Ravichandran Ashwin said it has been a wonderful journey with Kings XI Punjab. © Twitter
Ravichandran Ashwin has thanked the Kings XI Punjab franchise for their support over the past two years as he led the Indian Premier League (IPL) team. Ashwin's time at KXIP came to an end on Friday with the Delhi Capitals who officially announced a trade deal in which the off-spinner went to the franchise in the national capital, while left-wing spinner Jagadeesha Suchith went the other way.
"It was a wonderful trip with Kings XI Punjab," Ashwin said on the Kings XI Punjab website.
"I will always look back with pleasure on the two years I spent with the kings and will miss all my teammates. I look forward to new challenges. I also want to thank the fans for their endless support during the two years, it was unbelievable to see them come true and support their team, "he added.
Anil Kumble, who was recently named KXIP & # 39; s director of cricket and head coach, said that "it is now time to look at the next step".
"We thank him for his contribution to the team over the past two years and wish him every success in his future efforts. We will look to strengthen the team at the auction to ensure that we have a well-balanced team at the enter the new IPL season, "said Kumble.
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