It's hard to choose an IPL XI from the 120-odd players who turned out in South Africa. The players selected by
did something of note up to the final. That’s why Sehwag and Gambhir failed to make the cut, as did Symonds. Going with the cap on foreign players (not more than four) meant Dilshan, Hodge and Duminy too missed out. Here is our pick listed in batting order.