A ball game is a sport played with a ball.
There are many popular games or sports involving some type of ball or similar object. These games can be grouped by the general objective of the game, sometimes indicating a common origin either of a game itself or of its basic idea:
Bat-and-ball games, such as cricket and baseball.
Two-goal games, such as basketball and all forms of football and hockey.
Volleying games, such as volleyball and tennis.
"Target" games, such as bowling and lotball.
and so on
Popular ball from games around the world include:
Baseball (in the United States, a game of baseball is referred to as a "ballgame")
Billiards (including snooker, eight ball and pool variations)
Cricket (see cricket ball)
Australian rules football
International Rules Football
Golf (see golf ball)
Native American Stickball (Toli)
Quidditch (fictional game)
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