The term "Basketball" actually refers to the large round ball and the basket, used in this game. Basketball in India is played in most of the high schools, colleges and universities and especially the younger generation like to lay this game. India is one of those first few countries in the history of Basketball that adopted the game, within a few years of its inception. This is actually a ball game where two teams consisting of five players each, play against each other.

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Basketball is one of the most popular sports in all the parts of the world. This game in India started in 1930 and the first world class basketball tournament was conducted in 1934