Team GB boxer Anthony Fowler and Irish pair Michael Conlan and Steven Donnelly issued 'severe reprimands' by IOC over Olympic betting breaches
The International Olympic Committee has issued 'severe reprimands' to Team GB boxer Anthony Fowler and Irish fighters Michael Conlan and Steven Donnelly for betting on the boxing competition at Rio 2016, contrary to Olympic rules.
As they were not betting on their own contests, the trio have escaped without bans but they have been told they must take part in 'integrity education programmes'.
There are also reprimands for the British Olympic Association and Olympic Council of Ireland for failing to educate their athletes that they are not allowed to gamble on Olympic events, and a reminder... read more
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