After weeks of wonder, rumour and speculation the first draft picks for The Hundred have been made.
Would teams go for pace or for spin? For players with proven track records or young up-and-coming talents? All was revealed on Sunday night.
Below are the eight players who were snapped up immediately in the first round. Have the teams chosen wisely?
Trent Rockets – Rashid Khan
Southern Brave – Andre Russell
Northern Superchargers – Aaron Finch
Welsh Fire – Mitchell Starc
Oval Invincibles – Sunil Narine
Manchester Originals – Tahir
London Spirit – Glenn Maxwell
Birmingham Phoenix – Liam Livingstone