Rishabh Pant
Rishabh Pant. (Picture Supply: IPL/BCCI)

Delhi Capitals skipper Rishabh Pant has been fined INR 12 lakh for sustaining a sluggish over-rate throughout his aspect’s six-wicket defeat in opposition to Lucknow Tremendous Giants on Thursday (April 7). The sport went proper all the way down to the wire as there have been plenty of twists and turns in LSG’s chase of 150 on the Dr. DY Patil Sports activities Academy, Mumbai. Nonetheless, they finally crossed the road with a few deliveries to spare.

DC have now suffered their second successive defeat within the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 and as if this was not woeful sufficient, the staff captain has been discovered responsible of sustaining a sluggish over-rate. He thus joined Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma and Surisers Hyderabad captain Kane Williamson, who’ve additionally dedicated this offence as soon as this season.

“The Delhi Capitals have been fined after they maintained a sluggish over-rate throughout their TATA Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 match in opposition to Lucknow Tremendous Giants on the DY Patil Stadium, Navi Mumbai on April 7,” THE IPL stated in a media launch.

“Because it was the staff’s first offence of the season beneath the IPL’s Code of Conduct referring to minimal over charge offences, Delhi Capitals captain Rishabh Pant was fined Rs 12 lakhs.”

Revamped Delhi Capitals couldn’t convey fruitful outcome

In the meantime, DC made some important modifications because the likes of David Warner and Anrich Nortje had been accessible. They’re drafted within the XI straightaway however couldn’t stay as much as the expectation. Warner was dismissed for simply 4 whereas his opening companion Prithvi Shaw made a quickfire 61. Contributions from skipper Pant and Sarfaraz Khan took DC to 149/3 of their allotted 20 overs.

In reply, LSG acquired off to a flying begin with openers KL Rahul and Quinton de Kock including 73 runs for the primary wicket. The latter additionally went onto full a half-century. The baton was then handed onto Krunal Pandya and Ayush Badoni, who took the Tremendous Giants over the road with some lusty blows.



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