Bumrah breached Degree 1 of the ICC Code of Conduct for an incident on the fourth day of India’s first Check towards England in Hyderabad.
“The incident occured within the 81st over of England’s second innings when Bumrah intentionally stepped in Ollie Pope’s approach as he went for a run, resulting in inappropriate bodily contact,” the ICC mentioned in a press launch.
“The pacer was discovered to have breached Article 2.12 of the ICC Code of Conduct for Gamers and Participant Assist Personnel, which pertains to inappropriate bodily contact with a Participant, Participant Assist Personnel, Umpire, Match Referee or some other particular person (together with a spectator throughout an Worldwide Match.
“Because it was Bumrah’s first offence in 24 months, one demerit level has been added to his report.
“The cost was levelled by on-field umpires Paul Reiffel and Chris Gaffaney, third umpire Marais Erasmus and fourth umpire Rohan Pandit.
“Degree 1 breaches often carry a minimal penalty of an official reprimand, a most penalty of fifty per cent of a participant’s match price, and one or two demerit factors.
“Bumrah pleaded responsible to the offence and has accepted the sanction levied upon him by Richie Richardson of the Emirates ICC Elite Panel of Match Referees, thus requiring no formal listening to.”