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It's in the Rules

Quiz 2

Below is a list of 10 different sentences about the rules and regulations of 5 different sports - two sentences about each sport. Decide which sports are being described and which two sentences go with each one.

  1. It is a game played between two teams of five players each.
  2. It is a game played on a court divided by a net played either by two players (singles) or two pairs of players (doubles).
  3. Each team has 11 players.
  4. It is a game played on a court which is 13.4m x 6.1m.
  5. It is played on a court that is 26m x 14m.
  6. There are 3 or 5 six-game sets in each match.
  7. To play this game you need a light long-handled racket and a shuttlecock.
  8. It is an outdoor game played with bats, a ball, and wickets by two teams.
  9. You need a puck and a curved stick to play this game.
  10. It is played on ice.
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