Shakib, Nurul fined

Sports Desk, Arfin Shobuz, Staff Reporter, Dhaka Office: Shakib, Nurul fined, Bangladesh captain Shakib Al Hasan and reserve player Nurul Hasan have each been fined 25 in line with cent of their match fees for separate incidents inside the course of the T20I toward Sri Lanka in Colombo. Both game enthusiasts have moreover acquired one demerit component each for breaching Level 1 of the ICC code of behavior.

In the final over of a annoying chase, Shakib gestured toward the Bangladesh batsmen Mahmudullah and Rubel Hossain to return off the sector, from the edge of the boundary, while remonstrating in competition to an umpiring preference.

He have become placed to have indulged in “behavior that is contrary to the spirit of the sport”.
Nurul changed into seen arguing with Sri Lanka captain Thisara Perera after he end up despatched via the group directly to the sector of play to pass on a message to the 2 batsmen. He changed into observed accountable of violating Article 2.1.2, which gives with “conduct that brings the game into disrepute”.

This turned into the number one time both participant had picked up a demerit issue for the cause that gadget got here into impact on 22 September 2016.

On Saturday morning, both Shakib and Nurul pleaded accountable to the offences and standard the sanctions proposed by using way of suit referee Chris Broad and, as such, there was no want for a proper hearing.

“Friday’s incidents have been disappointing as you do not want to look such participant conduct in the direction of any degree of cricket,” Broad said in a statement. “I keep in mind that it changed into a worrying and an component-of-the-seat in shape with vicinity inside the very last on the street, however the movements of the 2 gamers had been unacceptable and can’t be condoned as they honestly went overboard. Had the fourth umpire now not stopped Shakib and the fielders remonstrating, after which the on-vicinity umpires no longer intervened between Nurul and Thisara, things may additionally need to have turn out to be worse.”

The prices have been levelled via on-area umpires Raveendra Wimalasiri and Ruchira Palliyaguruge, 1/3 umpire Ranmore Martinesz and fourth umpire Lyndon Hannibal.


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