front of his girlfriend Nat, Rob got down on one knee. And he asked her if she was interested in marrying him. During the morning session, Rob asked the question. At the Gabba on day three of the first Ashes Test.
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Ashes Test: Since going viral online, Nat was taken aback by the proposal. But gave her much-coveted ‘yes’ moments. Her agreement led to jubilant celebrations of hugs and kisses, which were caught on camera.
Moreover, it’s not the first time a proposal has been witnessed during an Ashes Test in Brisbane. A marriage proposal was spotted in 2017. On Day 2, the couple was watching an Australia vs. England match from the Pool Deck. In the first innings, they were bowled out for just 147 runs. As Australia built up 425 points, England was dealt more blows with the ball. And thanks to a century from Travis Head. In the first innings, David Warner (97) and Marnus Labuschagne (74), among others, contributed to Australia’s massive 278-run lead.
Furthermore, the visitors began their second innings with caution. However, in the first over after lunch, newly-appointed Australian captain Pat Cummins made the breakthrough for his team. With 13 runs on the board, Cummins sent starter Rory Burns back to the pavilion. Mitchell Starc joined the party on July 27 when Hasib Hameed was removed.
Ashes Test: Lastly, Joe Root and Dawid Malan were brought onto the pitch as a result of it. They’ve anchored the ship for the journey to England. With England’s second innings, the pair had put up a century stand for the visitors. After 63 overs, the scoreboard reads 204/2.
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