Australia vs New Zealand 2nd Test Day 4: Blundell fights valiantly, but Lyon guides Australia to 247-run win

Nathan Lyon four wickets Australia New Zealand 2nd Test Day 4 Melbourne cricket

Nathan Lyon finished with figures of 4-81 off 23 overs

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New Zealand opener Tom Blundell fought valiantly with a career-best 121, but Nathan Lyon led Australia to a 247-run win with his four-wicket haul on the fourth day in Melbourne.

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Swepson added to Australia Test squad, Bird replaces Pattinson

“Mitchell is a very exciting young leg-spinner who we think will benefit immensely from further experience in the sub-continent”

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Australia have called up uncapped leg-spinner Mitchell Swepson to their squad for the upcoming Test tour of Bangladesh, while pace bowler Jackson Bird has replaced fellow seamer James Pattinson.

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