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Murugan Ashwin      

Full name Murugan Ashwin

Born September 8, 1990, Chennai, Tamil Nadu

Current age 25 years 156 days

Major teams TNCA President's XI

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak googly

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 3 1 1 1 1* - 48 2.08 0 0 0 0 1 0
List A 2 2 1 5 5 5.00 7 71.42 0 0 0 0 0 0
Twenty20 6 2 1 3 3* 3.00 5 60.00 0 0 0 0 1 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 3 2 402 246 1 1/176 1/176 246.00 3.67 402.0 0 0 0
List A 2 2 74 69 3 3/38 3/38 23.00 5.59 24.6 0 0 0
Twenty20 6 6 138 127 10 3/18 3/18 12.70 5.52 13.8 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Odisha v Tamil Nadu at Cuttack, Nov 2-5, 2012 scorecard
Last First-class Vidarbha v Tamil Nadu at Nagpur, Dec 1-4, 2012 scorecard
List A debut Mumbai v Tamil Nadu at Hyderabad, Dec 11, 2015 scorecard
Last List A Punjab v Tamil Nadu at Hyderabad, Dec 13, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Haryana v Tamil Nadu at Nagpur, Jan 2, 2016 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Hyderabad (India) v Tamil Nadu at Nagpur, Jan 10, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
3/18 Tamil Nadu v Hyderabad Nagpur 10 Jan 2016 T20
1/28 Tamil Nadu v H. Pradesh Nagpur 9 Jan 2016 T20
1/22 Tamil Nadu v Gujarat Nagpur 7 Jan 2016 T20
0, 0/22 Tamil Nadu v Vidarbha Nagpur 6 Jan 2016 T20
3*, 2/9 Tamil Nadu v Bengal Nagpur 3 Jan 2016 T20
3/28 Tamil Nadu v Haryana Nagpur 2 Jan 2016 T20
5, 0/31 Tamil Nadu v Punjab Hyderabad 13 Dec 2015 LA
0*, 3/38 Tamil Nadu v Mumbai Hyderabad 11 Dec 2015 LA
1*, 0/70 Tamil Nadu v Vidarbha Nagpur 1 Dec 2012 FC
1/176 Tamil Nadu v Karnataka Chennai 9 Nov 2012 FC
Profile

M Ashwin, a legbreak bowler, finished the 2015-16 Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy as Tamil Nadu's second-highest wicket-taker with 10 wickets, and a month later acquired a contract with Rising Pune Supergiants for INR 4.5 crores. Although he has played just three first-class matches, his economy rate of 5.52 in the T20 tournament went a long way in securing him a spot with the new franchise. Ashwin's early years were spent at the cricket academy run by CS Suresh Kumar, the former Tamil Nadu batsman, before making the transition to the senior side on the back of strong performances for the state's Under-23s side. Ashwin has been a regular feature over the years as a net bowler for Chennai Super Kings.

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2nd T20I: India v Sri Lanka at Ranchi
Feb 12, 2016 (19:30 local | 14:00 GMT | 09:00 EST | 08:00 CST | 06:00 PST)
1st Semi-final: Assam v Saurashtra at Vadodara
Feb 13-17, 2016 (09:30 local | 04:00 GMT | 23:00 EST -1d | 22:00 CST -1d | 20:00 PST -1d)
2nd Semi-final: M. Pradesh v Mumbai at Cuttack
Feb 13-17, 2016 (09:30 local | 04:00 GMT | 23:00 EST -1d | 22:00 CST -1d | 20:00 PST -1d)
Final: TBA v India U19 at Dhaka
Feb 14, 2016 (09:00 local | 03:00 GMT | 22:00 EST -1d | 21:00 CST -1d | 19:00 PST -1d)
3rd T20I: India v Sri Lanka at Visakhapatnam
Feb 14, 2016 (19:30 local | 14:00 GMT | 09:00 EST | 08:00 CST | 06:00 PST)
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