Corruption in sports and athletics

Other Names:
Rigging sports contests
Bribery in connection with sports and athletic competitions

Rigging a sporting contest is to prevent a publicly-exhibited sporting contest from being conducted in accordance with the rule of the contest. Generally this is done through the corruption of officials and players through bribery or threat or through interference with animals, players or equipment.

Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 10: Reduced InequalityGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
16.03.2021 – 16:50 CET