Liam Napier reflects on THAT final. Twenty-fours later, surely it's acceptable to rage at the world a little longer? Here are the five stages of grief as he sees them for fans - and how the Black Caps are coping themselves.

Heading to bed in a sleep-deprived haze last night or among the many Kiwis on this side of the world waking to a hungover state, the five stages of cricket grief may only be setting in.

1. Denial: No, wait. Boundaries, seriously?

2. Anger: At the freak overthrows, the umpiring blunders, the ludicrous ICC laws.


3. Bargaining: For more