Murugan Ashwin

Murugan Ashwin (born 8 September 1990) is an Indian cricketer who plays for Tamil Nadu and for Punjab Kings in the Indian Premier League (IPL).[1]

Murugan Ashwin
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Personal information
Full nameMurugan Ashwin
Born (1990-09-08) 8 September 1990 (age 31)
Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
BattingRight-handed
BowlingRight-arm leg break
RoleBowler
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
2012–presentTamil Nadu
2016Rising Pune Supergiant
2017Delhi Daredevils
2018Royal Challengers Bangalore
2019–2021Punjab Kings
Career statistics
Competition FC LA T20
Matches 4 22 82
Runs scored 25 86 119
Batting average 25.00 10.75 8.50
100s/50s 0/0 0/0 0/0
Top score 23* 25* 34*
Balls bowled 450 799 1,677
Wickets 1 20 79
Bowling average 280.00 38.00 25.94
5 wickets in innings 0 0 0
10 wickets in match 0 0 0
Best bowling 1/176 3/14 3/8
Catches/stumpings 1/– 10/– 26/–
Source: Cricinfo, 17 November 2021

Domestic careerEdit

Ashwin made his List A debut on 11 December 2015 in the 2015–16 Vijay Hazare Trophy.[2] He made his Twenty20 debut on 2 January 2016 in the 2015–16 Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy.[3]

Indian Premier LeagueEdit

Ashwin was bought at the 2016 Indian Premier League auction by the Rising Pune Supergiants for INR 4.5 crores from his base price of INR 10 lakhs.[4] In February 2017, in the 2017 IPL auction, Ashwin was bought by the Delhi Daredevils team for the 2017 Indian Premier League for INR 1 crore.[5]

In January 2018, Ashwin was bought by the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 2018 IPL auction.[6] In December 2018, he was bought by the Kings XI Punjab in the player auction for the 2019 Indian Premier League.[7][8]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Murugan Ashwin". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 22 December 2015.
  2. ^ "Vijay Hazare Trophy, Group A: Mumbai v Tamil Nadu at Hyderabad, Dec 11, 2015". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 22 December 2015.
  3. ^ "Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy, Group A: Haryana v Tamil Nadu at Nagpur, Jan 2, 2016". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 10 January 2016.
  4. ^ "List of players sold and unsold at IPL auction 2016". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 8 February 2016.
  5. ^ "List of players sold and unsold at IPL auction 2017". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 20 February 2017.
  6. ^ "List of sold and unsold players". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 27 January 2018.
  7. ^ "IPL 2019 auction: The list of sold and unsold players". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 18 December 2018.
  8. ^ "IPL 2019 Auction: Who got whom". The Times of India. Retrieved 18 December 2018.

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