Watch: KKR’s Harshit Rana draws criticism for his ‘flying kiss’ send-off to Mayank Agarwal; fined for breach of conduct | Cricket News


New Delhi: Kolkata Knight Riders fast bowler Mohd. Harshit RanaHe has been fined 60 percent of his match fee for violating the IPL Code of Conduct during the team's Indian Premier League (IPL) 2024 match against Sunrisers Hyderabad at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata on Saturday.
Rana's actions constitute two Level 1 offenses under Article 2.5 of the IPL Code of Conduct, resulting in fines of 10 per cent and 50 per cent of his match fees for the respective breaches. Rana admitted the breach and accepted the sanctions imposed by the match referee. Whose decisions are final and binding for Level 1 violations.

During the match, Rana's animated celebration attracted attention when he dismissed the Sunrisers Hyderabad batsman. Mayank AgarwalTo promote controversy and criticism.

After taking the wicket of Agarwal with a bouncer, Rana enthusiastically blew a flying kiss towards the departing batsman, which was considered inappropriate by many, including the great Indian cricketer. Sunil GavaskarWho expressed disagreement during the commentary.

“He should not have done that. Did the batsman do anything to him when he was hitting him for sixes? Cricket can be played without these antics. This is the age of television. I understand it. With my teammates Celebrate but there is no need.” Antics for the opposition,” Gavaskar remarked during the commentary.
Despite the controversy, KKR managed to pull off a thrilling win over SRH, with Harshit Rana playing a crucial role in the final over. Andre Russell's explosive half-century along with Rana's resilience and crucial wickets enabled KKR to withstand Heinrich Klaasen's onslaught and secure a close win by four runs.
Klaasen's stormy innings of 63 runs with the help of eight sixes in 29 balls almost turned the tide in favor of SRH, but with the help of Russell's 64 and Phil Salt's 54 runs, KKR's total score of 208/7 proved to be enough. Happened.

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