Sports Terminology

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There are hundreds of games and sports including; football, cricket, hockey, badminton, tennis, golf and other are played all around the world. Different terminology is used while playing these games. Here is the list of commonly used terms related to various sports and games.


List of Terms Related to Sports

Football:

Advantage, Centre forward, Corner kick, Direct free kick, Dribbling, Foul, Golden goal, Goal kick, Hat-trick, Injury time, Marking, Offside, Own goal, Penalty kick, Red card, Substitute, Sudden death, Sweeper, Tackle, Throw in, Wings, Yellow card.


Cricket:

Boundary, Over boundary, Maiden over, third umpire, Runs, Strike rate, Economy rate, wides, overs, not out, Centuries, half-centuries, stumped, Hit wicket, bowled, Run out No ball, Leg bye, Bye, Fielding, Innings, Stumps,bails, Crease, Pitch, Wicket.


Vollyball:

Baseline, Blocking, Dubling, Foot fault, Hiv, Holding, Jump set, Luv all, Tactical ball, Volly, Windmill service, lobpass, Point, game, Quick smash, Serve, Backhand serve , Forhand smash, Smash, Netshot, Lob, Fault, Double drop, Diush, Bird, Rush, Pass, Set, Attack, Dig


Badminton:

Dush, Advantage, Half volly, Lov, Smash, Ground stroke, Deep volly, S service, Slice, Drop shot, Backhand stroke, Double fault, Out, Net



Lawn tennis:

Punch, Break, Cut, Defence, Knock, Knock out, Second eight, Win by knock out, Upper cut, Weight in, Bubbit punch


Boxing:

Bestball, Foresum, Bougi, Bunker, Hole, Kaddy, Dormy, Fareway, Forball, Greed holes, Links, Niblick, Pur, Pute, Tea, Stimid, Ruf


Chess:

Bishop,Kasling,Capture,Draw,Check mate,N pashant,Gambit,Grand master,Oskar, Under promoting,Pon,Night,King,Stale nate,Ruck


Golf:

Aka,Chaku gun,Datchi,Enechosen,Fudotouchi,Gedun,Geri,Obi,Hajime,Ibokee, Zeon,Kakato,Koko,Nidan,Sunbano,Siro,Ude


Karrate:

Bunker,Chukker,Mullet


Cards:

oxan,Bridge,Chicken,Cut,Little slum,Notram pos,Revoke,Suffle,Vulnarable


Hocky:

Backstis,Bully,Curry,Dribble,Carret,Korner,Penalty corner,Zonal marking, Sixten,Yard hit,Scoop,Goal line,Green card,Click


Baseball:

Boss,Battery,Banting,Katcher,Diamond,Hitter,Home,Infield,Outfield,Shortstop Pull out,Pitcher plate,Pinch


Zudo:

Asi-oaza,Chui,Dun,Dozo,Hazimi,Yippon,Zigotie,Koko Makikomi,Nage oaza,o-Gosi,Rundori,Tuni otosi,Uchi komvi, Yoshi,Uco


Zimnastic:

A-baross,Ariel,Blocks,Dis,Inlocate,Tariff,Bim,Floor exercise Virtusacity,rap


Billiyard:

Bunk line,Break,Bolting,Canon,Kiu,Stroke


Roing:

Bou,Bucket,Kou,Ergometer,Feather,Paddle,Rigatra


Basketball:

ball,Busket,Blocking,Dribbling,Free-through,Held ball,Jump ball,Pivot


Table tennis:

backspinn,Lope,Chop,Penhostgrip,Push,Spin,Tuidil