India docked WTC points for slow over-rate, slip below Pakistan


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It’s salt on wounds for Team India as they have been docked two World Test Championship points for maintaining a slow over-rate in the recently-concluded Edgbaston Test against England. As per the latest standings, India are on 75 points (point percentage of 52.08), just a shade below Pakistan’s 52.38%. Coming to the rules, players are fined 20 percent of their match fee for every over their side fails to bowl in the allotted time.