Basketball is one of the most in the world.Basketball was started to be played in the late in the USA.Beginning with 1936 it has started to take place in the .Basketball is played by two teams each of which is consisted of five players.
Basketball was first played in Robert College in 1904 in .The first was established in 1927 in İstanbul.The first international tournament,which was held in 1950 in İstanbul,arose interest to this sport.The Turkish was established in 1959.