A list of the 10 presidential hopefuls disqualified from the race by the Egyptian elections commission.
Most prominent figures:
_ KHAIRAT EL-SHATER _ Deputy head of the Muslim Brotherhood and its chief strategist.
_ HAZEM ABU ISMAIL _ A lawyer-turned-television preacher who was a favorite of ultraconservative Islamists known as Salafis.
_ OMAR SULEIMAN _ One of the most powerful figures in Mubarak's inner circle, serving as his intelligence chief since 1993.
_ AYMAN NOUR _ A prominent dissident under ousted leader Hosni Mubarak's regime who spent many years in jail.
Lesser known candidates:
_ MORTADA MANSOUR, ASHRAF BAROUMA, MAMDOUH QUTB, HOSSAM KHAIRAT, IBRAHIM AL-GHARIB, AHMED AWAD AL-SAIDI