Michael Clarke got to 50 off 56 balls in his last ODI innings, Australia v New Zealand, World Cup 2015, final, Melbourne, March 29, 2015 © Mark Kolbe/Getty Images

  • Mar 29, 2015

    Michael Clarke plays a drive during his brisk half-century © Ryan Pierse/Getty Images

  • Mar 28, 2015

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

  • Mar 28, 2015

    Michael Clarke at the MCG on the eve of the World Cup final © Getty Images

  • 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 26, 2015

    Michael Clarke embraces James Faulkner © Associated Press

  • Mar 26, 2015

    Michael Clarke consoles Brad Haddin after he dropped Shikhar Dhawan on 5 © Getty Images

  • Mar 26, 2015

    A disappointed Michael Clarke walks off after picking out midwicket © Getty Images

  • Mar 26, 2015

    Thumbs up: Michael Clarke was pleased after winning the toss © AFP

  • Mar 25, 2015

    Michael Clarke with his mentor Shane Warne during practice © AFP

  • Mar 25, 2015

    Michael Clarke has a chat with David Warner © Associated Press

  • Mar 23, 2015

    Bob Hawke enjoys a laugh with Michael Clarke © Getty Images

  • Mar 20, 2015

    Michael Clarke fails to control a short delivery © Associated Press

  • Mar 20, 2015

    Umpire Marais Erasmus smiles as Michael Clarke talks to Wahab Riaz © Getty Images

  • Mar 20, 2015

    Misbah-ul-Haq and Michael Clarke walk out onto the field © AFP

  • Mar 14, 2015

    Michael Clarke made 47 while opening the batting with Aaron Finch © ICC

  • Mar 14, 2015

    Michael Clarke is hit on the back of the neck © Getty Images