Basketball doesn't have a first name- basketball is the name of a sport.
The name of the content basketball before it was called basketball is Soccer ball
a basketball court
Basketball is known around the world as 'basketball'.
The correct name for it is A basketball court.
Basketball gets its name, because you use the BALLto try and shoot into the BASKET. Therefore, it is called BASKETBALL.
A common name for a basketball ground would be a basketball court.
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