Steve Waugh is carried through the crowd, Australia v India, 4th Test, Sydney, 5th day, January 6, 2004 © Getty Images

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    Matthew Hayden carries off Steve Waugh at the end of the Test © Getty Images

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    Steve Waugh packed his kit, and put away that red rag forever © Getty Images

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    Naturally there was a special award for Steve Waugh © AFP

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    Sachin Tendulkar, who called Steve Waugh 'an inspiration', went across to wish him the best © AFP

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    Steve Waugh was the first to congratulate Sourav Ganguly on a hard-fought series © AFP

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    Sourav Ganguly was presented the Border-Gavaskar Trophy © AFP

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    Steve Waugh took a moment out to spend time with his wife Lynette and three children © Getty Images

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    Every photographer in the house wanted a piece of Steve Waugh © Getty Images

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    The Australian flag was proudly waved © AFP

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    The Australians paraded Steve Waugh around the SCG © Getty Images

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    Steve Waugh was quickly hoisted on shoulders © Getty Images

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    Even though they did not win the Australian team celebrated © AFP

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    There were smiles of relief for the former and current captain of Australia as the match was drawn © Getty Images

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    Steve Waugh walked off and took with him all the emotion and tension of a draining day © Getty Images

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    The whole Indian team lined-up to applaud Steve Waugh off the field © AFP

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    VVS Laxman rushes across to congratulate one of his heroes on a career well played © AFP

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    From one ageing warrior to another, Anil Kumble claps Steve Waugh off © AFP

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    As soon as he hit it Steve Waugh knew the catch was going straight to Sachin Tendulkar © Getty Images