Shan Masood
Masood fined for showing dissent at umpire’s decision

Captain of Southern Punjab Shan Masood has been fined 25 percent of his match fee for  for level 1 offence of showing dissent at an umpiring decision during the Quaid-e-Azam Trophy round five match against Northern, on Tuesday.

The on-field umpires Abdul Moqeet and Farooq Ali Khan charged Syrian Masood for violating Article 2.8 of the PCB Code of Conduct for players and player support personnel for showing obvious disappointment with umpires’ decision when given out caught behind.

The batsman pleaded not guilty to the charge and, as such, a hearing took place following Wednesday’s play in which the match referee Kamran Chaudhry upheld his decision.

The fifth round of the First XI Tournament between Southern Punjab and Northern Punjab is underway at Jinnah Stadium, Sialkot.