2018 Wheelchair Basketball World Championship
|2018 Wheelchair Basketball World Championship|
|Start date||16 August|
|End date||26 August|
|Competitors||16 teams (men)|
12 teams (women) from 19 nations
|Women's team||Netherlands||Great Britain||Germany|
This was the best ever performance at a wheelchair basketball world championship by both the British men's and women's teams. The former had never won an official championship before (they had claimed the 1973 unofficial title), and the latter had never made the finals.