IPL 2023: RCB name Wayne Parnell, Vishak Vijay Kumar as replacement for Race Topley, Rajat Patidar
NEW DELHI, April 7 (IANS) The Royal Challengers of Bangalore (RCB) on Friday appointed Wayne Parnell and Vishak Vijay Kumar as replacements for the injured Races Topley and Rajat Patidar respectively for the remainder of the 2023 Indian Premier League (IPL).
Topley suffered a shoulder injury while participating in RCB’s opening match of the season against the Mumbai (MI) Indians.
Patidar did not participate in RCB’s first game of the season due to a heel injury. He has not recovered yet and was excluded from the sixteenth edition of the tournament because of the same thing.
Parnell has so far represented South Africa in 56 T20Is, as well as 6 Tests and 73 ODIs, and has 59 T20Is to his name. The left pacer has played 26 IPL matches and has many IPL wickets. Join RCB for INR 75 lakh.
Patidar’s replacement Vyashak Vijay Kumar has represented Karnataka in domestic cricket and played 14 T20s, scalping 22 wickets and joining RCB for INR 20 Lakh.