Batter Asif Ali is expected to be fined under level one of the ICC Code of Conduct for his harsh words with Afghan bowler Farid Ahmed in the Super Four stage of the Asia Cup.
During the match, bitter words were exchanged between Asif Ali and Afghanistan team’s fast bowler Fareed Ahmed.
After Farid Ahmed dismissed Asif Ali, he used rude language and made obscene gestures, as a reaction Asif Ali picked up his bat and in the process made body contact.
After the match both the players were summoned and heard by the match referee, the match referee informed both the cricketers about the penalty. Official announcement will be made today by ICC.
It should be remembered that in the match played yesterday, Pakistan defeated Afghanistan by one wicket in the last over after a sensational match.