A final farewell to Phillip Hughes

In a funeral service attended by thousands and tel... more

The casket containing Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes seen here before the start of his funeral service in the town of Macksville in Sydney on December 3 2014. Photo: Reuters
1/9The casket containing Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes seen here before the start of his funeral service in the town of Macksville in Sydney on December 3 2014. Photo: Reuters
A scoreboard and side screen display tributes to cricketer Phillip Hughes at the Sydney Cricket Ground. Photo: Reuters
2/9A scoreboard and side screen display tributes to cricketer Phillip Hughes at the Sydney Cricket Ground. Photo: Reuters
Australian cricket team captain Michael Clarke stands over the casket of Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes during his funeral service. Photo: Reuters
3/9Australian cricket team captain Michael Clarke stands over the casket of Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes during his funeral service. Photo: Reuters
Among those who attended the service was fast bowler Sean Abott (Right) whose bouncer felled Phillip Hughes in a domestic match. Photo: AFP
4/9Among those who attended the service was fast bowler Sean Abott (Right) whose bouncer felled Phillip Hughes in a domestic match. Photo: AFP
Former Australian bowler Shane Warne (R) and West Indies batsman Brian Lara arrive for the funeral. Photo: AFP
5/9Former Australian bowler Shane Warne (R) and West Indies batsman Brian Lara arrive for the funeral. Photo: AFP
A cricket bat belonging to Phillip Hughes rests against his casket during his funeral service. Photo: Reuters
6/9A cricket bat belonging to Phillip Hughes rests against his casket during his funeral service. Photo: Reuters
Mourners look at the 63 bats detailing the career of cricketer Phillip Hughes during a memorial service at the Sydney Cricket Ground. Photo: AFP
7/9Mourners look at the 63 bats detailing the career of cricketer Phillip Hughes during a memorial service at the Sydney Cricket Ground. Photo: AFP
The casket containing Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes is carried past mourners at the end of his funeral service. Photo: Reuters
8/9The casket containing Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes is carried past mourners at the end of his funeral service. Photo: Reuters
The coffin of Australian batsman Phillip Hughes is carried by family members and fellow cricketers from the hall. Photo: AFP
9/9The coffin of Australian batsman Phillip Hughes is carried by family members and fellow cricketers from the hall. Photo: AFP
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