Dwayne Bravo (above) © Getty Images
Dwayne Bravo (above) has accepted the sanction © Getty Images

Mumbai: Gujarat Lions all-rounder Dwayne Bravo was reprimanded by the match referee for showing dissent at the umpire’s decision during last evening’s Indian Premier League (IPL) 2016 match against defending champions Mumbai Indians at Wankhede Stadium. Bravo admitted to the level 1 offence (Article 2.1.5 of the IPL Code of Conduct for Players and Team Officials) and accepted the sanction. Lions registered their third consecutive win and leading the points table after defeating Mumbai by three wickets, thanks to opener Aaron Finch’s unbeaten 67-run knock. It was a brilliant innings which included some really special shots. FULL CRICKET SCORECARD: Mumbai Indians vs Gujarat Lions, Match 9, IPL 2016

On April 13, ANI had reported that Australia’s explosive opener Aaron Finch believed that he was able to overcome his fear of facing his former teammate Mitchell Johnson after guiding new franchise Gujarat Lions (GL) to their maiden win in the Indian Premier League (IPL). Finch smashed a brilliant knock of 74 from mere 47 balls, including 17 runs off the 11 balls he faced from Johnson as the Lions claimed a five-wicket win over Kings XI Punjab (KXIP) in Mohali on Monday.LIVE CRICKET SCORECARD: Kings XI Punjab vs Rising Pune Supergiants, IPL 2016, Match 10 at Mohali

Johnson, who retired from international cricket in November, was playing his first high-profile match in Mohali. While saying that his heart starts racing every time he faces Johnson, the 29-year-old admitted that the fast bowler had ‘terrorized’ him in every net session while representing the home country in the past. Full Scorecard: Kings XI Punjab vs Gujarat Lions, IPL 2016, Match 3 at Mohali