Stephen Fry tells an Ashes love story

Australia

We all know that England and Australia compete for the tiniest trophy in world sport, the Ashes urn, but do you know how it ended up being the thing competed for?

English actor and QI presenter Stephen Fry will tell you an amusingly illustrated tale about how the Ashes urn came to be, and the love story that followed.

Watch it here:

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And in this blooper reel, we have celebrities, players, and the likes of Tim Southee of all people, talking about how 'small but special' the urn is. Some don't quite know what to say, mind you.

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