Sanju Samson, Rajasthan Royals skipper has been fined for sustaining a sluggish over-rate throughout an Indian Premier League (IPL 2021) match in opposition to Punjab Kings on Tuesday (September 21). Sanju Samson was fined Rs 12 lakh for sustaining a sluggish over-rate of their opening IPL 2021 match in UAE leg in opposition to Punjab Kings.
After being despatched in to bat by Punjab Kings captain KL Rahul, Rajasthan Royals obtained off to a flying begin with openers Evin Lewis and Yashasvi Jaiswal going all weapons blazing within the powerplay. Evin Lewis departed after scoring 36 whereas Yashasvi Jaiswal missed his half-century by a run. Mahipal Lomror made a helpful contribution of 43 runs off simply 17 deliveries to assist Rajasthan submit a complete of 185 of their allotted 20 overs.
Sanju Samson Fined INR 12 Lakh For Sluggish Over Fee
The 2 sides had been taking part in their first match after the resumption of the IPL on September 19. In an exhilarating Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 match final evening, Rajasthan Royals (RR) made an epic comeback, beating Punjab Kings (PBKS) by simply two runs.
Punjab wanted simply 4 runs within the last over to win the sport however was stopped from their march in direction of victory by RR bowler pacer Kartik Tyagi. Kartik Tyagi, the MOM, managed to take two essential wickets and provides away only one run in his last over spell.
“Because it was his staff’s first offence of the season underneath the IPL’s Code of Conduct regarding a minimal over-rate offences, Sanju Samson was fined Rs 12 lakh,” learn an official assertion.
Rajasthan Royals registered an exhilarating two-run victory over Punjab Kings on the Dubai Worldwide Stadium. Chasing 186, Punjab Kings obtained off to a wonderful begin as openers KL Rahul and Mayank Agarwal placed on 120 runs for the opening wicket.
Nevertheless, after this, Rajasthan was in a position to make a comeback and the facet registered an exhilarating victory. Kartik Tyagi returned with two wickets and he was adjudged as Man of the Match. With this win, Rajasthan Royals has moved to the fifth spot within the factors desk with eight factors from as many video games.
Arshdeep Singh’s 5 Wicket Haul In Vein As Royals Win
Earlier, Arshdeep Singh took a five-wicket haul for Punjab Kings as Rajasthan Royals was bundled out for 185. For the Sanju Samson-led facet, Yashasvi Jaiswal and Mahipal Lamror scored 49 and 43 respectively. For Punjab, Mohammed Shami additionally scalped three wickets. Rajasthan Royals will subsequent lock horns in opposition to Delhi Capitals on Saturday on the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi.
Punjab Kings cruised for the higher a part of their stiff chase of 186 runs, with opener Mayank Agarwal scoring 67 off 43 deliveries and skipper KL Rahul, 49 off 33 balls. All that modified when the subsequent two batsmen, Nicholas Pooran (32 off 22) and Aiden Markram (26* off 20), didn’t rotate the strike within the final two overs and let the staff fall quick by simply two runs.
Rajasthan Royals 185 (Jaiswal 49, Lomror 43, Arshdeep 5-32, Shami 3-21) beat Punjab Kings 183 for 4 (Agarwal 67, Rahul 49, Tyagi 2-29, Tewatia 1-23)