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PHOTOS: Big celebrations on after Perry, Kravitz rock Super Bowl

Last updated on: February 02, 2015 11:12 IST

The Super Bowl is a big deal in the US and here are some images from the after-match celebrations from the annual football fest.

Check out the photos right here...

New England Patriots cheerleaders celebrate after their team defeated the Seattle Seahawks in the NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game in Glendale, Arizona on Sunday

New England Patriots cheerleaders celebrate after their team defeated the Seattle Seahawks in the NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game in Glendale, Arizona on Sunday. Photograph: Brian Snyder/Reuters

Singer Katy Perry delivered a spectacular halftime show at the Super Bowl on Sunday assisted by special guests Missy Elliott and Lenny Kravitz.

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American singer Katy Perry performs onstage during the Super Bowl XLIX Halftime Show on Sunday

American singer Katy Perry performs onstage during the Super Bowl XLIX Halftime Show on Sunday. Photograph: Christopher Polk/Getty Images

Perry entered the field astride a giant, golden, robotic lion as she sang her hit "Roar" before Kravitz brought some rock guitar to a version of "I Kissed a Girl".

Recording artists Katy Perry and Lenny Kravitz perform during the Halftime show at the Super Bowl XLIX

Recording artists Katy Perry and Lenny Kravitz perform during the Halftime show at the Super Bowl XLIX at University of Phoenix Stadium. Photograph: Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports/Reuters

After Missy Elliott provided the crowd of over 70,000 with her own distinctive brand of hip-hop, including "Get Ur Freak On", Perry performed on a desert island, singing her hit "Teenage Dream" and "California Gurls".

Brazilian supermodel Gisele Bundchen, wife of Tom Brady of the New England Patriots, walks on the field with their son, Benjamin after the Super Bowl XLIX

Brazilian supermodel Gisele Bundchen, wife of Tom Brady of the New England Patriots, walks on the field with their son, Benjamin after the Super Bowl XLIX. Photograph: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images

The halftime show ended with another surprise as Perry was lifted 50 feet off the ground by a mechanical contraption and as she floated above the field singing "Firework", sparkling flames emerged from the construction.

New England Patriots kicker Stephen Gostkowski kisses the Vince Lombardi Trophy with his youngest son after the NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game. Photograph: Brian Snyder/Getty Images

New England Patriots kicker Stephen Gostkowski kisses the Vince Lombardi Trophy with his youngest son after the NFL Super Bowl XLIX football game

The after-match celebrations saw players celebrating with each other, and with family members, as the children of the players sort of outnumbered adults on the pitch.

Members of the New England Patriots click a selfie as they celebrate with the Vince Lombardi Trophy after defeating the Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl XLIX

Members of the New England Patriots click a selfie as they celebrate with the Vince Lombardi Trophy after defeating the Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl XLIX. Photograph: Christian Petersen/Getty Images

Selfies were the order of the evening as many players of the winning squad went on a selfie-clicking spree to share their joy.