IPL 2021: Eoin Morgan was fined Rs 12 lakh for his aspect’s gradual over-rate vs CSK.© Instagram
Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) captain Eoin Morgan has been fined Rs 12 lakh for sustaining a gradual over-rate throughout his aspect’s IPL 2021 match in opposition to Chennai Tremendous Kings (CSK) which KKR misplaced by 18 runs on the Wankhede Stadium on Wednesday. As this was KKR’s first offence of the season below the IPL’s Code of Conduct regarding minimal over-rate offences Morgan acquired away with a Rs 12 lakh superb.
“Kolkata Knight Riders captain Eoin Morgan has been fined after his staff maintained a gradual over-rate throughout their Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 match in opposition to Chennai Tremendous Kings on the Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai on April 21,” IPL mentioned in a press release.
“Because it was his staff’s first offence of the season below the IPL’s Code of Conduct regarding minimal over-rate offences, Mr Morgan was fined Rs 12 lakh,” it added.
As per the IPL tips, the captain of the erring staff is docked Rs 12 lakh in superb on the primary occasion of gradual over-rate. On the second occasion throughout the season, the superb for the captain is doubled (Rs 24 lakh) whereas each different member of enjoying XI is fined 25 per cent of match price or Rs 6 lakh — whichever is lesser.
When the offence is dedicated for the third time in a season, the captain has to pay a price of Rs 30 lakh and serve a one-match ban, whereas remainder of the members of the enjoying XI are charged with a superb of Rs 12 lakh or 50 per cent of match price — whichever is lesser.
In match quantity 15 of the continued IPL, CSK first posted a mammoth whole of 220/3 of their allotted 20 overs after which bundled out KKR for 202, thus registering their third win of the event and climb to the highest of the factors desk.