IPL desk in Mumbai 15 May 2012 - 11:39am IST
Rayudu, Harshal fined for breach of code
Players admit to offences in RCB v MI game
Ambati Rayudu and Harshal Patel fined for Code of Conduct Breaches
Ambati Rayudu of the Mumbai Indians has been fined 100% of his match fee for using obscene and abusive language towards Royal Challengers Bangalore player Harshal Patel at the end of last night’s match at the Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bangalore (Level 2 offence - Article 2.2.8).
Harshal Patel has been reprimanded and fined 25% of his match fee for bringing the game into disrepute by his aggressive reaction to Rayudu’s words (Level 1 offence - Article 2.1.8).
The two players admitted the offences with which they were charged and accepted the imposition of the sanctions.