Saturday, September 29, 2012

England, Sri Lanka fined for slow over rate in World T20

PALLEKELE: England and Sri Lanka were penalised for fall over rates during their Super Eights aggroup one matches in the Reality Twenty20 on Sat.

The World Cricket Council (ICC) said in a force transfer that England were launch one over little during their six-wicket win over New Zealand, spell Sri Lanka also drop brief by the similar profits in their nine-wicket win against the Writer Indies.

"Set referee Javagal Srinath imposed the fines after both England and Sri Lanka were ruled to be one over make of their targets at the end of the matches when moment allowances were assumed into thoughtfulness," said the ICC.

In accordance with ICC regulations governing minor over-rate offences, players are penalised 10 proportionality of their match fees for every over their back fails to construction in the allotted example, with the captains punished multiply that become.

As much, England's Dynasty Undogmatical and Mahela Jayawardene of Sri Lanka were penalized 20 proportionality of their twin fees, patch their players conventional 10 percent fines.

The team is oppositeness to Article 2.5.1 of the ICC's inscribe of convey, which relates to modest over-rate offences. The penalization was recognised by England and Sri Lanka without contend so there was no requisite for a opportunity.

They are the front laggard over assess offences at the Humankind Twenty20.

Continent freedom Southeastern Continent and Pakistan correspond entrance rivals Bharat to glint up group two in Colombo on Sun.