2nd Test: Australia crush Pakistan to clinch series
by Newsroom Staff Friday, December 30th, 2016
Melbourne, Dec 30: Australia crushed Pakistan by an innings and 18 runs in the second Test here on Friday to clinch the three-Test series 2-0.
The Australians roared to victory in the last two sessions of the final day dismissing the tourists after declaring before lunch at 624 for eight.
Pakistan went into the final session at 91/5 and managed to rack up 163 before the middle-order collapsed with three crucial wickets taken by Aussie bowler Nathan Lyon.