KL Rahul & Gaikwad punished high penalties after the match..!?

Sowmiya Sriram

KL rahul & Gaikwad punished high penalties after the match..!?

For the first time this season, lucknow captain KL rahul and chennai Super Kings captain Ruturaj Gaikwad have been fined Rs 12 lakh each for their slow over-rate offenses. The anticipation of IPL 2024 is increasing day by day. The 34th match of IPL 2024 was played between chennai Super Kings and lucknow Super Giants at Ekana Stadium. lucknow beat chennai by 8 wickets in this match. In this match, the captains of both teams have been fined due to their mistakes. Here we will see what kind of mistakes were made by lucknow captain KL rahul and chennai captain Ruduraj Gaikwad.

The Board of Control for cricket in india (BCCI) fined rahul and Ruturaj for slow over-rate. This is rahul and Gaikwad's first offense under the IPL code of conduct. Due to this, both were fined Rs 12 lakh each. If the duo repeats this mistake this season, they will be fined Rs 24 lakh. A third offense could result in a ban from the next IPL match. This is not the first match where captains have been fined. So far this season, Shubman Gill, rishabh pant, Shreyas Iyer, hardik pandya, and sanju samson have already data-faced fines for slow over rates. delhi Capitals captain Pant was fined twice.

In this match, the captain of lucknow Supergiants K.L.Rahul won the toss and decided to bowl. Based on that, chennai Super Kings, who came to bat first, scored 176 runs for the loss of 6 wickets in 20 overs. ravindra jadeja gave hope by accumulating 57 runs in 40 balls with 5 fours and 1 six. MS Dhoni, who entered the field at the last moment, scored 28 runs with the help of 3 fours and 2 sixes, facing just 9 balls. Apart from this none of the other Chennai batsmen did anything better. Chasing the target, lucknow Supergiants won by 2 wickets in 19 overs. lucknow captain KL rahul scored 82 runs off 53 balls with 9 fours and 3 sixes and won the man of the match award. Apart from this, quinton de kock scored 54 runs off 43 balls with 5 fours and 1 six. This has formed a great partnership in the beginning.

Mustafizur rahman and Pathirana took one wicket each for the chennai team.

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