IPL 2018: RCB replaces Coulter-Nile with Corey Anderson

The Kiwi allrounder has previously played for the Mumbai Indians and the Delhi Draedevils.

RCB acquired Corey Anderson for his base price of Rs. 2 Crore.   -  GETTY IMAGES

The Royal Challengers Bangalore on Saturday picked explosive Kiwi all-rounder Corey Anderson to replace Australian fast bowler Nathan Coulter-Nile for IPL 11. Coulter-Nile is still recovering from a sustained injury and has been prescribed ample rest.

RCB acquired Anderson for his base price of Rs. 2 Crore. The 27-year-old has previously played for the Mumbai Indians and the Delhi Draedevils.

The Virat Kohli - led side kickstarts its campaign against the Kolkata Knight Riders on April 8 at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata.