first_imgNavdeep Saini in breach of ICC Code of Conduct after Nicholas Pooran send-offIndia vs West Indies: India pacer Navdeep Saini was handed one demerit point after he was found to be in breach of the ICC Code of Conduct.advertisement India Today Web Desk New DelhiAugust 5, 2019UPDATED: August 5, 2019 14:42 IST India’s Navdeep Saini reacts after taking the wicket of West Indies batsman (AP Photo)HIGHLIGHTSNavdeep Saini was found to be in breach of the ICC Code of Conduct during the 1st T20I vs West IndiesSaini received an official warning and was handed 1 demerit pointSaini had a spectacular T20I debut with figures of 3 for 17 off 4 oversNavdeep Saini received an official warning from the International Cricket Council after he was found to be in breach of the Level 1 off the ICC Code of Conduct during a dream debut for India in the first T20 International against West Indies on Saturday.Navdeep Saini dismissed West Indian batsman Nicholas Pooran in the 4th over of the innings but according to an ICC press release, his celebration was found to have breached “Article 2.5 of the ICC Code of Conduct for Players and Player Support Personnel, which relates to using actions or gestures which could provoke an aggressive reaction from a batter upon their dismissal. He has also been handed one demerit point.”Saini admitted to the offence and accepted the sanction proposed by match referee Jeff Crowe – there was therefore no need for a formal hearing.Navdeep Saini had a spectuaclar debut. He picked 3 for 17 off his 4 overs and bowled a wicket-maiden in the final over as India restricted West Indies to 95 for 9 off 20 overs.India got home with 4 wickets and 16 balls to spare.Navdeep Saini was named man-of-the-match after his sensational spell broke the back of the West Indies batting line-up on a tricky pitch.Bhuvneshwar Kumar reckoned Saini would be dangerous on good bowling wickets.”He [Saini] bowls really quick and the wicket was a bit slow but he’s a quick bowler, he bowls around 145-150kmh. So we’ll get to see him bowl really quick on good bowling wickets,” Bhuvneshwar said.Read more | Would love it if some Indian players attend my wedding: Hasan AliAlso see:advertisementFor sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to indiatoday.in/sports. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byNitin Kumar Tags :Follow Ind vs WIFollow India VS West IndiesFollow Navdeep SainiFollow ICCFollow Nicholas Pooranlast_img read more