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Cannabis lamps to light up Ashes?

By Matias Grez

Updated 1551 GMT (2351 HKT) July 28, 2015
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One of the cannabis-growing lamps donated to Warwickshire County Cricket Club (WCCC) by West Midlands Police to help keep soil warm and grow grass on the outfield. West Midlands Police
England face Australia in the third Ashes Test at Edgbaston Wednesday with the series tied at 1-1. Gareth Copley/Getty Images
Liverpool used similar lighting equipment to tend their pitch back in 2007. Clive Brunskill/Getty Images
Here is a picture of Dutch club Groningen pitch lamp. DENNIS BEEK/AFP/Getty Images
The lamps donated to WCCC had been confiscated from a cannabis farm. Leon Neal/AFP/Getty Images
Edgbaston was the location for one of the great Ashes moments when England's Andrew Flintoff consoled Australia's Brett Lee after the home side won the Test by just two runs in 2005. Tom Shaw/Getty Images