Deccan Chargers spinner Amit Mishra was on Wednesday officially warned for using offensive language during the Indian Premier League match against Rajasthan Royals on Tuesday.
Rajasthan Royals, chasing a daunting 197 to win, defeated Deccan Chargers by five wickets. Mishra received an official warning and reprimand for the Level 1 offence (Article 2.1.4) of the use of offensive language.
"Mr Mishra admitted the offence and accepted the sanction," an IPL release said.
In accordance with the IPL Code of Conduct and being a Level 1 breach, the Match Referee's decision is final and binding.