Some of these players benefitted from their alcohol consumption on match days but it didn't serve them well in the long run.
Here's how the fraternity spent its day on social media platforms.
The Proteas batsman played IPL for now defunct Deccan Chargers and had been a champion with the same team in 2009.
Though the opening pair will most likely be Hashim Amla and Quinton de Kock, the fight between Hendricks and Markram was for the no.3 spot in the playing XI.
Gibbs retired from the game back in 2010.
"A lot depends on the weather in England."
Kohli is enjoying time away from the field and has been constantly posting pictures of his vacation.
These players can surely repeat the feat with the flat pitches on offer in England.
Here's how the fraternity spent their time on social media.
Here is how the cricketers spent their day on Twitter and Instagram.