Sanju Samson of Rajasthan Royals against Punjab Kings in the Indian Premier League. Sanju Samson has been handed a fine of INR 12 lakh. Due to the slow over-rate maintained by his bowling unit. During Tuesday’s encounter against the Punjab Kings. Also, the first, over-rate offense was committed by the RR this season.
“Rajasthan Royals captain Sanju Samson has been fined after his team maintained a slow over-rate during their VIVO Indian Premier League (IPL) 2021 match against Punjab Kings at the Dubai International Stadium, Dubai on September 21,” Sanju Samson said.
‘’As it was his team’s first offense of the season under the IPL’s Code of Conduct relating to minimum over-rate offenses, Mr. Samson was fined INR 12 lakh,” he added.
Samson may have copped a fine. But he would be a happy man given the manner. Which his side snatched a win from the jaws of a certain defeat.
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The Royals defended their total of 185. Also, to a last couple of overs by Mustafizur Rahman and Kartik Tyagi. Rajasthan Royals looked out of the game. Pooran and Markram are at the line of the 18th over. It was 8 runs off the last 12 deliveries. But Mustafizur’s brilliant penultimate over Kartik Tyagi. And still had something to defend in the final over. Yes, Mustafizur got away with no-ball calls. But his bowling was of top quality.
Sanju Samson gave away just 4 runs and Tyagi went one step. Ahead of the young seamer nailed his yorkers. With the help, Royal’s script a two-run heist.
Lastly, Tyagi gave just 1 run off his first two deliveries. Before turning on the heat by dismissing a dangerous-looking Pooran. He ended up edging a well-directed yorker to Samson.