Dream11 IPL KXIP VS MI: KL Rahul will need Murugan Ashwin to perform to help win against MI

Murugan Ashwin made his IPL debut in 2016 for Rising Pune Supergiants and then later got picked by Kings XI Punjab in 2018.

Murugan Ashwin is an Indian cricketer who plays for Tamil Nadu domestically. He made his List A debut in the 2015-16 season of the Vijay Hazar trophy. After making his T20 debut in 2016, he was picked up by the Rising Pune Supergiants for the IPL for a whopping 4.5 crores compared to his base price of Rs 10 lakhs. He was later picked by the franchise form Delhi in 2017 and played for the RCB in 2018.

In the 2018 auction, Ashwin got picked by the Kings XI Punjab and has been with the franchise since then. He made an impact on the field in 2019 which gave him an advantage for selection in 2020. He is a bowler who provides breakthrough to the team which the captain is looking for. Murugan has helped the Kings over the two years to break partnerships and win games. The 2020 season has highlighted the bowlers’ capability to adjust to situations and still perform at his highest.


With the Kings XI Punjab having a good season even after not winning the games they would have wanted to, they have a lot more games to go. Murugan is one of the main bowlers for the side and would like to take wickets to help the side win. With Kings XI Punjab set to play against Mumbai Indians tonight, Murugan Ashwin will play an important role in sending the aggressive MI batsman back to the pavilion.