Asked in Netball
When you score in netball do you call them nets or goals?
well we call them goals because nets are like fishing nets hahaha people think nets are the netball goals and when they do shot its in the goal or it a point it a goal so yea hope you lerant any think ...
Asked in Football - American, Football - Soccer
Do you need nets in a football match?
The Laws of the Game do not require goal nets; only that if they are present, they are made of suitable material and must not interfere with the goalkeeper. Traditionally, goal nets are always used. Interestingly, corner flags are mandatory, but are found missing from the field more often than nets. ...
Asked in Fish
Who invented fish nets?
Well, it's not WHO, but THEM. They invented fishing nets. Who are THEY?? Well THEY'RE Cro-Magnons. They were our latest ancestors, who started farming and invented spear throwers, bow and arrow, found out how to paint, and of course, fishing hooks. So YEP, Cro-Magnons invented fish nets. ...
How wide high deep is a FIFA soccer net?
According to FIFA's laws of the game goal posts must be 8 ft high and 8 yds wide. There is no stipulation as to how deep the nets have to be. Infact the laws only say that nets maybe attached as long as they do not interfere with the goal keeper. The different leagues or national associations may have their own stipulations as to having nets mandatory and the depth of the nets. ...
Asked in Football - Soccer
What are the soccer goal nets?
In soccer, the nets are a mesh polyethylene of other suitable material often attached to the rear (out of play) side of each team's goalposts and crossbar. The purpose of goal nets are to prevent balls that have entered the goal from careening away from the field and delaying the restart of play. They also create a barrier between "inside" and "outside" of the goal to help officials, players, and other onlookers determine whether a fast-moving ball crossed the goal line between...
Why are basketball nets used?
The whole concept in the usage of basketball nets on a basketball rim might be due to fact that some other professional sports make use of nets at there goal points. Also because of the nature of the sports, it might have something to do with projectile motion. ...
Asked in Football - Soccer
In football what are the instances where own goal is not awarded even though the ball has gone into the nets?
The instances where an own goal is not awarded in football are: 1. When an opposition commits a foul just before the goal is scored. 2. When the goal is scored after the whistle has been blown. ...
Asked in Ice Hockey
Who invented hockey nets?
At the establishment of the Canadian Amateur Hockey League (CAHL, 1898-1905), the Quebec team recommended that a rope be attached to the tops of the goal posts, and netting be attached to the posts and rope to form a pocket. After an exhibition series in 1899, the nets became a permanent item in the CAHL rinks. See the related Wikipedia link listed below for more information: ...
Asked in Basketball, New Jersey
Will the new jersey nets be renamed to new york nets?
No, they were renamed to Brooklyn Nets