WKBL announced the status of fake fouls for 15 games in the 5th round of the ‘Shinhan Bank SOL 2022-2023 Women’s Professional Basketball’, 안전놀이터 which was held from January 28 (Sat) to 13 (Mon).
In the 5th round, a total of 10 fake fouls occurred. This is an increase of 3 cases compared to 7 cases in the 4th round. By team, Shinhan Bank and KB Stars had the most cases with 4, followed by Samsung Life Insurance and Woori Bank with 1 each.
Fines were imposed on a total of six people. Shinhan Bank Han Chae-jin and KB Stars Sim Seong-young recorded 2 fake fouls in the 5th round alone, recording a cumulative 4 times this season. .
WKBL operates a fake foul system to alert players who cheat the referee with excessive motion and to operate a more fair game.
Regarding the penalty, a warning is imposed for the first time, 100,000 won is imposed from the second time, 200,000 won is imposed for the third time, and 300,000 won is imposed from the fourth time or more.