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0054 Salyers v. Azovmash Mariupol Basketball Club


FIBA Arbitral Tribunal (FAT)


(0054/09 FAT)

by the


Mr Quentin Byrne-Sutton

in the arbitration proceedings between

Mr. Marc Salyers, 2234 Middleground Drive, Owensboro, KY 42301, USA represented by Mr. Sebastien Ledure, FIVE Legal, Avenue Louise 475/18, 1050 Brussels, Belgium



Azovmash Mariupol Basketball Club, Mashinostroiteley Square 1, 87535 Mariupol, Ukraine

-Respondent –

Av. Louis Casaï 53 Tel: (+41-22) 545 0000

P.O. Box 110 Fax: (+41-22) 545 0099

1216 Cointrin / Geneva Switzerland

1. The Parties

1.1. The Claimant

1. Mr. Marc Salyers (“the Player”) is a professional basketball player, who was playing for the basketball club Azovmash Mariupol at the time the dispute arose.

  1. The Respondent 
  2. Azovmash Mariupol (“the Club”) is a professional basketball club in Ukraine. 

2. The Arbitrator

3. On 14 July 2009, the President of the FIBA Arbitral Tribunal (the “FAT”) appointed Mr. Quentin Byrne-Sutton as arbitrator (hereinafter the “Arbitrator”) pursuant to Article 8.1 of the Rules of the FIBA Arbitral Tribunal (hereinafter the “FAT Rules”).

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