IPL: Delhi Capitals completes Ashwin agreement, announcement soon
NEW DELHI: Kings XI Punjab spinner Ravichandran Ashwin there is a lot of talk about moving to Delhi capitals It has finally been completed and the announcement will be made soon. Although the co-owner of KXIP Ness Wadia Before refuting the rumors, it was learned that Delhi had secured the services of the spinner.
Speaking to IANS, sources in the Delhi capitals franchise said that while the move has been completed, an announcement would be made in the near future.
Yes, it is done and we will announce it soon, the official said.
Previously, speaking with IANS, Anil Kumble , Director of Cricket operations of Kings XI Punjab , had expressed uncertainty over the future of Ashwin, saying that he had just come on board and it was too early to speak on permutations and combinations that they were planning for the 2020 edition.
A decision has not yet been made. I just got on board in the last week. In due time we will know the decisions we are going to make. I have not reached the details of the team. The players we are going to retain, to the players that we are going to exchange, none of those areas has been examined, said the former head coach of India, Kumble.
The remarks came after KXIP co-owner Wadia had said that the franchise had decided not to trade the spinner with DC.
Under Ashwin's leadership, KXIP played well in the first half of the last two seasons before losing strength in the second half. They finished seventh in 2018 and sixth in 2019.
The measure also means that KL Rahul could receive the role of captain for the next edition.
Yes, that is a great possibility because Rahul is not only one of the highest ranking players, but also understands the operation of the team and the strengths and weaknesses of the team members, said a source aware of the developments in the Camp KXIP