Second only to the Oscars in terms of pomp and circumstance, the dust has settled on another Indian Premier League auction and the creme dela creme of T20 cricket have been carved up among the various teams.
Or have they? For various reasons such as age, budget and lack of form an astonishing array of talent has been left behind on the shelf.
So the Bleacher Report selectors have stepped in to pick a team from the unsold list that would give any of the established franchises a run for their money.
Please note the unwanted XI is not selected to match the IPL restrictions of having four overseas players etc.
*Statistics taken from espncricinfo unless specified.