Asked in Sports
What do you mean by tournament and name its types and explain any one them?
Tournament is the contest of skills. types:- knockout, league, consolation, combination tournament.. ...
Asked in Nouns
Is tournament a proper noun?
No, the word 'tournament' is a common noun, a general word for any tournament of any kind. A proper noun is the name of a specific person, place, or thing. A proper noun for 'tournament' is the name of a specific tournament, for example The Tournament of Roses (the Rose Parade and Rose Bowl Game), Pasadena California or the WTA Tournament of Champions (the Women's Tennis Association competition), Sofia Bulgaria. ...
Asked in Medieval Warfare
How many people were there at a normal jousting tournament?
Quite possible a thousand or so. It would depend on how large the town was and how famous the knights competing. ...
Asked in School Subjects, Middle Ages
What are the events at a medieval tournament?
The most important event at a medieval tournament was the melee, in which the knights divided into two groups that charged each other, producing a disorganized battle. Jousting was combat between two knights who charged each other on horseback. There were other events, and these varied, depending on what the people who sponsored and participated in the tournament wanted. They really could be anything, but might include archery. Sometimes they included charging on horseback with a lance against a target. There is a link below. ...
Asked in Knights
What happened at knights tournaments?
When someone says"medieval tournament," most people think of a jousting tournament. But a not as well known tournament (which is just called a tournament and therefore is what you are asking about) is where a huge group of knights splits into two teams and has a sham battle (although it's not much different from a real battle) over a large area, like an entire countryside. People have said that the battles could cause great destruction where it happened, but it may be...