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Of or pertaining to any organized, competitive, entertaining, and skillful activity or game requiring commitment, strategy, and fair play, in which a winner can be defined by objective means within a specified set of rules.

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Sports; Squash

This is when a player will ask a referee to make a ruling on a appeal by a player. The players appeal can be in regards to an on or off court ruling. A player will make an appeal ...


Sports; Squash

This is a determination by the Referee that a player made an attempt to hit the ball. As an example, if a player, whose turn it is to hit the ball, moves their racket forward ...

backward motion (reasonable)

Sports; Squash

Players must use caution when moving their racket in a backward motion in preparation to move the racket forward to hit the ball. This backward motion can't be excessive. ...


Sports; Squash

A squash ball is made of rubber. It is hollow and so can be squished. It is 1.5 inches (40-45 mm) in diameter and weighs between 12.7 to 13.4 ounces (24 grams). Balls have colored ...


Sports; Squash

This is a shot that is played to the front wall by first hitting a back wall or a side wall.


Sports; Squash

The court is 32 feet long (9.75 meters) and 21 feet wide (6.4 meters). The height of a squash court is 15 feet (4.57 meters). The backcourt is divided by a short line, which is 18 ...

cut line

Sports; Squash

This is a line that is across the front wall. It is 2 inches (50 millimeters) in width, the top edge of which is 6 feet (1.83 meters) above the floor. The ball must hit above this ...