NEW DELHI: Sri Lanka’s team had to face defeat in the second ODI against India. With this, the Sri Lankan team also lost the series, but now the third hit has fallen on the Sri Lankan team, because the International Cricket Council (ICC) has fined the host Sri Lankan team. The ICC has fined the Sri Lankan team for their slow over rate in the second ODI against India.
Sri Lanka have been fined 20 per cent of their match fee for their slow over-rate against India in the second match of the three-match ODI series played at the R Premadasa International Cricket Stadium in Colombo. ICC Elite Panel’s match referee Ranjan Madugalle has found the team led by Dasun Shanaka guilty of not bowling overs in time and fined the rest of the team, including the captain.
According to Article 2.22 of the ICC Code of Conduct for Players and Player Support Personnel, which deals with minimum over-rate offences, players are fined 20 percent of their match fees if their team fails to bowl in the allotted time. Lives. In addition, in accordance with Article 16.12.2 of the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup Super League playing conditions, a team is awarded a penalty of one point for each over short.
This is the reason why the Sri Lankan team will have to lose one point from their points table during the ICC Cricket World Cup Super League. Captain Dasun Shanaka pleaded guilty to the offense and accepted the proposed sanction. Hence, there was no longer any need for a formal hearing in the matter. On-field umpires Kumar Dharmasena and Lyndon Hannibal, third umpire Ruchira Palliyaguruge and fourth umpire Prageeth Rambukwella made the allegations against the Sri Lankan team.