The incident occurred during the qualifier between India Capitals and Bhilwara Kings, where Johnson had a verbal exchange with Bhilwara Kings’ batter Pathan and the latter was seen pushing away before the umpires intervened on Sunday.
#ICYMI: Things got really heated in @llct20 between Yusuf Pathan and Mitchell Johnson. ? https://t.co/4EnwxlOg5P
— Nikhil ? (@CricCrazyNIKS) 1664721499000
After a detailed investigation of the incident, a disciplinary committee headed by Legends League Cricket Commissioner Ravi Shastri decided to punish the bowler and also send him an official warning.
Aiming to secure their berth in the final, Bhilwara Kings and Gujarat Giants will lock the horns in the eliminator at the Barkatullah Khan Stadium tonight in Jodhpur.
India Capitals has already registered for the final, which will take place on Wednesday at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur.