Ravichandran Ashwin mentioned It’s been a lovely adventure with Kings XI Punjab. © Twitter
Ravichandran Ashwin has thanked the Kings XI Punjab franchise for his or her enhance over the last two years when he used to be the captain of the Indian Premier League (IPL) squad. Ashwin’s time with KXIP got here to an finish on Friday with the Delhi Capitals formally saying a industry deal through which the off-spinner went to the franchise based totally within the nationwide capital whilst left-arm spinner Jagadeesha Suchith went the opposite direction.
“It’s been a lovely adventure with Kings XI Punjab,” Ashwin used to be quoted as announcing via the Kings XI Punjab web page.
“I will be able to all the time glance again fondly on the two years I spent with the Kings and can omit all my teammates. I’m having a look forward to new demanding situations. I might additionally love to thank the lovers for his or her unending enhance over the 2 years, it used to be implausible to peer them pop out and enhance their workforce,” he added.
Anil Kumble, who used to be just lately named KXIP’s Director of Cricket and head trainer, mentioned that “it is now time to appear against your next step”.
“We thank him for his contribution to the workforce during the last two years and want him effectively in his long term endeavours. We can have a look at strengthening the squad on the public sale to make sure that we’ve got a well-balanced workforce as we input the brand new IPL season,” Kumble mentioned.