Fulvio Fantoni and Claudio Nunes filed an appeal to CAS (Court of Arbitration for Sport) against the EBL‘s Decision.
The hearing before CAS will be held on April 26/27, 2017. CAS hearings are not open to the public.
EBL Disciplinary Commission Decision: “The Disciplinary Commission of the EBL has concluded that Fulvio Fantoni and Claudio Nunes have been guilty of infractions of the laws of bridge. Accordingly, they have been banned from playing together for life, and are separately prohibited from playing in any EBL events or activities for a period of 5 years. Additionally, the costs of the investigation and hearing have been awarded against them.”