Cheryl Cole snubs Simon Cowell and X Factor UK after axe from US show

Cheryl Cole snubs Simon Cowell and X Factor UK after axe from US show

Furious Cheryl Cole snubs Cowell”s offer of return to British X Factor after humiliating axe from U.S. show

9:50 AM on 27th May 2011

Low profile: Cheryl Cole, pictured earlier this month at Cannes airport, has gone into hiding following her sacking from the U.S. X Factor

Low profile: Cheryl Cole, pictured earlier this month at Cannes airport, is in hiding following her sacking from the X Factor USA

Back-up offer: Cheryl Cole is said to be furious with Cowell and plans to snub his offer of her old job on UK X Factor

Back-up offer: Cheryl Cole is said to be furious with Cowell and plans to snub his offer of a return to her old job on UK X Factor

Yet to sign: Kelly Rowland (left) and Tulisa Contostavlos are expected to join Louis Walsh and Gary Barlow on the UK judges panelYet to sign: Kelly Rowland (left) and Tulisa Contostavlos are expected to join Louis Walsh and Gary Barlow on the UK judges panel

Yet to sign: Kelly Rowland (left) and Tulisa Contostavlos are expected to join Louis Walsh and Gary Barlow on the UK judges panel

Delighted: Scherzinger leaves Los Angeles airport LAX yesterday with a wide smile on her faceDelighted: Scherzinger leaves Los Angeles airport LAX yesterday with a wide smile on her face

Delighted: Scherzinger leaves Los Angeles airport LAX earlier this week with a wide smile on her face

Replaced: Cheryl Cole has been sacked from the U.S. version of X Factor, with former Pussycat Doll Nicole Scherzinger taking her place Nicole Scherzinger

Replaced: Cheryl Cole has been sacked from the U.S. version of X Factor,with former Pussycat Doll Nicole Scherzinger taking her place

Changing styles: Cheryl arrived for the first day of auditions wearing a bright outfit and massive hair before toning things down for a more demure look as auditions continuedChanging styles: Cheryl arrived for the first day of auditions wearing a bright outfit and massive hair before toning things down for a more demure look as auditions continuedReady to go: Cheryl looked excited as she arrived for day two of the auditions in Chicago earlier this month

Changing styles: Cole arrives for the first day of auditions wearing a bright outfit and massive hair before toning things down for a more demure look as the auditions went on

TODAY”S POLL

Do you think it was right to fire Cheryl Cole from X Factor USA

Yes – nobody would have understood her No – Nicole Scherzinger shouldn”t have replaced herVOTECheryl Cole POLL RESULTS Close All polls Click to view yesterday”s poll resultsDM.has(“rcp”, “poll”, pollId: “1026366”, channelId: “4”, questionId: “” );

Experienced: Scherzinger had previously replaced Cole on the UK X Factor when she was seriously ill with malaria

Experienced: Scherzinger had previously replaced Cole on the UK X Factor when she was seriously ill with malaria

CHERYL GETS SUPPORT FROM HER CELEBRITY FRIENDS

The big reveal: Steve Jones, Scherzinger, L.A Reid, Paula Abdul, Simon Cowell and Cole pose as they prepare to record the first audition show last month

The big reveal: Steve Jones, Scherzinger, LA Reid, Paula Abdul, Simon Cowell and Cole pose as they prepare to record the first audition show last month

WHERE DID IT ALL GO WRONG FOR CHERYL

Paula Abdul