Your premier partner in sports law & tax

What sanction do 3x3 Lions risk for possible fraud?

#Olymics2021 #Fraud #Basketball #3x3Lions

The Belgian team that finished fourth at the Tokyo Olympics is suspected of having unlawfully obtained its place at the Olympics by possibly artificially boosting its position in the world rankings through fictitious tournaments so that it could participate in the Olympic qualification tournament. 

Sven Demeulemeester discusses the decision that the Fiba made in an article in "De Standaard", available here in Dutch.

The sanction that the 3x3 Lions risk is analyzed by Niels Verborgh in "Het Laatste Nieuws", available here in Dutch.


Tour & Taxis
Havenlaan/Avenue du Port 86C B414
BE-1000 Brussels

T +32 2 421 94 94