Michael Clarke face reflects the glow of the trophy, Australia v New Zealand, World Cup 2015, final, Melbourne, March 29, 2015 © ICC

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

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

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

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    James Faulkner enjoys a solitary moment with the trophy © ICC

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    The Australian party went deep into the night © ICC

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    David Warner carries Michael Clarke on a lap © ICC

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    Steven Smith soaks in the glory © ICC

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

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

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

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    Brendon McCullum congratulates Michael Clarke after his innings © Getty Images

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    Left-arm over: Mitchell Starc guzzles a drink offered by Mitchell Johnson © Ryan Pierse/Getty Images

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    David Warner celebrates with fiancée Candice Falzon and daughter Ivy Mae © Ryan Pierse/Getty Images

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    No looking back: Michael Clarke packs his gear for the last time in ODIs © Ryan Pierse/Getty Images

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    Michael Clarke and his wife Kyly pose with the World Cup trophy © Ryan Pierse/Getty Images

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    Glenn Maxwell checks out the World Cup trophy © Ryan Pierse/Getty Images

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    Australia's players give Michael Clarke a guard of honour © Ryan Pierse/Getty Images

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    David Warner and Glenn Maxwell laugh after a cameraman trips © Quinn Rooney/Getty Images