2. Philip Hughes: The idea of finding secret team strategies all over Twitter on the match-eve didn't appeal to anyone;
3 & 4. Monty Panesar & Mark Ramprakash: Shelved for a future Indian-origins' Premier League.
5. Shahid Afridi: His impersonation of Statue of Liberty after every dismissal was found neither original nor aesthetic;
6. Vernon Philander: The surname cooked his goose;
7. Sulieman Benn: With Mitchell Johnson and Haddin not in IPL, Benn would have been of limited utility.