IPL Ben Hilfenhaus, Vishnu Vinod, Washington Sundar get IPL2017 call-ups

In the midst of the Indian Premier League (IPL) injury crisis, a number of franchises have moved to add fresh legs to their squads with Ben Hilfenhaus replacing JP Duminy in the Delhi Daredevils squad.

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Veteran Australian seamer Hilfenhaus joins up with the Daredevils while the Royal Challengers Bangalore have replaced Lokesh Rahul (shoulder) with Kerala wicketkeeper-batsman Vishnu Vinod.

Ben Hilfenhaus has represented Australia in 27 Tests, 25 ODIs and 7 T20 Internationals. He has played for two IPL franchises in previous seasons.

23-year-old Vinod has had a good run in the limited-overs formats in domestic cricket for Kerala, hitting a total of 16 sixes in T20 competitions.

Earlier, Tamil Nadu batsman Washington Sundar was signed by Rising Pune Supergiants as a replacement for Indian Test all-rounder Ravichandran Ashwin. Sundar represented India at Under-19s level and made his senior debut for Tamil Nadu last season.

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