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IPL 2021: MI skipper Rohit Sharma fined Rs 12 lakh for maintaining slow over-rate against DC

  • Press Trust of India
  • April 21st, 2021
  • 9:26:05 IST

Chennai: Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma was fined Rs 12 lakh for maintaining a slow over-rate during the IPL game against Delhi Capitals in Chennai on Tuesday.

MI skipper Rphit Sharma in action against DC. Sportzpics

MI skipper Rphit Sharma in action against DC. Sportzpics

Experienced leg-spinner Amit Mishra (4/24) spun his web around the Mumbai Indians batsman to restrict them to sub-par 137/9 and Delhi chased the target with five balls to spare on Tuesday.

"Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma has been fined after his team maintained a slow over rate during their IPL 2021 match against Delhi Capitals at the MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai on 20 April," the IPL said in a statement.

"As it was his team's first offence of the season under the IPL's Code of Conduct relating to minimum over rate offences, Sharma was fined Rs 12 lakh," the statement added.

Updated Date: April 21, 2021 09:26:05 IST

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