Rules and Regulations

 
PLAYER SERIES & MATCH DETAILS OF INCIDENT/ACTION TAKEN REFEREE
Harbhajan Singh

Bangladesh v India, 24th January 2010, Dhaka

Article 2.1.2 - Abuse of cricket equipment or clothing, ground equipment or fixtures and fittings during an international match. Action - Official reprimand

Andy Pycroft

Shahid Afridi

Australia v Pakistan, 31stJanuary 2010, Perth

Article 2.2.9 Changing the condition of the ball in breach of Law 42.3 of the Laws of Cricket, as modified by ICC Standard Test Match, ODI and Twenty20 International Match Playing Conditions clause 42.1. Action - Two Suspension Points (ban of one Test, two ODIs or two T20Is)

Ranjan Madugalle

Mohamed Shoib Abdul Razak

Singapore v USA, 24thFebruary 2010, Kathmandu

Article 2.1.3 Showing dissent at an umpire's decision during an International Match. Action - official reprimand.

David Jukes

Rahul Vishwakarma

Nepal v USA, 27thFebruary 2010, Kathmandu

Article 2.1.6 - Pointing or gesturing towards the pavilion by a bowler or other member of the fielding side upon the dismissal of a batsman. Action - official reprimand.

David Jukes

Scott Styris

New Zealand v Australia, 3rd March 2010, Napier

Article 2.1.8 - actions that are contrary to the spirit of cricket or bring the game into disrepute. Action - fined 15% of Match fee.

Ranjan Madugalle

Mitchell Johnson

New Zealand v Australia, 3rd March 2010, Napier

Article 2.2.4 - inappropriate and deliberate physical contact between players in the course of play. Action - fined 60% of Match fee

Ranjan Madugalle

Jamie Siddons(Bangladesh team coach)

Bangladesh v England, 20th March 2010, Dhaka

Article 2.1.3 Showing dissent at an Umpire's decision during an International Match. Action - fined 10% of Match fee

Jeff Crowe

Rohit Sharma

West Indies v India, 9 May 2010, Barbados

Article 2.1.3 Showing dissent at an Umpire's decision during an international match. Action - Fined 15% of applicable match fee

Jeff Crowe

Brad Haddin

Australia v England, West Indies, WT20 2010 final, 16th May 2010

Level 1 offence under article 2.1.3 of the code which relates to "showing dissent at an umpire's decision during an international match". Action - Fined 10% of match fee

Ranjan Madugalle

Kieron Pollard

West Indies v South Africa, 20th May 2010, Antigua

Level 1 offence under article 2.1.8 of the code which relates to conduct contrary to the spirit of cricket. Action - Fined 25 per cent of applicable match fee

Roshan Mahanama

Dale Steyn

West Indies v South Africa, 29th June 2010, Barbados

Level 2 offence under article 2.2.11 which relates to conduct of a serious nature that is to the spirit of cricket. Action - Fined 100 per cent of applicable match fee

Jeff Crowe

Kemar Roach

West Indies v South Africa, 29th June 2010, Barbados

Level 1 offence under article 2.1.8(a) of the code which relates to conduct contrary to the spirit of cricket. Action - Fined 50 per cent of his match fee

Jeff Crowe

Sulieman Benn

West Indies v South Africa, 10th Jul 2010, Barbados

Level 2 offence under article 2.2.11(a) which relates to conduct of a serious nature that is to the spirit of cricket. Action - two suspension points, which amounts to a ban of one Test match or two ODIs or two T20Is, whichever comes first for the player.

Jeff Crowe

Mohammad Shahzad

Afghanistan v Netherlands, 10thJul 2010, Rotterdam

Level 1 offence under article 2.1.8 of the code which relates to conduct contrary to the spirit of cricket. Action - Official reprimand

Adrian Griffith

Stuart Broad

England v Pakistan, 08th August 2010, Edgbaston

Level 2 offence under article 2.2.7 of the code which relates to "throwing the ball at or near a player". Action - Fined 50 per cent of his match fee

Ranjan Madugalle

Kumar Sangakkara

Sri Lanka v New Zealand, 20th August 2010, Dambulla

Level 2 offence, under article 2.2.4 of the code which relates to "inappropriate and deliberate physical contact between players in the course of play". Action - Not guilty

Alan Hurst

Virat Kohli

India v New Zealand, 26th August 2010, Dambulla

Level 1 offence under article 2.1.3 of the code which relates to "showing dissent at an umpire's decision". Action - Fined 15 per cent of match fee

Alan Hurst

Murali Vijay

India v Australia, 9-13 October 2010, Bengaluru

Breach of Article 2.1.1 of the ICC Code of Conduct and regulations governing clothing and equipment during the second Test. Vijay pleaded guilty. Action-official reprimand for displaying too many advertising logos on his batting pads

Chris Broad

Tanmay Mishra

Kenya v Afghanistan, 9th October 2010, Nairobi

Tanmay Mishra was charged with Level 2 offence, breach of code 2.2.8 for using offensive language. Action- Mishra admitted to the offence. Fined 50% of Match Fee and Two Suspension Points (ban of 2 ODIs or 2 T20Is or one of each)

Devdas Govindjee

Mohammad Shahzad

Kenya v Afghanistan, 9th October 2010, Nairobi

Mohammad Shahzad was charged with Level 1 offence, breach of code 2.1.4 for using language or a gesture that is obscene. Action- Shahzad admitted to the offence. Warning / Reprimand and the imposition of fine of 50% of the applicable match fee.

Devdas Govindjee

Samiullah Shenwari

Afghanistan v Scotland, 2nd-6thDecember 2010,Dubai

Samiullah Shenwari breached Section 12 Article 2.1.5 of the ICC Code of Conduct for Players and Player Support Personnel, which relates to excessive appealing during an international match. Action - Shenwari admitted of the charge and accepted the sanction without the need to convene a disciplinary hearing. Warning / Reprimand of his future conduct.

David Jukes

Matthew Parker

Afghanistan v Scotland, 2nd-6thDecember 2010,Dubai

Matthew Parker was found to have breached Section 12 Article 2.1.6 of the ICC Code of Conduct for Players and Player Support Personnel, which relates to pointing or gesturing towards the pavilion by a bowler or a fielder during an International Match. On-field umpires Kumara Dharmasena and Buddhi Pradhan brought the charge. Parker admitted the charge of and accepted the sanction imposed without the need to convene a disciplinary hearing. Action: Reprimanded and warned of his future conduct.

David Jukes

Ricky Ponting

Australia v England, 4th December 27th,2010,Melbourne

Australia captain Ricky Ponting was charged with a Level 1 offence under article 2.1.3 (h) of the code which relates to "arguing or entering into a prolonged discussion with the umpire about his decision". The charge was brought by on-field umpires Aleem Dar and Tony Hill, third umpire Marais Erasmus, all from the Emirates Elite Panel of ICC Umpires. Action: Ponting pleaded guilty to the charge and as such, under the provisions of the code, the matter was determined by Ranjan Madugalle of the Emirates Elite Panel of ICC Match Referee without the need for a full hearing. The match referee imposed a fine equivalent to 40 per cent of the player's match fee.

Ranjan Madugalle