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Basketball at the 2010 Summer Youth Olympics

Basketball at the 2010 Summer Youth Olympics was contested by 20 teams each in the boys' and girls' tournament. The tournaments followed the FIBA 3x3 rules and was held at the Youth Space, Singapore.

at the I Summer Youth Olympic Games
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Venue*scape Youth Space
Dates15 – 23 August 2010
No. of events2 (1 boys, 1 girls)
Competitors160 (80 boys, 80 girls) from
38 nations
2014 →

Major rulesEdit

  • Only half of the basketball court is used for the game.
  • Each team consists of 3 players and 1 substitute.
  • Game time: Two 5-minute periods or a team scores 33 points or more, whichever comes first. If tied at the end of regulation, 2-minute overtimes are used until the tie is broken or a team reaches 33 points.
  • Team must attempt a shot for goal in 10 seconds.
  • Ball must be taken out of the 3-point line and touched by 2 teammates (ball receiver/dribbler and 1 other teammate) before a shot can be attempted.


Fixtures and resultsEdit

The group stage draw was made on 31 May 2010. [2]

Medal summaryEdit

Participating teamsEdit


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  2. ^ "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 13 June 2010. Retrieved 2010-06-01.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)