NOTTINGHAM: Australian bowler Adam Zampa has reprimanded for breaching Level 1 of the ICC Code of Conduct during Match 10 at ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 between Australia and West Indies.

Zampa found to have breached Article 2.3 of the ICC Code of Conduct for Players. Player Support Personnel, which relates to using audible obscenities in an international match.

In addition to the formal warning, one demerit point has added to Zampa’s disciplinary record.

The incident occurred at the end of the 29th over of the West Indies innings when Zampa was heard using an audible obscenity by the umpires.

Zampa admitted the offence and accepted the sanction proposed by Jeff Crowe of the Emirates Elite Panel of ICC Match Referees. There was no need for a formal hearing.

On-field umpires Marais Erasmus and Chris Gaffaney, third umpire Ruchira Palliyaguruge and fourth official S Ravi levelled the charges.