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Rohit Sharma reprimanded for kicking stumps

May 10, 2012 18:32 IST

Mumbai Indians' Rohit Sharma has been reprimanded for breaching the Indian Premier League (IPL) code of conduct during his team's match against Royal Challengers Bangalore.

The official warning was given to the batsman after the home team's nine-wicket defeat to Bangalore at the Wankhede stadium.

Sharma admitted to have breached Level 1 offence (Article 2.1.2) of kicking the stumps at the end of the match.

For Level 1 breaches of the IPL code of conduct, the match referee's decision is final and binding.

Mumbai have 14 points after 12 games and are placed third in the table.

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