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goalball

(ˈɡəʊlˌbɔːl)
n
1. (Team Sports, other than specified) a game played by two teams who compete to score goals by throwing a ball that emits audible sound when in motion. Players, who may be blind or sighted, are blindfolded during play
2. (Team Sports, other than specified) the ball used in this game
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The playing venue for athletics and swimming will be at the Binirayan Sports Complex while goalball and bocce will be held at the Antique SPED Center.
Selon les responsables, l'Algerie qui sera presente dans plusieurs disciplines sportives, dont le powerlifting, le goalball et le handi-basket, mise beaucoup sur l'athletisme et le judo, sachant que ces deux disciplines ont souvent donne des satisfactions au sport national.
The remaining 11 teams competed in athletics, volleyball, basketball, handball, table tennis, bowling, weightlifting, swimming, judo, karate and goalball.
Kirklees athletes Peter Doyle, 17, and Brittany Stead, 18, tackled the 170-mile coast to coast Way of the Roses cycle route in aid of goalball, which they both play competitively.
They will take part in athletics, swimming, table tennis, powerlifting, chess, archery and wheelchair basketball but not in boccia, goalball, football 7-aside, football 5-aside and sitting volleyball.
There are 22 sports on the Summer Games program--including athletics (track and field), archery, boccia, canoe, cycling, five-on-five soccer, seven-on-seven soccer, equestrian, goalball, judo, powerlifting, rowing, sailing, shooting, sitting volleyball, swimming, table tennis, triathlon, wheelchair basketball, wheelchair fencing, wheelchair rugby and wheelchair tennis.
The aquatics centre, the velodrome and the basketball arena have now been handed over to LLDC with the copper box, where the handball and goalball competitions were held, to follow in November and the Olympic stadium and press and broadcast centres in December.
WOMEN'S GOALBALL: Team GB take on Denmark in the Preliminary Round Group C at 9am
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In goalball, Bahrain were handed their third defeat in Group 'B', this time going down 0-10 to Iraq.
In total, designs of 29 sports were picked from 30,000 entries with the winning designs including swimming, boxing, gymnastics, boccia and goalball.
Overall, the pounds 11m of public money remaining in the pot will be split between: fencing, handball, shooting, table tennis, volleyball/beach volleyball, water polo, weightlifting and wrestling, plus Paralympic sports fencing, goalball, volleyball and wheelchair basketball (women).