According to Geoff Allardice, the ICC's general manager of cricket, the playing conditions did not allow the third umpire or match referee to intervene
The fast bowler talks about his reinvention as a middle-overs wicket-taker and the pressure of the World Cup roller-coaster
The England wicketkeeper has revealed that a chat with the team psychologist helped him overcome his fear of failure ahead of the World Cup final
The decision to award England six runs in the final over of the World Cup final was made in consultation with all match officials, says umpire
The balance between bat and ball is vital; and the DRS needs to be wholly in the hands of the umpires
The England captain says the sides were so evenly matched there wasn't a defining moment
Opening batsman says New Zealand were "right in the box seat" until his throw deflected for four off Ben Stokes' bat
New Zealand captain Kane Williamson is also in contention for the award
From the pitches to the commentary booth to Twitter memes and press conference gems, a look at the highs and lows of the World Cup
Our writers and reporters pick their standout moments of the World Cup
Our reporters try to nurse their World Cup hangover, marvel at Williamson, and much more
Three players apiece from New Zealand and England, and two each from India and Australia
Kane Williamson to lead, Alex Carey to keep wicket, and who will open with Rohit?
A look at the trends of the tournament
Not very. But what luck they got, they made the most of
From unsuccessful footballer to being the rock of Australia's World Cup batting, the wicketkeeper-batsman has fought his way through the fringes, failure and pain
Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler, Eoin Morgan and other England players recount the thrilling World Cup final at Lord's
Kane Williamson to lead, Alex Carey to keep wicket and a surprise No.3
Astonishing, unprecedented, lucky, smart, brilliant, unlucky, flattering, faltering, preposterous - the World Cup final was all that and more
Who'd have thought Liam Plunkett Bowling Cross-Seam In The Middle Overs could become a thing?
Anantha Narayanan lists the best batting, bowling and all-round performances from the World Cup
New Zealand captain Kane Williamson says the reality of losing the World Cup in a such a tight game hit him "in waves"
A few hours of sleep did not make things any easier for New Zealand, but their grace and dignity remained one of the overriding images
Kane Williamson says it was "a real shame that the tournament was decided in the way it was" after defeat on boundary countback
It is shameful that an all-time classic final left a sour taste in viewers' mouths because of the way the winner was determined
How do you fill in the vacuum left by weeks on weeks of cricket?
Former Sri Lanka spinner Muttiah Muralitharan says England and New Zealand should have shared the title as neither team scored the winning run
Ben Stokes took the most thrilling World Cup final to a Super Over in which both teams scored 15 runs each
You couldn't have scripted the end of the World Cup final better and it will take a long time to make sense of it. But here's an attempt
The most vivid pictures from a historical World Cup final
And their captain is a man who specialises in adapting to situations as they arise
Will we have a close World Cup final for once? Osman Samiuddin, Fidel Fernando and Srinath Sripath discuss
New Zealand captain is happy to accept England should be seen as favourites
Happily for England's captain, venues don't get any more familiar than the ground at which he has been playing for Middlesex since he was 16
Which one will end up holding the trophy come Sunday evening?
It is possible that New Zealand are not punching above their weight but that their punch perfectly matches their weight
'Build pressure and try and get wickets that way,' says the New Zealand left-arm spinner of his plan against England in the World Cup final
India coach says if there was enough time, they could have tried Agarwal as an opener with Rahul dropping back to the middle order
The former India captain said there had been a lot of "baffling" decisions by the team management, including how Rayudu and Rahane had been handled.
De Villiers confirmed he had spoken to Faf du Plessis two days before South Africa picked their squad but was not trying to 'force' his way
What's a touring writer's life like? All about recording podcasts in cemeteries and being mistaken for a taxi driver, of course
Maybe winning World Cups isn't in Australia's DNA, perhaps believing they will is in ours
England won by 8 wickets (with 107 balls remaining)
England banished the angst and restored the roar that had carried the side to the top of the world ODI rankings
You could have scrolled through Jofra Archer's Twitter feed from between 2013-2016 and you would have known everything about the tournament from there
All tournament long, India's top three had piled up the runs; yet, just as in the 2015 World Cup, they collectively failed at the first knockout hurdle
New Zealand won by 18 runs
India captain heartbroken but wants to look at positives from their campaign
Captain defends middle-order but there's no way back following aggressive New Zealand onslaught
The match spilling into a second day made the New Zealander lose sleep, but he remained confident about the total they got given the conditions on offer
When the ball didn't swing, he leapt like superman to pluck catches, when it did, he prised out the world's best
New Zealand got to 2 for 1 after four overs, while India had 5 for 3; it wasn't the prediction at all
They have waited a long time for this, and made it through to the pointy end after a few wake-up calls. Never have they had a team better equipped to achieve glory
England's anti-fast bowler has dismissed some very big names at big moments of this World Cup, but do you remember him doing so?
And who has scored the most runs in ODIs without ever appearing in the World Cup?
The defining delivery of the tournament has had some superb purveyors this year, who have used it to deadly effect
Three games to go, but these two already have an XI that could easily tackle slow pitches, highways, death overs, D/L, and a Space Jam alien team
Ashantha de Mel put a positive spin on the side's World Cup campaign as they returned home
His World Cup dominance was the result of meticulous preparation, from pushing for the No 3 spot to using his long IPL downtime
South Africa won by 10 runs
Australia will take confidence from their group-stage win over England, but Lyon insisted they were underdogs for the semi-final
Stoinis had hurt his right side on Saturday and bowled only three overs
South Africa coach feels they ran out of time in trying to put together the team they would have liked to compete at the World Cup
The South Africa captain showed his emotion on reaching three figures but suggested it was not a sign he was about to call it quits
JP Duminy bows out of international content that he gave his all for the team cause while captain Faf du Plessis called him a "father figure"
Fast bowler hauled up for disciplinary breaches during the 2019 World Cup
The World Cup's underdogs came in as fan favourites, but what they really wanted to do was win games. That didn't happen
Bangladesh captain says team didn't do justice to Shakib's performances as he reflects on their tournament
Norms must be broken for a new generation to fall in love with the game, as the fans at the Bangladesh v Pakistan game showed
Shaun Marsh suffers a fractured forearm after being struck by a ball from Pat Cummins during a net session
Away from the spotlight, the Australia wicketkeeper has kept his calm and faced up to a range of pressure situations
There are still some limited-overs internationals and T20 leagues, on the anvil, but the charismatic West Indies opener is done with World Cups
ESPNcricinfo's reporters pick the moments they remember from an action-packed Week 5 at the World Cup
Broadcaster seeks to capitalise on 'once-in-a-generation' opportunity to spread the sport to wider UK audience
A World Cup win for England will have huge implications; it will inspire a new generation of players and supporters
How the World Cup reminded me of my first love in sport
This week at the World Cup, our correspondent has a few tense moments during the England v India match and stumbles on a bit of family history
England won by 119 runs
By confronting, and overcoming, the threat of elimination, they are now better prepared for a shot at ultimate glory
Graeme Swann heaped praise on England's performances against India and New Zealand, after their semi-final-clinching victory
This time there's no charm offensive - the New Zealand side just are who they are. And there's no one cuddlier at the World Cup.
They should get into the final four even with a loss to England, but that would make them the only team without a win against the other semi-finalists
In theory it's good strategy, especially when spinners are on, but a look at the recent Australia-New Zealand game says there's more to it than meets the eye
The curious ending to the match provoked anger and suspicion among fans but there are good cricketing reasons why it ended the way it did
His innings against England was polarising, but India's assistant coach is quite pleased with Dhoni's batting efforts through the World Cup
Sri Lanka won by 23 runs
How did a man who had not bowled a ball in the previous eight months come to be at the top of his mark with Sri Lanka in dire need?
A story of three balls from Bumrah v West Indies