The lesser ones can get pigeon-holed as bits-and-pieces cricketers, but the very best are worth their weight in gold and are the most sought-after commodity in cricket.
We're talking, of course, about genuine all-rounders.
And not just one or two. This is a full working XI comprised of some of the best all-rounders in the history of the game.
With a combined total of 3263 matches, 122009 runs and 4561 wickets at international level alone, they would surely be unbeatable.
In fact, the biggest problem about facing this team would be for the scorers trying to fit 10 bowlers' details in their scorebooks.