IPL 2020

Twitterati React After Hardik Pandya And Chris Morris Reprimanded For On-Field Spat

Hardik Pandya

Hardik Pandya And Chris Morris Reprimanded: Mumbai Indians won the match last night by defeating Royal Challengers Bangalore with 5-wickets. The match turned out to be a thriller one with a few heated and intense moments between the cricketers, that stole all the attention.

During the match, Mumbai Indians‘ star all-rounder Hardik Pandya and Royal Challengers Bangalore’s Chris Morris got at each other’s face and were involved in a verbal tiff.

Hardik Pandya

The incident took place during the 19th over of the Mumbai Indians’ chase when Hardik Pandya smashed Chris Morris for a stunning six and gestured towards Chris. Both players exchanged some words, which at the moment, did not look serious.

Later, Morris got his revenge when he dismissed Hardik Pandya on the fifth ball of the over and gave him a send-off. While on his way back to the dugout, Hardik Pandya and Chris Morris were at it again. This time, MI all-rounder looked furious with his fingers pointing at Morris.

Now, as a result, both the cricketers have been reprimanded for breaching the IPL Code of Conduct during the match. While Morris admitted to the Level 1 offence 2.5 of the IPL’s Code of Conduct, on the other hand, Pandya admitted to the Level 1 offence 2.20. IPL also released on official statement about the same, which read:

Chris Morris, the Royal Challengers Bangalore all-rounder, has been reprimanded for breaching the Dream11 Indian Premier League’s (IPL) Code of Conduct during his team’s match against Mumbai Indians at Abu Dhabi. Mr Morris admitted to the Level 1 offence 2.5 of the IPL’s Code of Conduct,”

Hardik Pandya, the Mumbai Indians all-rounder, has been reprimanded for breaching the IPL’s Code of Conduct during his team’s match against Royal Challengers Bangalore at Abu Dhabi. Mr Pandya admitted to the Level 1 offence 2.20 of the IPL’s Code of Conduct.

For Level 1 breaches of the Code of Conduct, the Match Referee’s decision is final and binding.”

Meanwhile, the verbal spat between the duo became a talking point on twitter. Twitterati came up with mixed responses on this. There were many who came up with hilarious memes and jokes as well.

Here, check out the reactions of Twitterati on this:

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