IPL desk in Mumbai 05 May 2012 - 09:55pm IST
Smith warned for showing dissent
PWI all-rounder found guilty of Level 1 offence during KKR game
Steve Smith in Code of Conduct Breach
Steve Smith from the Pune Warriors India team received an official warning and reprimand for breaching the DLF Indian Premier League (IPL) Code of Conduct during his team’s match against Kolkata Knight Riders at Eden Gardens this evening.
Mr Smith admitted the Level 1 offence (Article 2.1.3) of showing dissent at an umpire's decision during the 9th over of the Pune Warriors India innings.
For Level 1 breaches of the IPL Code of Conduct, the Match Referee’s decision is final and binding.