Rules and Regulations

 
PLAYER SERIES & MATCH DETAILS OF INCIDENT/ACTION TAKEN REFEREE
Guy Whittal SL v Zim 2nd Test at SSC Grounds,Colombo
14/18 January 1998
Breach of Code 3. Showing dissent to the umpire's decision after a catch by wicketkeeper was turned down. Fined 50% of match fee. R Subba Row
David Houghton
(Zim Team Coach)
SL v Zim 2nd Test at SSC Grounds, Colombo
14/18 January 1998
Breach of Code 8. Public criticism of umpires. Suspended for 2 ODIs with immediate effect. R Subba Row
Saqlain Mustaq SA v Pak 1st Test at Johannesburg
14/18 February 1998
Breach of logo policy 2.10. Batted with illegal red band on armguard despite warnings. Fined 20% of match fee. J.R.Reid
Azad Aziz
(Pak Team Manager)
SA v Pak 1st Test at Johannesburg
14/18 February 1998
Breach of logo policy 2.10. Allowed Saqlain Mustaq to play on field improperly dressed after being warned. Severely reprimanded. J.R. Reid
Curtly Ambrose WI v Eng 4th Test at Guyana
27 February/3 March 1998
Breach of Code 3. Showed dissent to umpires after being given out LBW. Severely reprimanded. B.N.Jarman
Adam Parore NZ v Zim 4th ODI at Napier
6th March 1998
Breach of Code 3. Showed dissent to umpires after a possible caught behind was given not out. Fined 50% of match fee. Hanumant Singh
Stephen Fleming NZ v Zim 4th ODI at Napier
6th March 1998
Breach of Code 3. Showed dissent to umpires after a possible caught behind was given not out. Severely reprimanded. Hanumant Singh
Nayan Mongia Ind v Aus 1st Test at Chennai
6/10 March 1998
Breach of Code 3. Showed dissent to umpires afterbeing given out LBW. Fined 50% of match fee, with a one Test match suspendedsuspension for the rest of the tour. P Van der Merwe
Paul Adams SA v SL 1st Test at Cape Town
19/23 March 1998
Breach of Code 5. After taking the wicket of a SriLankan batman he was seen on TV by the third umpire seeing the batsman on his way. Reprimand issued. H Gardiner
Graham Thorpe WI v Eng 6th Test at Antigua
20/24 March 1998
Breach of Code 2 and 3. Showed dissent to the umpires after being given out LBW by 'standing his ground' for approximately 7 seconds thus bringing the game into disrepute.Severely reprimanded. B.N.Jarman
Saurav Ganguly Ind v Aus 3rd Test at Bangalore
25/28 March 1998
Breach of Code 3. Showed dissent to umpires after being given out LBW. Suspended from participation in the 1st ODI at Kochi on 1st April 1998. P Van der Merwe
Mike Rindel SA v Pak ODI at Durban
3rd April 1998
Breach of logo policy 2.10. Wore house colours on his armguard. Fined 10% of match fee. J.R.Reid
Mr.Alan Jordaan
(SA Team Manager)
SA v Pak ODI at Durban
3rd April 1998
Breach of logo policy 2.10. Failed to ensure Mike Rindel took the field of play in the correct clothing. Reprimand issued. J.R.Reid
Saurav Ganguly Ind v Zim ODI at Vadodara (Baroda), 5th April 1998 Breach of logo policy 2.5. Wore red piping on pads far in excess of that allowed. Fined 35% of match fee. P Van der Merwe
Ricky Ponting Aus v Ind ODI at Sharjah
22nd April 1998
Breach of Code 5. After being given out 'stumped',was walking past the bowler, who unnecessarily provoked him, and reacted by making an offensive gesture. Fined 20% of match fee. Talat Ali
Harbhajan Singh Aus v Ind ODI at Sharjah
22nd April 1998
Breach of Code 5. After having got Ricky Ponting out 'stumped', he ordered and pointed him to the Pavilion using abusive language. Fined 50% of match fee, with a suspended suspension of one ODImatch. Any further breach of the Code will incur an automatic ODI ban, until 31st May 1998. Talat Ali
Inzamam-Ul-Haq Pak v SA ODI at Newlands
23rd April 1998
Breach of Code 3 - dissent at umpire's decision.Fined 50% of match fee, with a suspended suspension of one ODI match. Anyfurther breach of the Code will incur an automatic ODI ban, until 31st December1998. J.R.Reid
Mark Ramprakash Eng v SA 2nd Test at Lord's
18th/21st June 1998
Breach of Code 3 - dissent at umpire's decision.Fined 25% of his match fee plus a 6 month suspended suspension of one Test match. Any further breach of the Code will incur an automatic Test ban, until 20th December 1998. J Burki
Allan Donald Eng v SA 4th Test at Trent Bridge
23/27 July 1998
Breach of Code 8 - made a media comment during the course of an interview on BBC Radio Five in regard to the standard of umpiring at the 4thTest which was deemed detrimental to the game. Fined 50% ofhis match fee along with a suspended suspension of one match for a period of one year commencing from the date of the incident (5th August). A.M.Ebrahim
Craig McMillan NZ v Zim ODI at Wills International Cup
24 October 1998
Breach of Code 3 - dissent at umpire's decision after he was given out caught at the wicket. Severely reprimanded with warning as to future conduct. R Subba Row
Glen McGrath Aus v Eng 4th Test at Melbourne
27th/29th December 1998
Breach of Code 5 ('sledging') - verbal outburst aimed at Alan Mullaly. Fined 30% of his match fee, to be suspended remaining in place for a four month period (30th December 1998 to 29th April 1999). J.R.Reid