Brendon McCullum and Daniel Vettori at a function organised for the returning players, Auckland, March 31, 2015 © Getty Images

  • Mar 31, 2015

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

  • Mar 31, 2015

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

  • Mar 29, 2015

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

  • Mar 29, 2015

    Brendon McCullum aims for the stumps © Mark Kolbe/Getty Images

  • Mar 29, 2015

    Brendon McCullum appears downcast at the presentation © Mark Kolbe/Getty Images

  • Mar 29, 2015

    Brendon McCullum congratulates Michael Clarke after his innings © Getty Images

  • Mar 29, 2015

    Mitchell Starc got rid of Brendon McCullum for a duck © Mark Kolbe/Getty Images

  • Mar 29, 2015

    Mitchell Starc races away after bowling Brendon McCullum © Robert Cianflone/Getty Images

  • Mar 28, 2015

    Brendon McCullum goes air borne in the nets © AFP

  • Mar 28, 2015

    Michael Clarke and Brendon McCullum wish each other the best before the big final © International Cricket Council

  • Mar 28, 2015

    The captains, the trophy and the arena - Michael Clarke and Brendon McCullum pose for pictures © International Cricket Council

  • Mar 28, 2015

    Michael Clarke shares his thoughts with Brendon McCullum © AFP

  • Mar 28, 2015

    Michael Clarke and Brendon McCullum pose with the World Cup trophy © International Cricket Council

  • Mar 24, 2015

    Brendon McCullum congratulates Daniel Vettori © Associated Press

  • Mar 24, 2015

    Brendon McCullum thanks the crowd for their strong support © AFP

  • Mar 24, 2015

    The long handle as demonstrated by Brendon McCullum © Getty Images

  • Mar 24, 2015

    Tried and tested: Brendon McCullum struck 56 of his 59 runs in boundaries © Getty Images

  • Mar 24, 2015

    Brendon McCullum loses his shoe © Getty Images