Cricket Australia (CA) advises that Ashton Agar has been fined 25% of his match fee for breaching the CA Code of Behaviour during Western Australia’s Bupa Sheffield Shield match against the Victorian Bushrangers at the WACA.
Agar was reported by umpires for breaching Article 2.1.3 – Showing dissent at an Umpire’s decision. The incident occurred while Agar was bowling during the Bushrangers’ second innings.
Agar accepted the sanction proposed by the Match Referee. A Code of Behaviour hearing was not required.
This was Agar’s first offence in the past 18 months.
First Posted 25 November, 2013 5:37PM AEST