Kolkata Knight Riders captain Eoin Morgan was fined Rs 12 lakh due to the slow over rate. Apart from this, the team also lost against CSK by 18 runs in Wankhede.
Wednesday’s day proved extremely bad for Kolkata Knight Riders captain Eoin Morgan. While on the one hand his team faced defeat against Chennai Super Kings, on the other hand they were also fined by the organizers of BCCI and IPL. In this way, KKR, owned by King Khan, had to suffer a double whammy.
Fined due to slow over rate
Indeed, Kolkata Knight Riders captain Eoin Morgan has been fined against Chennai Super Kings for slow over-rate. KKR could not bowl 20 overs against CSK in the stipulated time. After which KKR was fined Rs 12 lakh by Eon Morgan on behalf of the organizers of BCCI and IPL due to slow over rate.
12 lakh fine
The Code of Conduct of the Indian Premier League rules for minimum over rate. Under this, if you are unable to complete the prescribed 20 overs in a limited time, then the captain has to pay a fine. Right now the team has been fined only Rs 12 lakh. If this happens for the second time, then the amount of this fine will be increased.
KKR lost by 18 runs
Eoin Morgan has confessed to this charge and sentence, after which no hearing will be held in this case. Please tell that Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s team CSK defeated Kolkata Knight Riders by 18 runs in a thrilling match. With this, CSK hit a hat-trick of victories in this season. At the same time, Kolkata has lost three of their four matches.