Anil Kumble is roped in as the new coach of Kings XI Punjab for IPL 2020
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.
He was bought by KXIP for INR 7.6 Cr back in 2018.
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So far, he has taken 125 wickets in 139 IPL matches at an economy rate of 6.79.
Ashwin failed to guide KXIP to the playoffs in both the seasons he captained.
Periyasamy shot to fame with his exceptional performance in the TNPL 2019.
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.
These teams were not the best tactically and they paid the price for the same.