Sport/Volleyball

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Members of U.S. Armed Forces Women's Volleyball team block an Italian player from scoring during the 3rd Military World Games held in Catania, Sicily. Credit: U.S Navy photo by Photographer's Mate 2nd Class Terry Spain.
This is a Mikasa VLS200 beach volleyball. Credit: Thue and Amada44.

Volleyball is a game for two teams, usually of six players, in which a large ball is hit by hand over a high net, the aim being to score points by making the ball reach the ground on the opponent's side of the court.

On the right, members of U.S. Armed Forces Women's Volleyball team block an Italian player from scoring during the 3rd Military World Games held in Catania, Sicily.

On the left is an example of a volleyball used in playing beach volleyball.

Theoretical volleyball[edit]

Def. a "game played on a rectangular court between two teams of two to six players which involves striking a ball back and forth over a net"[1] is called volleyball.

Subpages[edit]

Current subpages of this page are a project to collect volleyball scores.

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References[edit]

  1. TheDaveRoss (25 April 2005). "volleyball, In: Wiktionary". San Francisco, California: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. Retrieved 2015-05-24.

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