IPL 2021: Dhoni Gets A Big Shock, Fined 12 Lakhs For This Mistake

MS Dhoni fined for slow over rate

Delhi Capitals Defeated Chennai Super Kings By 7 Wickets In The Second Match Of The IPL Season. After The Defeat, The Players Of Chennai Must Have Lost Their Morale. Team Captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni Is Also Very Disappointed. On The Other Hand, Mahendra Singh Dhoni Has Received A Major Setback. Team Captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni Has Been Fined Rs 12 Lakh.

MS Dhoni fined for slow over-rate

Dhoni Has Been Fined For Not Completing 20 Overs Within The Stipulated Time By The IPL. This Time The IPL Has Tightened The Rules Regarding Punctuality. Now That This Is The First Mistake Of The Season, Dhoni Has To Pay Only The Financial Penalty.

The Statement Issued By The IPL Said That His Team’s First Mistake Regarding The Rate Of Minimum Over Rate Is That, Due To The Rules Of IPL, He Is Fined Rs 12 Lakh. Under The New IPL Rules, Teams Have To Complete 20 Overs In 90 Minutes This Season. That Is, Their Over-Rate Should Be 14.1. There Is A Provision For Imposing A Penalty If It Is Not Met.

The Chennai Bowlers Bowled Only 18.4 Overs As The Delhi Capitals Bowlers Achieved The Target Of 189 Runs With 8 Balls Left. With The Help Of Opener Shikhar Dhawan And Prithvi Sau, The Quick Batting For Delhi Easily Defeated Chennai. Both Shared A 138-Run Partnership In 13.3 Overs.