Ravichandran Ashwin (Kings XI Punjab)
Ravichandran Ashwin was bought by Kings XI Punjab in the 2018 IPL Auction
for ₹ 7.6 crores and was announced the captain of the Kings XI Punjab team for
the Indian Premier League season1 and will continue the same for the 12 th
season as well. Ashwin started his IPL career with Chennai Super Kings in 2009.
His team won two consecutive IPL titles in 2010 and 2011. Ashwin picked up 13
and 20 wickets respectively in each season. After Chennai Super Kings was
banned for the 2016 and 2017 season, he was bought by Rising Pune
Supergiants. In the 2016 season, Ashwin picked up his 100th wicket against
Kings XI Punjab in a four-wicket victory. He missed the 2017 season due to
sports hernia. Leading the Kings XI Punjab in the 2018 season, Ashwin
managed to grab 10 wickets and the team performed well in the beginning but
saw a downfall in the second half of the season resulting in a consecutive loss
of 5 matches ending up at the 7 th position.
An overview of his overall performance in the past seasons of IPL:
Astrological aspects governing the stars of Ravichandran Ashwin
Ashwin managed to grab a total of 10 wickets in the last season of IPL.
Ashwin was declared the Man of the Series in the 2010 Champions
League where he played alongside CSK.
- Ashwin performs well with the bat in the lower order and has managed
to score well when the KXIP needed him to.
According to the predictions made by our astrologers at Astroyogi,
the astrological chart of
Sun Sign – Virgo
- Name Sign – Libra
- Ruling number – 8
- Lucky Number – 5
- IPL Opening Match – 23 rd March, 2019
- Place – Chennai
- Time – 8 pm
Ashwin was born on July 17 th September, 1986 in Madras. He is 33 at the
moment. Based on his date of birth his sun sign is Virgo. IPL is commencing on
23 rd March, 2019. Local time suggests that IPL begins in Libra ascendant.
Ashwin’s ruling planet according to his sun sign is Mercury, which in retrograde
sits with Venus in the 9 th house. Mars sits in the 9 th house which gives positive
indications for him although the presence of Rahu in the will give him a hard
Based on his name, the name sign for R. Ashwin becomes Libra whose ruling
planet is Venus. At the start of the tournament, Venus sits in the 5 th house
along with Mercury which might hail good results for the team. However, if we
consider individual performances then we might see a great season for Ashwin
and captaincy will sure be better than in past seasons.
If numerology is taken into consideration then the number associated with R.
Ashwin is 8 which is the number of Saturn and his lucky number is 5 which is
ruled by Mercury. While Saturn is in the 3 rd house at the beginning of IPL,
Mercury sits in the 5 th house; all of this indicates an average season for Ashwin.
Here is the astrological analysis for today’s match from our eminent astrologer at Astroyogi: