Volleyball teams have 6 players. They hit a ball over a net using any part of their bodies.
You score a point when you make the ball bounce on the court of the oponent team. You also score a point when the other team can not return the ball over the net to your court.
You don' t need to have the posession of the ball to score.
The first team to score 25 points by a margin of two points, wins the set.
How Long Is A Match?
There is no time limit for a volleyball match.
What are the main faults?
A fault occurs when:
-You hold, push or throw the ball.
-A team contacts the ball more than three times consecutively. Except when the first contact is a block.
-A ball touches a player twice in succession or the ball touches the body twice in succession.
-Players are out of position at service.
-A player touches the net.
-A player attacks the ball above the opponent court or steps in an opponent’s court.
What you can do:
-Touch the ball with any part of your body.
-Hit the ball three times between different players.
-Play the ball outside of the court lines.
-Serve anywhere behind the base line.
-Touch the net with the ball.
What you can´t do:
-Touch the ball two times consecutively
-Hold the ball or push it
-Touch the net with your body
-Step on the centre line or the opponent´s court.
SUBTITLES: 1. Clic the play button. 2. Clic on the grey arrow on the right of the screen, and then on "CC"
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