The Book of Threes

Threes in sports

In table tennis (ping pong), you volley for serve. This means that after the ball passes back and forth three times, whoever wins the volley serves first.

A match shall consist of the best of three games or the best of five games.

In cricket there are three wickets on each side of the pitch.

The Ironman Triathlon – Swim, Bike, Run.

The Olympics medals are three:

1st place – gold
2nd place – silver
3rd place – bronze

Ways of advancing a football in rugby and football: run, kick and pass

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