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Thirds! Only certain players are allowed in each third.

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Q: What are the 3 thirds called in netball?
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What are the measurements of each third of a netball court?

Okay, as you most likely already know each player has a certain area of play, except the center, there a 3 thirds, 2 goal thirds (each end of the netball court) and a center third ( where the center circle is).

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Its called netball because the aim of the game is to put the ball in the nat, or though, it was originally called womens basketball. - the game evolved from men's basketball in around 1891. by dividing the court into thirds and using a net on a pole instead of a basket the game became known as netball.

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What is the different between netball and basketball?

The difference between basketball and netball is that in basketball you can take more than 2 steps and dribble up the court, but in netball the most amount of steps you can take is 2 and you are put in certain positions. Another difference is that netball is played in thirds and basketball in halves.

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the centre third, where centre player starts off with the ball, and there are two shooting thirds.

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