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How many cm or millimeters is the basketball rings diameter?

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In the NBA, NBA Rule 1, Section 2, Article D states:

" Each basket shall consist of a pressure-release NBA approved metal safety ring 18" in inside diameter with a white cord net 15" to 18" in length. " 18 inches is between 45 and 46 cm.

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