Sport from Wikipedia's Second Sentence

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Each team tries to score points by grounding a ball on the other team's court under organized rules.
**** is the national sport of Ireland.
A regular (full-size) table is 12 × 6 ft (3.7 × 1.8 m).
The development of **** was inspired by skateboarding, sledding, surfing and skiing.
The boats are propelled by the reaction forces on the oar blades as they are pushed against the water.
Each player uses a racket that is strung to strike a hollow rubber ball covered with felt over a net into the opponent's court.
It is a direct descendant of baseball although some key differences are that ****s are larger than baseballs and the pitches are thrown underhand rather than overhand.
Players score points by striking a shuttlecock with their racquet so that it passes over the net and lands in their opponents' half of the court.
The event was instituted in commemoration of the fabled run of the Greek soldier Pheidippides, a messenger from the Battle of **** to Athens.
The game takes place on a hard table divided by a net.
At the turn of the 21st century the game was played by over 250 million players in over 200 countries making it the world’s most popular sport.
The sport derived from early versions of basketball, and is similar to it in many respects.
It is one of the few ball games that does not require a standardized playing area.
One team bats, trying to score as many runs as possible while the other team bowls and fields, trying to dismiss the batsmen and thus limit the runs scored by the batting team.
Players score by driving a small white plastic or wooden ball into the opposing team's goal using a long-handled mallet.
**** is typically supervised by a referee engaged in during a series of one- to three-minute intervals called rounds, and **** generally of similar weight.
**** demands advanced water skills, and requires great strength, endurance, flexibility, grace, artistry and precise timing, as well as exceptional breath control.
**** has historically been used for hunting and combat; in modern times, however, its main use is that of a recreational activity.
In addition to the length of the jump, judges give points for style.
In Korean, **** means 'to strike or break with foot'; **** means 'to strike or break with fist'; and **** means 'way', 'method', or 'art'.

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