The Australian cricket team has been fined 40 per cent of the match fee for slow over rate on the fourth day of the second Test against India. At the same time, he scored four points in the International Cricket Council’s World Test Championship. ICC Match Referee David Boon found that the Australian team had bowled two overs less than the scheduled time, after which Tim Paine’s team was sentenced. India won the second Test by eight wickets
ICC gave statement
The ICC said in a statement, “As per Rule 2.22 of the ICC Code of Conduct, relating to players and players’ support staff, which is linked to the offense of minimum over speed, players are required to throw each over short in their team’s stipulated time. A penalty of 20 percent of the fee is levied ‘.
According to the statement, “In addition to the playing conditions of the ICC World Test Championship, Rule 16.11.2, a penalty of two points is imposed on the team for each short over bowled. As a result, four World Test Championship points were deducted from Australia’s total points.
The ICC said, “Penn accepted the crime and also accepted the proposed sentence, so there was no need for a formal hearing”.
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These charges were made by on-field umpires Bruce Oxenford and Paul Reifel, third umpire Paul Wilson and fourth umpire Gerrard Abood. Australia (0.766) is currently at the top on the basis of winning percentage points, followed by India (0.722) and New Zealand (0.625).
Ajinkya Rahane hit a century
Healing the wounds of the defeat in Adelaide, the Indian cricket team has won Australia by eight wickets on the fourth day of the second Test. With this victory, the series being played between the two countries is equal to 1-1. In this victory, Ajinkya Rahane also scored a century in the first innings with his skilled captaincy.
Under Rahane’s captaincy, India have won all the three Tests played so far, including two against Australia and one against Afghanistan.