IPL 2012: Sourav Ganguly fined for slow over rate

Pune Warriors India lost their match against Deccan Chargers at Cuttack by 13 runs on Tuesday AFP

Cuttack: May 1, 2012

Pune Warriors India captain Sourav Ganguly has been fined after the team maintained a slow over rate in their match against Deccan Chargers, in Cuttack.

According to a media release issued by the IPL, Warriors were found to be one and half overs behind the required rate after allowances were taken into consideration. Warriors lost their match against Deccan by 13 runs.

“Since it was his first offence of the season under the IPL’s Code of Conduct relating to minimum over-rate offences, Ganguly was fined US 20 000,” the IPL media release stated. (PTI)