The Instigator
Zendayalover156
Pro (for)
Winning
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The Contender
disneynickfan
Con (against)
Losing
0 Points

Volleyball is better than basketball

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after 4 votes the winner is...
Zendayalover156
Voting Style: Open Point System: 7 Point
Started: 2/24/2014 Category: Sports
Updated: 3 years ago Status: Post Voting Period
Viewed: 2,136 times Debate No: 46616
Debate Rounds (3)
Comments (3)
Votes (4)

 

Zendayalover156

Pro

First round of acceptance. Do you accept my challenge?
disneynickfan

Con

basketball is way better because u get more exercise than u do in volleyball because u have to run.
Debate Round No. 1
Zendayalover156

Pro

10 Fun Facts About Volleyball
Fact 1: The game of volleyball was invented in 1895 by William G. Morgan.

Fact 2: The first World Championships were held in 1949 for men and 1952 for women.

Fact 3: Volleyball were first introduced as Olympic sports in 1964.

Fact 4: Most volleyball players jump about 300 times a match.

Fact 5: Volleyball took some of its characteristics from tennis and handball.

Fact 6: The first two-man beach game was played in 1930.

Fact 7: Volleyball was called mintonette at first but it was later changed to volleyball.

Fact 8: The first special designed ball for the sport was created in 1900.

Fact 9: Volleyball is the second most popular sport in the world today, exceeded only by soccer.

Fact 10: The longest recorded volleyball game was in Kingston, North Carolina. It took 75 hours and 30 minutes.

Source: http://www.volleywood.net...
disneynickfan

Con

in basketball u can shoot through a hoop 18 inches in diameter and Basketball is one of the world's most popular and widely viewed sports.
Debate Round No. 2
Zendayalover156

Pro

Ok since this is the last round I would like to say thank you for competing against me and you did pretty good. In other news volleyball does give a ton of workout during practices. Trust me I'm in volleyball.
disneynickfan

Con

but u can use a basketball to do exercises with also its really fun to play!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Debate Round No. 3
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Posted by Aanand 2 years ago
Aanand
Basketball is way better than volleyball.
Posted by 9spaceking 3 years ago
9spaceking
Well I'm bad at basketball and average at volleyball so yeah
Posted by julie1234 3 years ago
julie1234
Volleyball is better than Basketball.
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Vote Placed by Mikal 2 years ago
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Reasons for voting decision: no real arguments from con clear win
Vote Placed by GodChoosesLife 2 years ago
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Reasons for voting decision: Pro gave examples which was convincing.
Vote Placed by Krazzy_Player 3 years ago
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Reasons for voting decision: Better arguments made by Pro.
Vote Placed by birdlandmemories 3 years ago
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Reasons for voting decision: Pro gave better arguments and had way better spelling.