Ashwin got into the KXIP setup in 2018 at a price of INR 7.6 crores.
Ashwin was the skipper of Kings XI Punjab in IPL 2018 and 2019.
Kumble will now give the presentation to the management on October 19 where the final decision on Ashwin's retention is also expected to be taken.
The opening batsman also talks form, idols, his teammate Jasprit Bumrah and the most fearsome bowlers he's ever faced.
Among the shortlisted candidates, Hussey is definitely the most experienced with IPL.
It seems that the Delhi based franchise sees Ashwin as a replacement to their ace spinner Amit Mishra, who at 36 is past his prime.
IPL 2019 was a thrilling season for a few but for some, it only left despondence to them.
Mumbai Indians became the most successful team in the history of IPL this year.
Ashwin's KXIP was knocked out after the round-robin stage.
CSK's Imran Tahir and SRH's David Warner bagged Purple and Orange caps respectively for their scintillating IPL outing.