BCCI announce harsh fines for sluggish over charges


The 14th season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) is only a week away and the Board of Management for Cricket in India (BCCI) is busy in making vital preparations for the event.

To enhance the standard of the sport and the viewership expertise, the BCCI final week made a number of modifications to the present guidelines.

The IPL governing physique has determined to take away the clause of ‘comfortable alerts’ from on-field umpires. Now, the third umpire solely would be the sole adjudicator of all choices despatched to him. On the similar time, he’ll make the ultimate determination on the short-run rule as properly.

The BCCI has additionally launched the penalty for sluggish over charges for the upcoming version of the IPL. And following is the detailed description of the brand new fines levied by the India board and IPL Governing Council (IPL GC) on all of the groups that fails to finish the match at a specified time of 90 minutes per innings.

First offense: INR 12 lakh nice for the captain

Second offense: Rs 24 lakh nice for the captain and Rs. 6 lakh or 25% match price nice [whichever is lesser] for every member of the workforce excluding captain

Third and every subsequent offense: INR 30 lakh nice and one-match ban for the captain and Rs. 12 lakh or 50% match price nice [whichever is lesser] for every member of the workforce excluding captain.

Particular Notice: If the captain leaves his function to keep away from the third offense and the next one-match ban, he’ll proceed to obtain the aforementioned sanctions until BCCI has in writing in regards to the confirmed change in captaincy.

The 2021 IPL marketing campaign will bowl out on the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on April 9.