Spectacular opening for the World Cup 2015
Australia and New Zealand welcome the ICC cricket World Cup after a gap of 23 years. It has been a long wait but Melbourne and Christchurch finally greet fans and cricketers with open arms for the showpiece event.
Here are few of the pictures.
1. The Captains
2. .... And they smile
3. MS Dhoni and Misbah-ul-Haq. They meet again on 15th Feb, but this time it will be on field.
4. A Giant Mechanical Robot Kicks off with a bang at Myer Music Bowl in Melbourne, Australia.
5. Welcoming Team India.
6. Welcoming Team Pakistan.
7. Flag bearers ahead of the ICC 2015 Cricket World Cup at Hagley Park in Christchurch, New Zealand.
8. Ten captains with the trophy.