Mumbai, April 8 (H.S.). Delhi Capitals captain Rishabh Pant has been fined Rs 12 lakh for his slow over rate in the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 match against Lucknow Super Giants on Thursday.
A statement issued by the IPL said, “Delhi Capitals team has been fined for slow over rate against Lucknow. Since this was the team’s first offense of the season under the IPL’s code of conduct relating to minimum over rate offences, Delhi captain Rishabh Pant has been fined Rs 12 lakh.
Talking about the match against Lucknow, in this match, Delhi batted first and scored 149 runs for 3 wickets in 20 overs. For Delhi, opener Prithvi Shaw scored 61 runs off 34 balls with 9 fours and 2 sixes, while skipper Rishabh Pant scored an unbeaten 39 off 36 balls and Sarfaraz Khan scored an unbeaten 36 off 28 balls. Ravi Bishnoi took 2 and Krishnappa Gautham took 1 wicket for Lucknow.
In reply, Lucknow won the match by scoring 155 runs for the loss of four wickets in 19.4 overs. For Lucknow, Quinton de Kock scored 80, captain KL Rahul made 24, Krunal Pandya scored 19 not out and Ayush Badoni scored 10 not out. For Delhi, Kuldeep Yadav took 2 wickets, Lalit Yadav and Shardul Thakur took 1-1 wickets.