One of the legends of Bangladeshi cricket and a long-time servant of the national team, Mushfiqur Rahim is yet another big name, who has surprisingly never played in the IPL.

3. Mushfiqur Rahim 

Paul Stirling is one of the pioneers of Irish cricket and one of the most experienced white ball batters. The Ireland batter made his T20I debut in 2009 and has appeared in 107 matches ever since. Yet, he has never been part of the IPL in its 15 editions.

2. Paul Stirling

It is surprising that a modern great and an all-format player such as the former England captain has never featured in the IPL.

1. Joe Root