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  1. It is a contact sport in which two teams of thirteen players compete. Rugby league is one of the two variations on the sport of rugby football. It's more action-packed and engaging than the first.
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  3. Website: https://sportsmatik.com/sports-corner/sports-know-how/rugby-league
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  7. Rugby sevens is an offshoot of rugby union known as rugby sevens. There are no more than seven players on each side of the ball in rugby sevens, which is played with seven players instead of 15. Unlike in rugby union, where the game is divided into two halves of forty minutes each, the game is played in two seven-minute halves in soccer.
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  9. Website: https://sportsmatik.com/sports-corner/sports-know-how/rugby-sevens
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  13. Rugby Union, commonly referred to as rugby around the world, is a team contact sport that originated in England in the mid-19th century. Rugby football comes in two flavours: union and league, with union allowing players to run with the ball in their hands while doing so.
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  16. Website: https://sportsmatik.com/sports-corner/sports-know-how/rugby-union
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  20. Sailing is a wind-powered water sport in which boats travel across open water. In order to win the race, the sailboat's purpose is to travel forward with the assistance of the wind. As a result, wind and speed are the most important variables when sailing.
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  22. Website: https://sportsmatik.com/sports-corner/sports-know-how/sailing
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  26. Sandboarding is an exhilarating sport that combines elements of surfing, skateboarding, and snowboarding in one thrilling package. The sport is similar to surfing, but participants ride down or across the sand dunes on specially designed sandboards.
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  28. Website: https://sportsmatik.com/sports-corner/sports-know-how/sandboarding
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  32. A middle French word for "old shoe" inspired the word savate. It's a traditional French sport in which participants fight each other by kicking each other in the legs. The primary weapons in combat sports are the hands and feet, and the goal is to knock the other person out as quickly as possible.
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  34. Website: https://sportsmatik.com/sports-corner/sports-know-how/savate
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  38. Swiss wrestling (Schwingen) is Switzerland's traditional sport and a major national pastime. Wrestlers compete in the sport by donning "Schwingerhosen," or wrestling breeches, along with belts for applying holds.
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  40. Website: https://sportsmatik.com/sports-corner/sports-know-how/schwingen
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  44. In Scrabble, a word game with a 15*15 cell grid, two to four players compete against each other. Each time a player arranges a row or column of tiles bearing the same letter in a certain order, they gain points. This can be done in a row or column of tiles flowing from left to right. The word that results from this process must either be found in a standard dictionary or specific reference works.
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  46. Website: https://sportsmatik.com/sports-corner/sports-know-how/scrabble
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  50. Every year, thousands of people go scuba diving, whether for a course, an introductory dive, or just for fun. Scuba diving is one of the world's fastest-growing extreme sports. SCUBA stands for Self-Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus, which refers to equipment that allows you to breathe while diving. Almost exclusively, people who scuba dive do so because they are drawn to the allure of the mysterious underwater realm.
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  52. Website: https://sportsmatik.com/sports-corner/sports-know-how/scuba-diving
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  56. A popular sport in Southeast Asia, Sepak Takraw is also called sepak raga in Malay, cau may Iin in Vietnam, sipa in the Philippines, and ka-taw in Lao. Sepak Takraw has many other names as well. It's also known as kick volleyball, but the two sports aren't the same. The only permitted ways for players to touch the ball are their heads, chests, and feet when playing with a rattan ball and a net.
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  58. Website: https://sportsmatik.com/sports-corner/sports-know-how/sepak-takraw
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  62. Shinty is a team sport in which a ball is smashed into a goal with sticks called caman. However, it used to be popular in England and other places where Scottish Highlanders settled before migrating to Scotland. The game has its own set of rules and is based on the Irish game of Hurling and the Welsh game of Bando.
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  64. Website: https://sportsmatik.com/sports-corner/sports-know-how/shinty
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  68. Using a variety of guns, including air guns and firearms, shooters compete to see who is the fastest and most accurate. As of right now, there are three primary categories of competition in the sport: Rifle, Pistol, Shotgun. There are numerous events in each discipline, and the distance to the target, the position, and the type of sports gun used vary.
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  70. Website: https://sportsmatik.com/sports-corner/sports-know-how/shooting
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  74. In the shot put, athletes compete to see how far they can get a heavy metal ball called a "shot" by putting or throwing it as far as possible. Medieval soldiers used cannon balls in their competitions, which resembled modern shot put events today.
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  76. Website: https://sportsmatik.com/sports-corner/sports-know-how/shot-put
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  80. In shotgun shooting, shooters use an unrifled smooth-bore shotgun to take aim at clay targets that are released from a machine known as a trap. Shotgun shooting has been around for a long time. Skeet, trap, and sporting clay target shooting all fall under the broad category of clay target shooting.
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  82. Website: https://sportsmatik.com/sports-corner/sports-know-how/shotgun-shooting
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  86. During shovel racing, athletes race down a snowy hill while seated on a shovel. Traditional snow shovels are used as well as custom-built shovel-based sleds in this sport. Riders lean back with their feet pointed forward while sitting on the shovel. They lean back and lean forward while riding. Elite shovel racers have been known to hit speeds of up to 70 mph (112 km/h). To make the shovel go faster, riders apply wax to the underside.
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  88. Website: https://sportsmatik.com/sports-corner/sports-know-how/shovel-racing
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  92. Horse and rider partnerships jump over 10 to 13 knockable obstacles in an arena while being penalised for each one that they knock down or refuse. Show jumping, also known as "open jumping," "stadium jumping," or "jumping," is an equestrian sport.
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  95. Website: https://sportsmatik.com/sports-corner/sports-know-how/show-jumping
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  99. Silambam is a popular form of martial arts in which combatants use weapons such as bamboo sticks to achieve their goals. To this day, it's a popular folk dance in Tamil Nadu (India), which is also where it all began, roughly 1000 years ago. Early accounts of Silambam can be found in the Tamil Sangam literature.
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  101. Website: https://sportsmatik.com/sports-corner/sports-know-how/silambam
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  105. A form of volleyball adaptation for disabled athletes is known as sitting volleyball. A smaller volleyball court with lowered nets makes it a faster game than standing volleyball because it is played between two teams of six players each. Athletes must keep their pelvis in contact with the ground throughout the game. It is also possible to block the serve in the game.
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  107. Website: https://sportsmatik.com/sports-corner/sports-know-how/sitting-volleyball
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  111. Using a skateboard as a balance device, a person can do tricks while skateboarding. Rollerblades are attached to the bottom of a skateboard's flat, narrow deck. The sport is based on riding a board and performing a series of tricks, such as jumps, flips, and mid-air spins in mid-flight.
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  113. Website: https://sportsmatik.com/sports-corner/sports-know-how/skateboarding
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  117. During skeleton, the rider slides down ice tracks on a small sled while lying on the sled with his or her head first. Winter Olympic sports include skeleton. St. Moritz, Switzerland, is credited with inventing the sport in the late 1800s.
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  119. Website: https://sportsmatik.com/sports-corner/sports-know-how/skeleton
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