IPL 2023 Kohli And Gambhir Fight Very Costly, BCCI Fined 100% Match Fee, Afghan Cricketer Also Measured May 2, 2023 – Posted in: Articles, Featured Articles – Tags: , ,

IPL 2023 Kohli And Gambhir Fight: Virat Kohli and Gautam Gambhir got into a brawl after the match between Lucknow Supergiants and Royal Challengers Bangalore ended.

IPL 2023 Kohli And Gambhir Fight

There was a heated argument between the two. Many players defended the middle. Now in this case BCCI has imposed heavy fines on Kohli and Gambhir.

Along with this, Naveen-ul-Haq, playing for Lucknow, has also been fined. Once again saw Virat Kohli and Gautam Gambhir clashing with each other.

The tussle between the two took place on May 1 after the match between Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) and Lucknow Super Giants (LSG).

In this match, Bengaluru defeated Lucknow by 18 runs at their home. In this case, the BCCI has imposed a fine of 100 percent of the match fee on both players.

The match was played at the Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ekana Stadium in Lucknow. The full match fees of both veterans have been deducted for violating the IPL Code of Conduct, while Naveen-ul-Haq will have to pay a 50 percent fine.

The IPL media release said, ‘Lucknow Supergiants mentor Gautam Gambhir Has been found guilty of Level-2 under Article 2.21 RCB veteran batsman Virat Kohli has also been found guilty of the same charge.

Whose Fees Were Cut By How Much?

  • Virat Kohli – 1.07 crore (100%)
  • Gautam Gambhir – 25 lakhs (100%)
  • Naveen-ul-Haq – 1.79 Lakh (50%)

There Was A Fight Between The Two In The Year 2013

There was a fierce fight between Kohli and Gambhir in the IPL 2013 season as well. Then Gautam Gambhir was the captain of the Kolkata Knight Riders.

At that time Virat Kohli was the former captain of the Bengaluru team. Now this time he is the mentor of the Lucknow team.

Let us tell you that in this match while batting first, the Bengaluru team scored 126 runs losing 9 wickets in 20 overs.

Chasing the target of 127 runs, the team Lucknow Super Giants piled on 108 runs. Lucknow had to face defeat by 18 runs.


In fact, during the match played at Ekana Stadium, Lucknow needed 48 runs in three overs. Naveen and Amit Mishra were at the crease during the 17th over of the match. During this, Naveen clashed with Kohli.

Naveen went to Kohli and left after saying something. During this Amit Mishra came in between. Kohli spoke to the umpire about this. After this, Kohli also had a confrontation with Gautam Gambhir.

There was an argument between the two. During the argument between Kohli and Gambhir, KL Rahul came to the rescue. However, after this, both were pacified. Kohli and Gambhir also shook hands after the match.

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