The FIBA Basketball World Cup is a world tournament for men's national teams held every four years. Teams compete for the Naismith Trophy, named in honor of basketball's Canadian creator James Naismith.
The FIBA Basketball World Cup is a world tournament for men's national teams held every four years. Teams compete for the Naismith Trophy , named in honor of basketball's American-Canadian creator James Naismith .
3x3 Official Competitions: Olympic Tournaments, FIBA 3x3 World Cups (incl. U18), FIBA Zone 3x3 Cups (incl. U18), FIBA 3x3 World Tour and FIBA 3x3 All Stars; 3x3 World Tour: A 3x3 competition organised under supervision of FIBA and comprised of several World Tour Masters and one World Tour Final, with 12 teams representing a city participating in each event; players are free to form teams
FIBA, the International Basketball Federation, is the world governing body for basketball. Founded in 1932 , we bring together 212 National Basketball Federations from all over the world. We organise and oversee international competitions that include the FIBA Basketball World Cup, the Olympic Basketball Tournament and 3x3 basketball .
The FIBA Basketball World Cup and Men's Olympic Basketball Tournament are the major international events of the sport and attract top national teams from around the world. Each continent hosts regional competitions for national teams, like EuroBasket and FIBA AmeriCup .
FIBA: Fédération Internationale de Basketball. Known in English as International Basketball Federation. Originally known as Fédération Internationale de Basketball Amateur, hence the initialism.
A continental Division of FIBA established under the FIBA General Statutes and to which National Member Federations are assigned. It exercises authority, delegated by FIBA, in accordance with
FIBA decides, publishes and adapts the Official Basketball Rules, which are the only basketball rules recognised internationally. They are comprehensive and address all rule-related aspects of the game. FIBA 5-on-5 rules differ slightly from NBA , WNBA and NCAA rules. The basic basketball rules are explained in the below video: