IPL: Lucknow hit ‘four’ to win, then man of the match KL Rahul fined – know the reason

Mumbai. Lucknow Super Giants captain Lokesh Rahul was fined for slow over rate against Mumbai Indians in the 15th season of the Indian Premier League (IPL-2022) match on Saturday. Rahul scored a brilliant century in his 100th IPL match but later he was fined Rs 12 lakh. Rahul’s captaincy team Gujarat Giants defeated Mumbai Indians by 18 runs at the Brabourne Stadium.

This season has been very bad for Mumbai’s most successful team of IPL. Mumbai team has lost 6 matches in this season and its winning account has not been opened yet. This is the first time in IPL history that Mumbai has to face defeat in 6 matches. However, Rahul, the captain of the new team Lucknow, was fined after this spectacular victory.

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According to a statement issued by the BCCI on Saturday night, ‘Lucknow Super Giants have been fined for slow over rate during Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 Match-26 against Mumbai Indians at Brabourne Stadium, Mumbai on Saturday. This is the team’s first case of minimum over-rate offenses under the IPL’s code of conduct, hence the penalty of Rs 12 lakh was imposed on captain Lokesh Rahul.

Talking about the match, due to KL Rahul’s unbeaten century of 103 runs, Lucknow scored 199 runs for 4 wickets in 20 overs. In reply, Mumbai team could only score 181 runs for the loss of 9 wickets. Rahul was adjudged the man of the match who scored his third century in his IPL career.

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