Bengaluru: The Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) has signed Kerala opening batsman Vishnu Vinod for the ongoing season of Indian Premier League.
Vishnu has been selected as replacement of injured wicketkeeper batsman Lokesh Rahul.
Vishnu had grabbed many an eyeball with his dazzling performance in the Vijay Hazare Trophy and Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy tournaments.
Vishnu hails from Kalliseri in Thiruvalla.
The RCB has also picked Australian pacer Ben Hilfenhaus to replace injured J P Duminy.