JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Four Japanese basketball players had been kicked off the Asian Games staff and despatched house after delegation head Yasuhiro Yamashita mentioned they “spent the night in a hotel with women.”
Yamashita advised newshounds Monday that the 4 attached with the ladies after consuming and consuming and have been simply known by way of dressed in Japan-emblazoned shirts in an leisure district.
The incident happened Thursday. Japanese Olympic officers mentioned they discovered of the incident after a newspaper printed images of the players out in town.
The JOC known the 4 as: Takuya Hashimoto, Keita Imamura, Yuya Nagayoshi, and Takuma Sato. The JOA mentioned the players left Jakarta and needed to pay for their very own flights.
The JOC mentioned the players’ habits used to be a “clear breach of the team’s conduct code.”
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