The Vision

3x3 is the fastest and shortest format of basketball in the world! All you need is one hoop, a half-court and six players. Events can be staged outdoor and indoor in iconic locations to bring basketball directly to the people. It’s a 10-minute game. Highest score in 10 minutes or first team to score 21 points wins!
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Universal

3x3 is simple and flexible enough to be played anywhere by anybody. All you need is a hoop, a half-court and six players. Events can be staged outdoor and indoor in iconic locations to bring basketball directly to the people.

Entertaining

The rules are very simple and designed to make it a fast, spectacular and exciting game. The non-stop music brings an authentic urban culture atmosphere, which attracts a new young audience to the games.

Professional

3x3 is an opportunity for new players, organisers and countries to go from the streets to the World Stage. The stars of the game play in a professional tour and some of the most prestigious multi-sports events. On June 9, 2017, 3x3 was added to the Olympic Program, starting from the Tokyo 2020 Games.

Olympics

3×3 is not only FIBA’s second official discipline but will be played in Tokyo 2021 at the Olympics and the Common Wealth Games 2022 in Birmingham.

FIBA 3x3 Video for more details: