Tuesday 19 November, 2019

Jamaica Tallawahs penalised for slow over rate against TKR

Andre Russell of Jamaica Tallawahs in action against Trinbago Knight Riders on Friday, September 6 at the Queen's Park Oval.

Andre Russell of Jamaica Tallawahs in action against Trinbago Knight Riders on Friday, September 6 at the Queen's Park Oval.

The Jamaica Tallawahs were charged with a breach of Article 2.5 of the Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) Code of Conduct – Minimum Over Rate Offences – at the end of Match 3 against Trinbago Knight Riders (TKR) on Friday, September 6 at the Queen’s Park Oval, Port of Spain. 

The charge of being one over down was laid by the match officials team against the captain of the Tallawahs, Chris Gayle. 

As provided for at Appendix 2, Section 4.2 of the Code of Conduct, the applicable monetary fine was imposed on the captain, and the Jamaica Tallawahs team was penalised with a 0.05 reduction in their net run rate. 

Jamaica Tallawahs lost the match by 22 runs.

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