IPL 2021: Eoin Morgan fined Rs 12 lakh for maintaining slow over rate

Kolkata Knight Riders captain Eoin Morgan becomes the third captain after MS Dhoni and Rohit Sharma to be punished with a fine of 12 lakh after his team KKR maintained a slow over rate in a match against ChennaI Super Kings on 21 April.

Kolkata Knight Riders captain Eoin Morgan becomes the third captain after MS Dhoni and Rohit Sharma to be punished with a fine of 12 lakh after his team KKR maintained a slow over rate in a match against ChennaI Super Kings on 21 April.

As the offence was committed by the team for the very first time IPL’s Code of Conduct imposed a minimum fine of 12 lakh.

As per the IPL guidelines, if offence is repeated again for the second time then the fine for the captain is doubled (24 lakh) while each member of the team has to pay 25% of match fee of 6 lakh whichever is less.

At the third instance, the captain has to pay a fine of 30 lakh and serve a one – match ban, while rest of the members of playing 11 are charged with 12 lakh or 50% of match fee whichever is less.

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