IPL 2021: Virat Kohli with Harshal Patel throughout RCB’s match towards CSK on Sunday.© BCCI/IPL
Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) skipper Virat Kohli was fined Rs 12 lakhs for his aspect’s gradual over-rate towards Chennai Tremendous Kings (CSK) on the Wankhede Stadium on Sunday. Ravindra Jadeja whacked 37 runs within the closing over of CSK’s innings after which got here again to select three wickets because the MS Dhoni-led aspect thrashed RCB by 69 runs. The all-rounder smashed 62 runs in simply 28 balls, with the assistance of 5 sixes and 4 fours, as CSK scored 191 of their allotted 20 overs. In reply, RCB managed to attain 122/9 and suffered their first defeat of the continuing Indian Premier League (IPL).
“RCB captain Virat Kohli has been fined after his group maintained a gradual over-rate throughout their Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 match towards CSK on the Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai on April 25,” IPL stated in a launch.
“Because it was his group’s first offence of the season underneath the IPL’s Code of Conduct regarding minimal over-rate offences, Kohli was fined Rs 12 lakhs,” it added.
RCB will now tackle Delhi Capitals on the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad on Tuesday.