Cricket 2019: Faf du Plessis suspended for slow over rate, South Africa vs Pakistan

South Africa captain Faf du Plessis has been suspended for one Test and fined 20 per cent of his match fee after his side were charged with a slow over rate in the nine-wicket second Test victory over Pakistan at Newlands.

Du Plessis will sit out the final match of the series starting in Johannesburg on Friday after Australian match referee David Boon imposed the suspension having found South Africa to be one over short of their required number in the match.

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It is the second time in 12 months that Du Plessis and his side have been found guilty of a slow over rate after a test against India in Johannesburg that ended on January 17.

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