Pakistan A v Australia A, 2nd Test, Lahore September 22, 2007

Sami fined for late arrival

Cricinfo staff

Pakistan A fast bowler Mohammad Sami has been fined Rs105,000 for reporting late on Thursday and Friday during the ongoing Test match against Australia A at the Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore.

Aaqib Javed, Pakistan A coach, said that Sami was handed a Rs5,000 fine on Thursday for joining the team 35 minutes late. However, on Friday, Sami reported almost an hour after the scheduled start time and was consequently fined Rs100,000 in keeping with the clause of the players' central contract.