The Nation reveals the cost of the World Cup closing ceremony © The Nation

  • Apr 30, 2007

    Brendon McCullum and Shane Bond return home from the World Cup © Getty Images

  • Apr 30, 2007

    The ICC's Dave Richardson faces the media in Barbados © Getty Images

  • Apr 30, 2007

    Malcolm Speed faces the media to explain the farcical end to the World Cup © Getty Images

  • Apr 29, 2007

    A trio of winners: Ricky Ponting, Glenn McGrath and Adam Gilchrist with the World Cup trophy © AFP

  • Apr 29, 2007

    Ricky Ponting holds aloft the 2007 World Cup trophy 24 hours after Australia beat Sri Lanka in the final © AFP

  • Apr 28, 2007

    Adam Gilchrist kisses Matthew Hayden © Getty Images

  • Apr 28, 2007

    An angry Ricky Ponting gesticulates at a team-mate © Philip Brown

  • Apr 28, 2007

    Shane Watson is bowled by Lasith Malinga © Getty Images

  • Apr 28, 2007

    Adam Gilchrist and Ricky Ponting take a single © AFP

  • Apr 28, 2007

    Shaun Tait and Brett Lee after the win © Getty Images

  • Apr 28, 2007

    Fans remember the famous Barbados-based fan, King Dyal © AFP

  • Apr 28, 2007

    Adam Gilchrist celebrates smacking a 72-ball hundred © AFP

  • Apr 28, 2007

    The last three overs of the World Cup were played out in darkness © Getty Images

  • Apr 28, 2007

    Matthew Hayden hits over the top © Getty Images

  • Apr 28, 2007

    Australia lift the World Cup for the fourth time © AFP

  • Apr 28, 2007

    Ricky Ponting and Aleem Dar don't see eye to eye © Getty Images

  • Apr 28, 2007

    Ricky Ponting and Mahela Jayawardene speak to Steve Bucknor about the chaotic scenes at the end of the final © Getty Images

  • Apr 28, 2007

    Ricky Ponting and Mahela Jayawardene discuss the light © Getty Images