Volleyball is a team sport in which two teams of six players are separated by a net. Each team tries to score 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 Tokyo 1964.
A competitive women's volleyball match. The ball is a blur above the net. Italy-Russia match. Position of ball is a blur due to the speed that it was hit. Volleyball is a team sport. The teams are separated by a large net. It has six players on each side of the net. Each team is allowed twelve substitution players.
A volleyball is a ball used to play indoor volleyball, beach volleyball, or other less common variations of the sport. Volleyballs are round and traditionally consist of eighteen nearly rectangular panels of synthetic or genuine leather, arranged in six identical sections of three panels each, wrapped around a bladder. A valve permits the internal air pressure to be adjusted. In a break from the traditional construction, in 2008, the FIVB adopted as its official indoor ball a new Mikasa with dim
volleyball ( countable and uncountable, plural volleyballs ) ( uncountable) 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. ( countable) The inflated ball used in such a game.
Three across: A common passing formation in higher level play where three passers start in a line across the back row to receive a serve. Three Step Approach: The sequence of steps a hitter takes to meet a ball. Consisting of three steps. For right-handed hitters the sequence is: left, right, left.
Beach volleyball is a team sport played by two teams of six players on a sand court divided by a net. Similar to indoor volleyball, the objective of the game is to send the ball over the net and to ground it on the opponent's side of the court.
Your browser doesn't support HTML5 audio. / ˈvɑː.li.bɑːl /. A2 [ U ] a game in which two teams use their hands to hit a large ball backwards and forwards over a high net without allowing the ball to touch the ground: In physical education, we play volleyball or do exercises.
Volleyball, game played by two teams, usually of six players on a side, in which the players use their hands to bat a ball back and forth over a high net, trying to make the ball touch the court within the opponents’ playing area before it can be returned. To prevent this a player on the opposing team bats the ball up and toward a teammate before it touches the court surface—that teammate may then volley it back across the net or bat it to a third teammate who volleys it across the net.
noun. a game for two teams in which the object is to keep a large ball in motion, from side to side over a high net, by striking it with the hands before it touches the ground. the ball used in this game.
The 2021 FIVB Volleyball Men's U21 World Championship was the 21st edition of the FIVB Volleyball Men's U21 World Championship, contested by the men's national teams under the age of 21 of the members of the FIVB, the sport's global governing body.