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  Wednesday, 16 October, 2002, 15:48 GMT 16:48 UK
1981: Botham takes the summer by storm

The pressure begins to show on Ian Botham after a first Test defeat. He resigns after the second Test draw
The pressure begins to show on Ian Botham after a first Test defeat. He resigns after the second Test draw

Mike Brearley was recalled as captain for the third test at Headingley
Mike Brearley was recalled as captain for the third Test at Headingley

Ian Botham and Dennis Lillee: two of the greatest bowlers in Ashes history
Ian Botham and Dennis Lillee: two of the greatest bowlers in Ashes history

Lawson finds himself on the receiving end of another lusty Botham shot
Lawson finds himself on the receiving end of a lusty Botham shot

Not surprisingly Botham is the centre of attention after helping England to victory
Not surprisingly Botham is the centre of attention after helping England to victory

English fans celebrate a memorable 18 run victory in the third Test, setting them on the way to a 3-1 win
English fans celebrate a memorable 18 run victory in the third Test, setting them on the way to a 3-1 win

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