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Brendon McCullum’s Test journey in pictures

The New Zealand skipper Brendon McCullum retired from international cricket after playing a total of 101 Test matches for New Zealand.

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Brendon McCullum made his Test debut against South Africa in the year 2004. (Source: AP)

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He scored his first international Test hundred against Bangladesh at Dhaka in 2004. (Source: AP)

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A major highlight in Brendon McCullum's Test career was a triple hundred against India which came at Auckland in 2014. (Source: AP)

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The Kiwi skipper had more than 6000 runs to his name before he made his appearance in his final Test match against Australia at his home ground in Christchurch. (Source: AP)

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Brendon McCullum smacked the fastest hundred in his last Test match which came in 54 balls surpassing the joint record of Viv Richards and Misbah Ul Haq. (Source: AP)

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The Kiwi skipper smacked his 100th six during the course of his 145 runs in the first innings of his final Test at Christchurch. He also went on to create a record in this category with a total of 107 Test sixes. (Source: AP)

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McCullum also endeavoured to bag wickets in the final Test. Though he couldn't pick up a wicket to add to his 88 Test dismissals. (Source: AP)

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Brendon McCullum scored an aggregate of 170 runs in his final Test match against Australia. With the crowd at its feet, he bade farewell. (Source: AP)

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The New Zealand captain made a record of playing most successive Test matches by any player before retiring from international cricket. He played 101 Test matches. (Source: AP)