KKR Star Jason Roy Guilty Of Breaching IPL Code Of Conduct In Match Against RCB

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) opener Jason Roy has been fined 10 per cent of his match fee for breaching the Indian Premier League’s code of conduct during their match against Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium on Wednesday. The IPL said, “Kolkata Knight Riders batsman Jason Roy has been fined 10 per cent of his match fee for breaching the IPL Code of Conduct during his Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023 match against Royal Challengers Bangalore at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru.” ” In a statement on Wednesday.

The KKR opener played a brilliant 29-ball 56 but was left disheartened after getting out and hitting a bail with the bat, which is a breach of the IPL code of conduct.

Mr Roy admitted a Level 1 offense under Article 2.2 of the IPL’s Code of Conduct. For Level 1 breaches of the Code of Conduct, the match referee’s decision is final and binding,” the IPL statement further read.

Coming into the match, KKR got a much-needed win after four consecutive losses as they defeated RCB in Match 36 of IPL 2023.

Jason Roy’s blistering 56 (29) and skipper Nitish Rana’s 21-ball 48 took KKR to 200/5. Varun Chakravarthy (3/27) and Suyash Sharma (2/30) spun a web around the RCB batsmen as KKR restricted RCB to 179/8 and won by 21 runs.

Chasing 201, RCB got off to a brisk start as openers Virat Kohli and Faf du Plessis went straight on the attack. Kohli hit the first ball of the innings off Vaibhav Arora for a four over one to third man and then Du Plessis flicked a wide to short fine leg. The two then added 19 runs in Umesh Yadav’s over, with Kohli hitting a four over extra cover and du Plessis ending the over with two sixes.

Nitish Rana brought Suyash Sharma into the attack early in the third over and the young spinner answered his captain’s call with the big wicket of du Plessis (17 off 7), caught at long-on and just three runs in the over Given.

Kohli kept the momentum going with two fours off Suyash but the youngster came back in the over and lbw Shahbaz Ahmed to take the score to 51/2. After the RCB batsman hit the previous ball for a boundary, Chakraborty pulled off a major blow by getting the in-form Glenn Maxwell caught at mid-off. It was the first time this season that RCB had lost three wickets in the powerplay as they reached 58/3 at the end of the first six overs.

After a relatively quiet three overs, Mahipal Lomror improved the scoring, hitting Sunil Narine for two sixes to take the score to 96/3 at the halfway mark.

Kohli then completed his half-century off 33 balls. Lomror (34 off 18) hit another six off Chakraborty but the wily spinner had him caught at deep square leg in the next ball. RCB lost another Kohli (54 off 37) in the very next over as he was brilliantly caught at deep mid-wicket by Venkatesh Iyer off Russell. Kohli pulls it forcefully over deep mid-wicket, where Iyer moves to his left and takes a fine low diving catch.

Dinesh Karthik and Suyash Prabhudesai added 22 runs off 16 balls, but Prabhudesai was dismissed in the 15th over as Suyash Sharma finished an impressive spell of 4-0-30-2, conceding just six in his final over. Gave runs. Above.

With 56 needed off 24 balls, Andre Russell bowled a fine over, conceding just eight runs and taking the wicket of Hasaranga. Chakraborty then provided a crucial breakthrough as he had Karthik (22 off 18) caught at deep mid-wicket. He bowled a brilliant over, conceding only four and ending with 4-0-27-3.

With 44 needed off 12, it was always going to be a tough task and the home team managed just 22 as KKR won the match by 21 runs.

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