As if the loss to Kochi Tuskers was not enough, Mumbai Indians skipper Sachin Tendulkar was fined $20,000 for maintaining a slow over-rate during the match. “The IPL on Saturday advised that Mumbai Indians have been fined for maintaining a slow over rate during last night’s DLF-IPL match against Kochi Tuskers Kerala in Mumbai,” said a statement.
“At the end of the match, MI were assessed to be one over behind the required rate after allowances were taken into consideration. Since it was Mumbai Indians’ first offence of the season, under the IPL’s Code of Conduct the captain, Tendulkar, was fined $20,000,” it added. Agencies