India have been fined 40 per cent of their match charges for sustaining a slow over-rate against England in the fifth T20 Worldwide right here.
Javagal Srinath of the ICC Elite Panel of Match Referees imposed the sanction after Virat Kohli’s group was dominated to be two overs in need of the goal after time allowances have been considered.
“In accordance with Article 2.22 of the ICC Code of Conduct for Gamers and Participant Help Personnel, which pertains to minimal over-rate offences, gamers are fined 20 per cent of their match charges for each over their facet fails to bowl in the allotted time,” the ICC mentioned in a press release.
Kohli pleaded responsible to the offence and accepted the proposed sanction, so there was no want for a proper listening to.”
On-field umpires Anil Chaudhary and Nitin Menon, and third umpire KN Ananthapadmanabhan leveled the cost.
India defeated England by 36 runs to assert the five-match T20I sequence 3-2 on Saturday.