Jaipur, Apr 9: Rajasthan Royals' captain Rahul Dravid has been fined $20,000 for maintaining a slow over rate during their IPL match against Kolkata Knight Riders here on Monday night (April 8).
"Rajasthan Royals captain Rahul Dravid has been fined after the team maintained a slow over rate during last night's IPL match against Kolkata Knight Riders in Jaipur," the IPL authorities said in a release on Tuesday.
At the end of the match, Rajasthan Royals were assessed to be two overs behind the required rate after allowances were taken into consideration. "Since it was his first offence of the season under the IPL's Code of Conduct relating to minimum over-rate offences, Mr. Rahul Dravid was fined USD 20,000," the release stated.
Rajasthan won the match by 19 runs. Rajasthan are currently on top of the points table with two wins.