MS Dhoni fined for Chennai Super Kings' slow over-rate

MS Dhoni (right) was fined USD 20,000 after CSK were found two overs behind the required rate © IANS

Chennai: Apr 28, 2013
Chennai Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni was today fined after his side maintained a slow over rate during their Indian Premier League (IPL) match against Kolkata Knight Riders here.

At the end of the match, Chennai Super Kings were assessed to be two overs behind the required rate after allowances were taken into consideration.

Since it was his first offence of the season under the IPL’s Code of Conduct relating to minimum over-rate offences, Dhoni was fined USD 20,000.

Chennai won the match by 14 runs.