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In Basketball you are allowed to dribble the ball unlike in net ball were you have to throw it to team members.

There are also a lot of other differences too

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Where Did Netball Get Its Name?

Netball was originally made from the game basketball and was named "netball" so that ladies could play a different style of basketball.

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