Sri Lanka fined for slow rate over New Zealand

COLOMBO (Sri Lanka): Sri Lanka has been fined for maintaining a slow envelope rate in the first Twenty20 international against New Zealand.

the International Cricket Council dice que the 11 jugadores fueron multados con el 40 por ciento de su tarifa de partido por estar dos atrasados ​​en el calendario.

The referees had leveled the charge against the team to ICC Match referee Andy Pycroft . Sri Lanka captain Lasith Malinga He pleaded guilty and accepted the penalty.

According to ICC 's code of conduct, a fine of 20 percent of each player's match fee will be levied as a fine for every over bowled behind schedule.

Sri Lanka lost to New Zealand by five wickets on Sunday in the first of the three-match series. the second match will be played on Tuesday.