IPL 2023: Jason Roy fined 10 Per Cent match fees for breaching Code of Conduct during RCB vs KKR match

During the recent match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Royal Challengers Bangalore, opener Jason Roy was found guilty of violating the Indian Premier League Code of Conduct, resulting in a fine of 10% of his match fees.

Despite scoring an impressive 56 runs off 29 balls, Roy was visibly agitated after being dismissed and struck one of the bails with his bat, which constituted a breach of the IPL Code of Conduct. Roy accepted responsibility for the Level 1 offense.

“Kolkata Knight Riders batter Jason Roy has been fined 10 percent of his match fee for breaching the IPL Code of Conduct during the TATA Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023 match against Royal Challengers Bangalore at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bengaluru,” the IPL governing body released a statement.

“Mr. Roy admitted to the Level 1 offence under Article 2.2 of the IPL Code of Conduct. For Level 1 breaches of the Code of Conduct, the Match Referee’s decision is final and binding,” it added.