Pan American Games basketball game forfeited over wrong jerseys

ARGENTINA FORFEITS PAN AM GAME FOR WRONG JERSEY Argentina forfeit Pan-Am basketball game after wearing wrong colour jerseys

Argentina’s women’s basketball team had to forfeit its match against Colombia at the Pan American Games on Wednesday for wearing the wrong uniform color and can no longer advance to the medal rounds.

Argentina wrong jersey

The Argentines were supposed to wear white jerseys as the away team but came onto the court in Lima in blue, the same color as Colombia. They had 15 minutes to correct the mistake but couldn’t get the right shirts in time, leading to Colombia being awarded a walkover 20-0 victory.