Basketball at the Commonwealth Games
Basketball is a fast, non-contact indoor team sport. It is is a popular sport within the Commonwealth, and is one of the optional Commonwealth Games sports.
Basketball was on the sports program for 2006, and again on the program for 2018. For 2022, 3x3 basketball replaced the regular 5-a-side full-court basketball on the program. There was also a 3x3 Wheelchair basketball event.
- Basketball appeared for the first time in a Commonwealth Games program in Melbourne 2006.
- In 2006 in Melbourne, Australia won the first-ever Commonwealth Games Gold Medals in both the men's and women's competitions.
- 3x3 basketball replaced the regular full-court basketball on the program in 2022.
- About 3x3 basketball
- See also information about basketball at the Olympic Games.
- See the list of Commonwealth Games sports