To replace Australian pacer Kane Richardson for the remainder of the IPL 2021 season in the UAE, RCB signed English fast bowler George Garton on Wednesday.
Uncapped left-arm fast has played 38 T20 matches and took 44 wickets at 20.06.
Garton has a T20 batting average of 20.77 and a strike rate of 124.66.
Garton’s first season in the IPL, the RCB announced.
The RCB team has now replaced four players.
On September 20, RCB will face the KLR in Abu Dhabi.
🔊ANNOUNCEMENT 🔊— Royal Challengers Bangalore (@RCBTweets) August 25, 2021
Talented all-rounder from England, George Garton, will join the RCB family for the rest of #IPL2021. He completes our overseas players quota for the season. 🤩#PlayBold #WeAreChallengers #NowAChallenger pic.twitter.com/XQgIxWyFva