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www.reference.com/article/first-volleyball-made-b48afafdda64fb4d

There is dispute over whether the ball used in the first volleyball game was a basketball or a basketball's inner air bladder. Basketballs at the time (1895) were made of leather, while basketball bladders were made of cloth. The first ball manufactured for use in volle...

www.reference.com/article/regulation-volleyball-made-a2b77a14fd77da21

A volleyball is made out of a rubber core, known as a "bladder," which is wrapped with cloth. The outer layer of the volleyball is made from leather.

www.reference.com/world-view/volleyball-scoring-system-207607d9d3d262ae

There are two standard scoring systems used for volleyball known as sideout scoring and rally scoring. In the sideout scoring system, the only team that can score points is the team that serves the ball. If the non-serving times wins the point, they do not score a point...

www.reference.com/article/benefits-playing-volleyball-ef09e87e4449919b

There are many benefits of playing volleyball, both physically and mentally, as it is a fun way to burn calories, it is a sport that exercises many parts of the body and it allows players to develop skills to work well with others. Volleyball also improves balance, hand...

www.reference.com/article/diameter-volleyball-eeb845b42f256a69

The diameter of a volleyball is between 25.6 to 26.4 centimeters. The ball has 18 panels on the circumference. The circumference of the ball is about 65 to 67 centimeters.

www.reference.com/world-view/height-net-volleyball-8fb1c4280a0d9591

The height of the net in men's volleyball is 7 feet 11 5/8 inches, and in women's volleyball, it is 7 feet 4 1/8 inches. Official nets are 32 feet long and 39 inches tall.

www.reference.com/world-view/definition-dig-volleyball-ac057ee2c1ad5178

According to the Fédération Internationale de Volleyball, the dig is a forearm pass to control the ball in preparation for return. It is usually the team's first touch of the ball after the opposition has put it over the net.