5. Jason Holder

Jason Holder, the behemoth Barbadian all-rounder debuted in the IPL for Chennai Super Kings in 2013. On playing 6 matches, he just managed to take 2 wickets with an economy of 8.40. He was then bought by Sunrisers Hyderabad and went on to represent the team in 2014.

4. Jaydev Unadkat

Jaydev Unadkat the left-arm-fast-medium pacer has always been a visiting guest for the Kolkata Knight Riders. He debuted in the IPL playing for KKR in 2010. He didn’t get much of a chance to represent the Purple’s and warmed the bench most of the time.

3. Trent Boult

Trent Boult, the left-arm-fast-medium bowler, after being New Zealand’s highest wicket-taker in the 2015 ICC World Cup was offered a maiden IPL call to represent Sunrisers Hyderabad. After two seasons, he was listed in the auction.

2. Suryakumar Yadav

Suryakumar Yadav the rising star of the Indian batting, started his IPL career with Mumbai Indians scoring a duck in his first and only match in that season. He was later signed by Kolkata Knight Riders ahead of the 2014 auction and was used as a middle-order batter since then.

1. Chris Gayle

He hit 608 runs in 12 matches with an average of 67.55 which included two centuries and three half-centuries that year. He was also named as the Most Valuable Player in that season and his journey in the IPL has been fantabulous after 2011.