Saeed Ajmal reprimanded for dissent

Ajmal took 6-151 in South Africa's total of 517. Pakistan resumed the fourth day (Saturday) facing a heavy defeat at 132-4.

updated: October 26, 2013 13:24 IST
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Dubai: Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal was on Saturday handed an official reprimand after pleading guilty to using abusive language and gestures during the second Test against South Africa in Dubai.

"Ajmal pleaded guilty to a Level 1 breach of the ICC Code of Conduct during the third day's play on Friday," the International Cricket Council (ICC) said.

Ajmal, 36, was found to have breached an article of the code of conduct which relates to "using language or a gesture that is obscene, offensive or insulting during an international match".

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