IPL2020: Rs 12 lakh fine imposed on Virat Kohli for his poor game

Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli has been fined Rs 12 lakh after his team kept up a low over-rate during their Indian Premier League match against Kings XI Punjab.


Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli has been fined Rs 12 lakh after his team kept up a low over-rate during their Indian Premier League match against Kings XI Punjab.

"As it was his team's first offence of the season under the IPL's Code of Conduct relating to minimum over-rate offences, Mr. Kohli was fined Rs 12 lakh," the IPL said in a release.

The Indian batting pillar had a forgettable trip at the Dubai International Stadium.

While Virat Kohli dropped two gets of centurion KL Rahul, which end up being expensive, Kohli likewise couldn't contribute anything significant with the willow.

Then again, his KXIP partner Rahul broke a couple of records while in transit to a 69-ball 132 - the most elevated score by an Indian in an IPL game.

Kohli dropped Rahul twice - once in the seventeenth over at profound square-leg when he was batting on 83 and afterward again in the eighteenth over when he was on 89.

The omissions helped KXIP score an overwhelming 206 for 3, with Rahul doing the heft of the scoring.