netball is an interesting sport that is mostly played by girls but boys can play too. it is very fun
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Netball is an extremely overlooked sport. The best team in the world is the Aussie Diamonds and second is the English Roses. It involves seven players from each team; GS shoots goals can only stay in the end third, GA also shoots but is allowed in the attacking third and the centre third, WA cannot shoot or go in the D but is allowed in the attacking third and centre third, C is allowed all over the court except the D and takes the first pass to start play, WD is allowed in the centre third and the defending third but cannot go in the D (one at each end) GD can go into the D in the defending third and the centre third, GK can go into the D but only allowed into the defending third. There are three thirds altogether and each team should have at least 3 subs in case of injury. Matches last 60 minutes and the game requires agility, good reactions and high fitness levels. Open to ages from approximately 6 years to 50 years. There are many rules in netball like you ant drop the ball (bounce the ball) or run with the ball or go offside and many more.
My teacher chose me for the netball team, I need to get my fitness up!
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a game played by girls and guys from the ages of 6 right up to approx 40. it is a game of skill, talent and strenght.most people over look netball and say it has no skill and it a stupid but its got alot of skill involved. Netball originated in england and was first called basketball then years later it became netball. The best team in the world is the Australian netball Diamonds and the runners up are the New zealand silver ferns. netball must have 7 people each team and 2-3 subs on the side line the positions are c,wa,wd,ga,gd ,gk,gs
one netball court, one bal,l two goal post either end and two umpires.
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Contrary to the uninformed beliefs of Gumba Gumba, is a game that was invented in the United States by a New Orleans sports teacher named Clara Baer. She had been learned of a new game called basketball which had been invented in Massachusetts in 1891 by Canadian immigrant James Naismith, and wrote to him asking about the rules.

Baer misunderstood certain aspects of the court lines that Naismith had included in a sketch enclosed in his response, and thus netball - originally known as women's indoor basketball - became a game quite distinct from Naismith's game. The first official game of netball was played in 1895.
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Basketball with all the fun parts taking out

1. You have specific places
2. You can't dribble with the ball
3. No backboard to shoot

But it's still a really fun sport in some other ways. Mainly played by girls.
Netballer - Hey I just came back from my netball game
Basketballer - Oh cool, how was it?
Netballer - I stepped a few times and obstructed but it was good overall
Basketballer - ...What the fuck does that mean?
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Wow, look at Bruce go - he's so good at netball, and such a stud.
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slang for smoking marijuana. also slang name for marijuana.
also for a serious "session" you can be come a "silver fern", which are in fact the world champions of the womens sport also known as netball. and the most serious level of netball is known as the world cup.
dave: hey tom, you keen to play netball?
tom: yea bro, for sure.

tom: yo dave, world cup on the stove tonight
dave: fucken aye boy!
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