IPL 2021: Rohit Sharma fined for MI’s slow over rate against DC

Last Updated: Wednesday, 21 April 2021 (16:53 IST)
Chennai: Mumbai Indians captain has been fined Rs 12 lakh for his side maintaining a slow over-rate during the match against Delhi Capitals.

“..... Rohit Sharma has been fined after his team maintained a slow over-rate during their match against Delhi Capitals at the MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai on April 20,” 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 a minimum over-rate offences, Mr Sharma was fined Rs 12 lakh,” the statement added.
 
Delhi Capitals beat Mumbai Indians by six wickets on Tuesday.
 
Veteran spinner Amit Mishra’s four-wicket haul helped DC restrict the mighty MI batting lineup to a score of 137/9. DC then chased the target with five balls to spare. (UNI)