Other World Sports include versions of Hockey, Basketball, Baseball and Racquet Sports played around the World other than North America and Britain.
Korfball is the Dutch variant of Basketball or Netball and has been played in Netherlands and Belgium since the early 20th Century. It has been played in Ireland since around 2009 when the Ireland Korfball International team first entered the IKF European Championships.
While there is no league in Ireland as yet, the International team enters Tournaments in the United Kingdom, Belgium and Netherlands. In keeping with the Dutch ‘Total Football’ Tradition the Attackers and Defenders swap positions after two scores by either team, making an All-Rounders game.
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Korfball (Dutch Basketball)
International Korfball Federation (Overviews):
International Korfball Federation Logo [Ref: 3]
International Korfball Federation World Korfball Championship (Finals):
International Korfball Federation European Championships (Finals):
International Korfball Federation European Championships Round 1 (Qualifying):
British Student Korfball Association International Invitaitional Trophy
African Sports include Ringball, a South African version of Basketball.
Chandimu is an African Street Football sport.
Ringball (South africa)
South African Ringball
SAR Super 10s Dames (Seasons): 2019
Cestoball is a version of Basketball Native to Argentina. The Liga Nacional A is the Top Men’s Division in the country.
Variations on Hockey and Ice Hockey are played throughout the World, from Ringette in Canada to Chaco Indian Hockey in South America.
Choule Crosse (Normandy)
Jeux et Tradi Normandie
Choule Crosse Normande
The Traditional Sports and Games of Normandy (North France) were first described in the 12th Century A.D. Choule is a Team Sport involving a curved stick and a leather ball.
FJSTNV Choule Crosse Normande (Seasons):
Chaco Indian Hockey(South America)
Chaco Indian Hockey
World Racquet Sports
Racquet Sports originated in East, South and South East Asia where the ancestors of Badminton are to be found. There are variations on Racquet Sports unique to Europe (Italian Tamburello, French Tambourine) and the Rest of the World.
Palla Tamburello is an Italian Team Racquet Sports (5-a-side) that utilizes a Tambourine to hit the ball rather than a racquet
Federazione Italiana Palla Tamburello
FIPT Open Serie A (Seasons): 2019
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Hanetsuki is a traditional Japanese form of Badminton.
Hanetsuki (Japanese Badminton)
Road Tennis (Barbados)
Professional Road Tennis Association