Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed can have the threat of Take a look at suspension hanging over him after the staff have been penalised for a sluggish over-rate throughout their Lord’s victory over England.
They have been judged to be three overs in need of their requirement on the finish of the Take a look at as soon as numerous allowances have been considered by ICC match referee Jeff Crowe
Gamers are fined 10% of their match price for each over brief whereas the captain suffers double which suggests Sarfraz was fined 60% of his price and the remainder of the staff 30%. Sarfraz pleaded responsible and there was no want for a listening to.
If Pakistan commit one other minor over-rate offence within the subsequent 12 months with Sarfraz as captain he shall be suspended for a match.
The second Take a look at begins at Headingley on Friday.