Kagiso Rabada fined for ‘aggressive gestures’ at Shikhar Dhawan

By: PTI | Dubai |
Published: February 14, 2018 4:21 pm

Kagiso Rabada of South Africa celebrates the the wicket of Shikhar Dhawan. (Source: BCCI)

South African pacer Kagiso Rabada was today fined 15 per cent of his match fee and handed a demerit point for making “aggressive gestures” at Shikhar Dhawan following the Indian opener’s dismissal in the fifth ODI at Port Elizabeth. Yesterday’s incident happened in the eighth over of India’s innings when Rabada, after dismissing Dhawan, waved at the departing batsman and also made a comment “which could have resulted in a reaction from the batsman”. India won the game by 73 runs to take an unassailable 4-1 lead in the six-match series.

“Rabada also received one demerit point after being found guilty of a Level 1 breach of the ICC Code of Conduct for Players and Player…

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