Sanju Samson was fined Rs 12 lakh for sustaining sluggish over-rate vs Punjab Kings.© BCCI/IPL
Sanju Samson, captain of Rajasthan Royals, was fined Rs 12 lakh for sustaining sluggish over-rate throughout his aspect’s Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 match in opposition to Punjab Kings in Dubai on Tuesday. Rajasthan Royals registered an exciting win over Punjab Kings as Kartik Tyagi defended 4 runs within the remaining over. “Rajasthan Royals captain Sanju Samson has been fined after his team maintained a slow over rate during their VIVO Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 match against Punjab Kings at the Dubai International Stadium, Dubai on September 21,” an IPL media launch learn.
“As it was his team’s first offence of the season under the IPL’s Code of Conduct relating to minimum over rate offences, Mr Samson was fined Rs 12 lakh,” it additional learn.
On Tuesday, after being despatched in to bat by Punjab Kings captain KL Rahul, Rajasthan Royals obtained off to a flying begin with openers Evin Lewis and Yashasvi Jaiswal going all weapons blazing within the powerplay.
Lewis departed after scoring 36 whereas Jaiswal missed his half-century by a run.
Mahipal Lomror made a helpful contribution of 43 runs off simply 17 deliveries to assist Rajasthan submit a complete of 185 of their allotted 20 overs.
In reply, KL Rahul and Mayank Agarwal placed on a 120-run opening stand to arrange the chase.
However, each batsmen have been dismissed within the span of seven deliveries and Punjab Kings batsmen then succumbed below strain as they ultimately fell two runs wanting the goal.
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