A short version of basketball was introduced called 3X3 in 2010. 3×3 is simple and flexible enough to be played anywhere by anybody. All you need is a hoop, a half-court, and six players. Events can be staged outdoor and indoor in iconic locations to bring basketball directly to the people. It became an Olympic sport on June 9, 2017 (www.fiba3x3.com) In Uganda we have the senior teams both men and women, U23 and U18 both boys and girls Uganda Is ranked 56th in the world and in the 6th position in Africa with all categories combined.