Rohit fined for slow over rate in Mumbai's defeat to Delhi

Mumbai Indians suffered a four-wicket loss in its opening match of the tournament, failing to defend 177.

MI skipper Rohit Sharma after the defeat to Delhi.   -  Sportzpics

Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma was fined Rs 12 lakh as his team maintained a slow over rate in the Indian Premier League (IPL) fixture against Delhi Capitals at the Brabourne Stadium on Sunday.

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“As it was the team’s first offence of the season under the IPL’s Code of Conduct relating to minimum over rate offences, Mumbai Indians captain Rohit Sharma was fined Rs 12 lakhs,” a statement issued by the IPL, said. 

Mumbai Indians suffered a four-wicket loss in its opening match of the tournament.

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