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Windies coach Stuart Law penalised for showing dissent

ANI  |  Dubai [UAE] 

coach Stuart has been fined 25 per cent of his match fee for breaching the Code of Conduct during his team's 101-run defeat in the third and the final Test against in Dominica.

The incident happened during the second session of the final day's play when, following Shane Dowrich's dismissal, visited the third umpire's room, questioned the third umpire for confirming the on-field decision, before leaving the room while making an inappropriate comment.

was found to have violated Article 2.1.5 of the Code of Conduct for Players and Player Support Personnel, which relates to "showing dissent at an umpire's decision during an international match".

After the match, Law admitted the offence and accepted the sanction proposed by Chris Broad of the Emirates Elite Panel of Match Referees. As such, there was no need for a formal hearing.

In addition to the fine, one demerit point has been added to Law's disciplinary record.

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First Published: Mon, May 15 2017. 20:57 IST