IPL 2024: DC captain Rishabh Pant suspended for one match for breaching Code of Conduct


PTI, May 11, 2024, 6:41 PM IST

New Delhi: Delhi Capitals captain Rishabh Pant will miss Sunday’s crucial match against Royal Challengers Bengaluru after he was handed a one-match suspension for maintaining a slow over-rate for the third time this IPL season.

Pant was also fined Rs 30 lakh for the Code of Conduct breach that took place during DC’s 20-run win against Rajasthan Royals on May 7 here.

DC were 10 minutes behind time at the start of the final over in that game.

“Mr Rishabh Pant, Captain, Delhi Capitals has been fined has been fined and suspended for one match for breaching the IPL Code of Conduct after his team maintained a slow over-rate against Rajasthan Royals at the Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi on May 07, 2024,” an IPL statement read.

The Capitals had been found guilty of maintaining slow over rates against Chennai Super Kings (March 31) and Kolkata Knight Riders (April 3) earlier in the season.

“As it was his team’s third offence of the season under the IPL’s Code of Conduct relating to minimum over-rate offences, Rishabh Pant was fined Rs 30 lakh and suspended for one match.”

All other DC players were also penalised.

“The rest of the members of the Playing XI, including the Impact Player, were each individually fined either INR 12 lakh or 50 per cent of their respective match fees, whichever is lesser.”

DC filed an appeal challenging this ruling of the match referee which was referred to the BCCI Ombudsman for review. The Ombudsman conducted a virtual hearing and stated that the decision of the match referee is final and binding.

“As per Article 8 of the IPL Code of Conduct, the Delhi Capitals filed an appeal challenging the ruling of the Match Referee. Following this, the appeal was referred to the BCCI Ombudsman for review. The Ombudsman conducted a virtual hearing and affirmed that the decision of the Match Referee remains final and binding,” the statement added.

The fifth-place DC take on seventh-place RCB as both teams look to keep their playoff hopes alive in Bengaluru on Sunday.

Udayavani is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel and stay updated with the latest news.

Top News

Fake Holiday Order: Dakshina Kannada DC instructs officials to file FIR

Valmiki Corp. funds used to purchase liquor before general elections: ED

Udupi: Rise in dengue cases — No sale of Paracetamol without doctor’s prescription

Will fight against copyright infringement case in court: Rakshit Shetty’s Paramvah posts open letter

No need to fear or be apprehensive: K’taka Industries Minister Patil on Reservation Bill

Heavy Rain: ‘Red’ alert issued for Dakshina Kannada and Udupi for July 18 and 19

Siddaramaiah deletes ‘100% Kannadiga reservation’ message, posts new one

Related Articles More

Suryakumar holds 2nd spot, Jaiswal makes gains in ICC T20I batting rankings

Suryakumar emerges as dark horse for India’s T20I captaincy; set to pip Pandya

Disability rights groups hit out at Yuvraj, Harbhajan, Raina for ‘mocking’ disabled people in video

Champions Trophy: ‘BCCI should give in writing that Indian Govt has declined permission to play in Pakistan’

It is a good thing that everyone is performing: Shubman Gill on competition for openers’ slots

MUST WATCH

Tapta Mudra Dharana

Banana Farming

Aghnashini River

Dr. Rajkumar

Poisoning – Prevention


Latest Additions

Fake Holiday Order: Dakshina Kannada DC instructs officials to file FIR

Karnataka govt on backfoot over reservation bill for Kannadigas in private firms

Valmiki Corp. funds used to purchase liquor before general elections: ED

Udupi: Rise in dengue cases — No sale of Paracetamol without doctor’s prescription

‘Party bigger than govt’: UP deputy CM Maurya’s cryptic post on X

Thanks for visiting Udayavani

You seem to have an Ad Blocker on.
To continue reading, please turn it off or whitelist Udayavani.