Mumbai Indians' head coach Ricky Ponting shares a few tips with Parthiv Patel during a training session, IPL 2015, Mumbai, March 31, 2015 © PTI

  • Mar 31, 2015

    Brendon McCullum and Daniel Vettori at a function organised for the returning players © Getty Images

  • Mar 31, 2015

    Mike Hesson strides out to massive applause at Queen's Wharf © Getty Images

  • Mar 31, 2015

    Brendon McCullum and his team were welcomed back with gusto © Getty Images

  • Mar 31, 2015

    The troops are back: Martin Guptill, Ross Taylor, Mitchell McClenaghan and Luke Ronchi arrive home © Getty Images

  • Mar 31, 2015

    Hero's welcome: Brendon McCullum with his daughters © Getty Images

  • Mar 30, 2015

    Azhar Ali and PCB chairman Shahryar Khan speak to the media © AFP

  • Mar 30, 2015

    Azhar Ali speaks to the media after his appointment as Pakistan's ODI captain © AFP

  • Mar 30, 2015

    Stiff wind in St John's Wood damaged the famous Father Time weathervane © Marylebone Cricket Club

  • Mar 30, 2015

    Mitchell Starc signs autographs © Getty Images

  • Mar 30, 2015

    Michael Clarke shows off the World Cup trophy to fans at Federation Square in Melbourne © ICC

  • Mar 30, 2015

    Australia's celebrations continued into Monday © Getty Images

  • Mar 29, 2015

    Mitchell Starc takes off after bowling Brendon McCullum © Mark Kolbe/Getty Images

  • Mar 29, 2015

    Andhra won the South Zone title after defending 129 © Andhra Cricket Association

  • Mar 29, 2015

    Australia sealed their fifth World Cup © ESPNcricinfo Ltd

  • Mar 29, 2015

    Michael Clarke face reflects the glow of the trophy © ICC

  • Mar 29, 2015

    Grant Elliott and Tim Southee reflect on what could have been © ICC

  • Mar 29, 2015

    So near...: Daniel Vettori walks past the World Cup trophy © ICC

  • Mar 29, 2015

    Smith gone wild: David Warner sprays champagne on teammates © ICC