Sport in Focus

A BEGINNER'S GUIDE TO BASKETBALL

Basketball is a lightening quick sport characterised by power, athleticism, and style. The high scoring nature and end to end ebb and flow of the game makes it a hugely exciting sport, but, amongst the frantic pace, there’s skill too, with spectacular shots and flashes of individual brilliance a guarantee. As a result, basketball is growing to be one of the most popular sports not only in America, but worldwide. It’s popularity on the international scene means basketball has been ever present at the Olympic games since 1936, with the pinnacle of professional basketball being the NBA and the WNBA in the United States. The NBA is hugely fashionable, and if the popularity of the NBA continues to soar it could soon overtake the...

Basketball is a lightening quick sport characterised by power, athleticism, and style. The high scoring nature and end to end ebb and flow of the game makes it a hugely exciting sport, but, amongst the frantic pace, there’s skill too, with spectacular shots and flashes of individual brilliance a guarantee. As a result, basketball is growing to be one of the most popular sports not only in America, but worldwide. It’s popularity on the international scene means basketball has been...

Basketball is a lightening quick sport characterised by power, athleticism, and style. The high scoring nature and end to end ebb and flow of the game makes it a hugely exciting sport, but, amongst the frantic pace, there’s skill too, with spectacular shots and flashes of individual brilliance a guarantee. As a result, basketball is...

Basketball is a lightening quick sport characterised by power, athleticism, and style. The high scoring nature and end to end ebb and flow of the game makes it a hugely exciting sport, but, amongst the frantic pace, there’s skill too, with spectacular shots and flashes of individual...


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