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Last Updated: Sunday August 28 2005 17:48 GMT

Cricket: England win Fourth Test

England's Matthew Hoggard celebrates after dismissing Australia's Michael Clarke.

England have won the fourth Ashes Test by three wickets at Trent Bridge to take a 2-1 lead in the five-match series.

England's nerve-wracking victory against Australia, now gives them the chance to win the series.

The fifth and final Test will be at The Oval on 8 September.

Australia have won the last eight Ashes series and if the final outcome is 2-2, then the Tourists will retain the prized Ashes.

England's last Test campaign triumph against their oldest foes was in 1986. This is the first time England have led in a series since 1997.

Australia were bowled out for 387 and England had 129 to claim victory - but it looked wobbly at one point when England slumped to 57-4 and 116-7. Asley Giles finally put over the winning runs.