9 News – A loved-up cricket fan has proposed to his partner while sitting poolside at the Gabba in Brisbane.


  • Michael Landridge popped the question to girlfriend Tori Roebuck on Day Two of the Ashes series between Australia and England.
  • Mr Landridge told BBC Sport he’d been planning the proposal for three months.
  • “I’ve been obsessed with the Ashes since I was born and I wanted to share that with Tori.”
  • Ms Roebuck said she went into shock and didn’t say anything, just nodded.
  • “I left him hanging, but I think he assumed it was okay,” she told BBC Sport.

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