Agan, Nova Isabel P.


1. Baseball
Baseball is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of nine players who take turns batting and fielding. The offense attempts to score more runs than its opponents by hitting a ball thrown by the pitcher with a bat and moving counter-clockwise around a series of four bases: first, second, third and home plate. A run is scored when the runner advances around the bases and returns to home plate.

2. Basketball
Basketball is a sport played by two teams of five players on a rectangular court. The objective is to shoot a ball through a hoop 18 inches (46 cm) in diameter and 10 feet (3.0 m) high mounted to a backboard at each end. Basketball is one of the world's most popular and widely viewed sports. 3. Volleyball Volleyball is a team sport in which two teams of six players are separated by a net. Each team tries to score [1] points by grounding a ball on the other team's court under organized rules. It has been a part of the official program of the Summer Olympic Games since 1964. 4. Dragon boat A dragon boat (also dragonboat) is a human-powered watercraft traditionally made in the Pearl River Delta region of China's southern Guangdong Province out of teak wood to various designs and sizes. In other parts of China different woods are used to build these traditional watercraft. It is one of a family of Traditional Paddled Long Boats found throughout Asia, Africa, and the Pacific Islands. Currently, boats are being made, for competitive purposes, out of carbon fiber and other light materials. 5. American football American football (known as football in the United States and gridiron in some other countries) is a sport played by two teams of eleven players on a rectangular field 120 yards long by 53.33 yards wide with goalposts at each [2] end. The offense attempts to advance an oval ball (the football) down the field by running with or passing it. They must advance it at least ten yards in four downs to receive a new set of four downs and continue the drive; if not, they turn over the football to the opposing team.

6. Water polo Water polo, or Water ball, is a team water sport. The playing team consists of six field players and one goalkeeper. The winner of the game is the team that scores the most goals. Game play involves swimming, treading water (using a sort of kicking motion known as "eggbeater kick"), players passing the ball while being defended by opponents, and scoring by throwing the ball into a net defended by a goalie. 'Man-up' (or 'power play') situations occur frequently. Water polo, therefore, has strong similarities to the land-based game of team handball. 7. Rugby Union

including "bagataway" or "the little brother of war" in the Ojibwe language. Players may not run with the disc. 8. Hockey Hockey is a family of sports in which two teams play against each other by trying to maneuver a ball or a puck into [1] the opponent's goal using a hockey stick. it is based on running with the ball in hand. . often referred to simply as rugby. and "tewaarathon" in the Mohawk language. and must keep a pivot while holding the disc. 9. One of the two codes of rugby football. 10. When originally played by native peoples it was known by several different names. similar to an end zone in American football or the in-goal area [2] in rugby. originally played by the indigenous peoples of North America. Ultimate Ultimate is a sport played with a flying disc.Rugby union. In its most common form a game is between two teams of 15 players using an oval-shaped ball on a field with H-shaped goalposts on each goal line. Lacrosse Lacrosse is a team sport. depending on the tribe. is a full contact team sport which originated in England in the early [2] 19th century. The object of the game is to score points by passing the disc to a player in the opposing end zone. using a small rubber ball and a long-handled stick called a crosse or lacrosse stick. In many areas. one sport (typicallyfield hockey or ice hockey ) is generally referred to simply as hockey.