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

  • Mar 29, 2015

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

  • Mar 29, 2015

    Daniel Vettori fans make their voices heard © Mark Kolbe/Getty Images

  • Mar 24, 2015

    Tim Southee, Daniel Vettori, Trent Boult and Corey Anderson before the start of the game © International Cricket Council

  • Mar 24, 2015

    Brendon McCullum congratulates Daniel Vettori © Associated Press

  • Mar 24, 2015

    Tim Southee and Daniel Vettori bask in the glory of victory © AFP

  • Mar 24, 2015

    Agony and ecstasy: Dale Steyn slipped but Grant Elliott did not © AFP

  • Mar 24, 2015

    Daniel Vettori is pumped after New Zealand's stunning win © AFP

  • Mar 21, 2015

    The entire New Zealand team converges to congratulate Daniel Vettori on his catch © Getty Images

  • Mar 13, 2015

    Daniel Vettori and Tim Southee saw New Zealand home with seven balls to spare © Getty Images

  • Mar 13, 2015

    Daniel Vettori celebrates the wicket of Soumya Sarkar © Getty Images

  • Mar 12, 2015

    Daniel Vettori took the only wicket to fall in the South African innings © Getty Images

  • Mar 8, 2015

    New Zealand take a break © Getty Images

  • Mar 8, 2015

    Daniel Vettori reached the landmark of 300 ODI wickets © AFP

  • Mar 8, 2015

    Daniel Vettori winds up to deliver © Getty Images

  • Feb 28, 2015

    Daniel Vettori roars after dismissing Steven Smith © Getty Images

  • Feb 17, 2015

    Daniel Vettori shakes hands with Iain Wardlaw after hitting the winning runs © Getty Images

  • Feb 17, 2015

    Daniel Vettori congratulates Brendon McCullum on a diving catch © Getty Images

  • Feb 17, 2015

    Daniel Vettori dives to intercept the ball © Getty Images