sport: Team sports
American footballa team game similar to rugby, with 11 players on each side. Forward passing is allowed and planned strategies and formations for play are decided during the course of the game association football or soccersoccer Australian Rules or Australian Rules footballa game resembling rugby football, played in Australia between teams of 18 men each on an oval pitch, with a ball resembling a large rugby ball. Players attempt to kick the ball between posts (without crossbars) at either end of the pitch, scoring six points for a goal (between the two main posts) and one point for a behind (between either of two outer posts and the main posts). They may punch or kick the ball and run with it provided that they bounce it every ten yards baseballbandyan early form of hockey, often played on ice basketballcamogiea form of hurling played by women Canadian footballa game resembling American football, played on a grass pitch between two teams of 12 players cricketcurlingfive-a-side footballa version of soccer with five players in each team footballGaelic footballan Irish game played with 15 players on each side and goals resembling rugby posts with a net on the bottom part. Players are allowed to kick, punch, and bounce the ball and attempt to get it over the bar or in the net goalballhandballhockeyhurling or hurleya traditional Irish game resembling hockey and lacrosse, played with sticks and a ball between two teams of 15 players each ice hockeykabbadikorfballan indoor game similar to basketball, in which each team consists of four men and four women lacrossenetballa team game similar to basketball, played mainly by women poloa game similar to hockey played on horseback using long-handled mallets (polo sticks) and a wooden ball roller hockeyroundersrugby or rugby footballa form of football played with an oval ball in which the handling and carrying of the ball is permitted rugby leaguea form of rugby football played between teams of 13 players rugby uniona form of rugby football played between teams of 15 players shintya simple form of hockey of Scottish origin played with a ball and sticks curved at the lower end softballa variation of baseball using a larger softer ball, pitched underhand stool balla game resembling cricket, still played by girls and women in Sussex, England tug-of-warvolleyballwater polo ▷ See sport
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