Hero's welcome: Brendon McCullum with his daughters, Auckland, January 31, 2015 © Getty Images

  • 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

  • Mar 29, 2015

    James Faulkner enjoys a solitary moment with the trophy © ICC

  • Mar 29, 2015

    The Australian party went deep into the night © ICC

  • Mar 29, 2015

    David Warner carries Michael Clarke on a lap © ICC

  • Mar 29, 2015

    Steven Smith soaks in the glory © ICC

  • Mar 29, 2015

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

  • Mar 29, 2015

    James Faulkner, Mitchell Johnson, Shane Watson, Brad Haddin and Steven Smith relish the victory © ICC

  • Mar 29, 2015

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