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Brendon McCullum scores 25 in his last Test innings against Australia

Brendon McCullum scored 170 runs in his last Test match against Australia in his home town of Christchurch.

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Playing his final Test, and at home in Christchurch, Brendon McCullum was conferred with a guard of honour on the first day's play. (Source: AP)

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New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum grabbed the ball to bring variety to the attack and bring Australian innings to an end. (Source: AP)

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McCullum came out to bat for the last time in international cricket against Australia in Christchurch. (Source: Twitter)

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The captain showed some resistance to the Kangaroo bowlers as he struck 3 fours and a six during the course of his last Test innings. (Source: AP)

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Australian bowlers didn't give McCullum a chance to repeat his first inning heroics as they tried to keep the batsman on his toes with short balls. (Source: AP)

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But after scoring 25 runs from 27 balls, and 6453 Test runs, McCullum was gone to Josh Hazlewood. Here, David Warner jogged across to congratulate Baz on a great career. (Source: Twitter)

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As the crowd rose to its feet, Brendon McCullum saluted his home support for one last time. (Source: AP)