As for the KXIP franchise, they are currently ranked seventh in the points table.
However, he didn’t go off the field and also, batted later on.
Punjab’s last match happened four days ago in which they replicated their close win over Rajasthan Royals.
He suffered an injury during the domestic One Day tournament
Rajpoot has played three matches in IPL 12 so far, taking three wickets at an average of above 35.
Ups and Downs in Hardik's life gave him strength to hit right back to be on track
The Jharkhand-born didn't bat thereafter.
Ashwin has been named in the 13-man squad but his participation in the game remains doubtful.
With the series on the line, India will be desperate to have their spin spearhead Ashwin fit.