Dwayne Smith fined 10 per cent of match fee

May 26, 2013, 01:24 IST | IANS

Mumbai Indians batsman Dwayne Smith on Saturday was fined 10 per cent of his match fee for breaching the Indian Premier League (IPL) Code of Conduct during the Qualifier 2 match against Rajasthan Royals at the Eden Gardens here on Friday.

The incident relates to 13th over of the Mumbai innings when Smith, while running between the wickets, collided with James Faulkner.

Dwayne Smith and James Faulkner
MI’s Dwayne Smith gets into an argument with RR’s James Faulkner in Kolkata on Friday

Smith admitted to the Level 1 offence of conduct contrary to the spirit of the game. For Level 1 breaches of the IPL Code of Conduct, the match referee’s decision is final and binding.

Mumbai Indians beat Rajasthan Royals for a place in the final where they will take on Chennai Super Kings at Eden Gardens. 

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