Deepankar Kaur | cricket20
The IPL have announced Sachin Tendulkar, Gautam Gambhir and Kumar Sangakkara have each been fined US$20,000 for maintaining slow over rates during yesterdays games.
The captains were each found guilty of the IPL’s Code of Conduct relating to minimum over rate offences and were fined by the match referee’s.
Tendulkar was guilty of a slow over rate during his side 4 run victory over the Rajasthan Royals at Brabourne Stadium in a game which saw the Royals Yusuf Pathan score a 37 ball century.
Meanwhile Gautam Gambhir and Kumar Sangakkara were found guilty of the same offence during their sides game at the Punjab Cricket Association Stadium where the DareDevils won by 5 wickets against the Kings XI.