The franchise is keen on starting from the scratch under the new coach.
The England international is one of the most explosive top-order batsmen playing the game today and is a must-have for most IPL teams looking for a batsman.
These players will be definitely on the list of the franchise.
Will they pick him in the auction now?
The franchises might have to pay the price for some of their surprising decisions.
The title-holders Chennai Super Kings already look a settled unit with 23 players in their squad.
Kings have decided to release 11 players from the squad.
KXIP have also secured the services of Prasanna Agoram as their high-performance coach.
These players are indispensable members of their respective national teams.
Sehwag was with KXIP for two years as a player and mentored them in he previous edition.