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Synonyms for demerit

a mark against a person for misconduct or failure

the quality of being inadequate or falling short of perfection


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Level 1 breaches carry a minimum penalty of an official reprimand, a maximum penalty of 50% of a player's match fee, and one or two demerit points.
Level 1 breaches carry a minimum penalty of an official reprimand, a maximum penalty of 50 per cent of a player's match fee, and one or two demerit points.
In addition, the MOTC has suggested punishment of up to a major demerit plus job transfer for 17 current TRA staff, including its deputy heads.
Shakib now has two demerit points, having been handed one for an offence during a Twenty20 against Sri Lanka in March this year.
Law had previously received a 25 per cent match fee fine and one demerit point in May 2017 for a similar transgression during the Dominica Test against Pakistan.
While Hasan and Rashid have received demerit points for the first time, it is the second occasion that Asghar has been handed a demerit point within a 24-month period.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan fast bowler Hasan Ali, and Afghanistan's duo of Asghar Afghan and Rashid Khan have all been fined 15 per cent of their match fees and also received one demerit point each for breaching Level 1 of the ICC Code of Conduct in separate incidents during their Super-Four match in the Asia Cup in Abu Dhabi on Friday.
'Under the demerit system we will suspend the license if a driver has too many offences.
Merit demerit system was first introduced in Malaysia by Tuan Haji Mohd Yusof, the headmaster of Sekolah Kebangsaan Seri Kemaman, Terengganu (SK Seri Jaya Kemaman, 2017) specifically for rules and regulations in school.
In the first Test of the series in Durban, Warner was fined 75 percent of his match fee and given three demerit points for almost coming to blows with Quinton de Kock in a stairwell leading to the dressing rooms.
England all-rounder Ben Stokes must be on his "best behaviour" when he returns to the Test arena against New Zealand or risk getting a demerit point that could lead to a ban, skipper Joe Root said ahead of the first Test starting on Thursday.
Holder's "inappropriate comments" were heard by on-field umpires Sundaram Ravi and Chris Gaffaney and, as a consequence, one demerit point has been added to the Barbadian's record.
Colombo: India spinner Ravindra Jadeja was on Sunday suspended for the third Test against Sri Lanka as his accumulated demerit points reached six within a 24-month period following his latest breach of the ICC Code of Conduct.
The International Cricket Council confirmed Rabada's punishment, which will also include a fine of 15% of his match fee and has resulted in a ban because he has reached four demerit points in a 24-month period.