Video FA Rio2016 – 02 – IRS – Ball out-of-bounds


This game clip has been published for educational purpose only.

On this play, with 0:45 to play in the 4th period the ball goes out-of-bounds. The ball is awarded to team GREEN for a throw-in. The officials become uncertain of the player who has caused the ball to go out-of-bounds. The IRS review is used to identify the player who caused the ball to go out-of-bounds.

After use the IRS review, the ball is awarded to team WHITE.

Consider this:

FIBA Rules 2014 – Art. 46 Referee: Duties and Powers

The referee is authorized to use an Instant Replay System (IRS), when the game clock shows 2:00 minutes or less in the fourth period and in each extra period,  to identify the player who has caused the ball to go out-of-bounds.

Read more:

Arrow  FIBA Instant Replay System Protocol

Arrow  Art. 46 Referee: Duties and Powers

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