Mark Ramprakash punished by ECB

Mark Ramprakash
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Mark Ramprakash is punished by the ECB over comments that he made during Surrey's Championship match with Worcestershire at the Oval last week.

Mark Ramprakash has been punished by the England and Wales Cricket Board over comments that he made during Surrey's Championship match with Worcestershire.

The 42-year-old is believed to have used "language that is obscene, offensive or insulting and/or making an obscene gesture" towards the umpires at the Oval.

He has subsequently been fined three points under the ECB's disciplinary system.

Ramprakash, who now has six points, is a three away from receiving an automatic ban.

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