ICC World Cup 2015 opening ceremony in pictures

The 11th cricket World Cup in 2015, hosted jointly by Australia and New Zealand, kicked off with spectacular twin opening ceremonies in Christchurch and Melbourne on 12-02-2015, with free entry for the public and a good time for everybody, including star players from the 14 participating countries. India go into the 11th World Cup, in Australia and New Zealand, as defending champions.