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Updated on: Friday, December 10, 2021, 01:58 PM IST

Watch video: English fan proposes Australian girlfriend during Ashes Test in Brisbane; leave netizens awestruck

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While Australia and England were battling it out in the middle at the Gabba in Brisbane on Friday, a man proposed to his girlfriend in the stands and got an affirmative in response.

The man, Rob, met his girlfriend, Nat, during the Ashes in 2017-18 at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. "I'm going to keep this short and sweet," Rob said to a surprised Nat. "It's been four years. Will you marry me?"

"It wasn't expected at all. I'm still so shocked," Nat told 7 Cricket after she said yes. Rob is an English supported while Nat supports Australia.

Here's how some of the netizens reacted to the moment:

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On the field, England fought back through Joe Root and Dawid Malan's half centuries after being in a 278-run first innings deficit.

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Published on: Friday, December 10, 2021, 01:58 PM IST
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