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Most basketball free throws in one minute

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  • Who: Bob J. Fisher

  • What: Most basketball free throws in one minute

  • Where: United States

The most basketball free throws made in one minute is 50 by Bob J. Fisher (USA) at Valley Heights High School in Blue Rapids, Kansas, USA on 9 January 2010.

Fisher succeeded on 50 free throws out of 59 attempts. After missing his first attempt, Fisher sunk 18 consecutive free throws to get well on pace. Fisher owned the records for most free throws in one and two minutes simultaneously and operates a Web site for instructional basketball shooting at, endorsed by NCAA national-title winning head coach Bill Self.


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