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No you don't

If the umpire sees that you are doing contact to a girl you will get a free pass

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Q: Netball do you have to have the ball for it to be contact?
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What does contact mean in netball?

contact is when you touch the player with the ball, you knock the ball out of the players hands, or shove a player out of your way to get past them

Why is netball called netball?

Netball is a shooting game, but the question is why is netball is called netball, because in netball your throwing the ball in the net so that's called net and the ball that your playing with is called ball so that is ball Net ball

Why is netball needed in netball?

A netball is the ball used to play Netball.

What are some facts about netball?

It is a non contact game and you can't step if you are holding the ball.

What is awarded for contact in netball?

free pass this is good for the opposition because they get a chance to have the ball

What is netball?

netball is a sport with a ball and a net and throwing the ball in the net

Size ball in netball?

netball is played with a size 5 ball

Why the ball is used in netball?

If there was no ball it would not be called netball it would be called net

What type of ball is used in netball?

A netball... round ball, like a small basketball

What are the fouls called in netball?

Usually there is no such thing as a "foul " in netball , but people somtimes call fouls if there is and obsturction (blocking) , Contact , advantage contact , out of play, offside stepping, breaking, an untouched qauter or when the ball goes out of the court.

In netball who starts with the ball at the beginning of game?

At the begining of a netball match center starts with ball

What is the differences between Netball and Handball?

ball in net is call netball and hand ball is that with which we play

What are the vital rules for netball?

never run with the ball, hold the ball for three seconds only, never push or bump someone on purpose for this is contact.

What is the contact rule of netball?

The contact rule of netball is that you are not allowed any contact. If contact occurs then a penalty pass is awarded to the opposite team.

Can a defender touch the ball whilst a goal shooter is holding it in netball?

No player can touch the ball whilst another is holding it, if they do it is contact on the ball and a penalty pass, pass/shot is given.

What size ball is used in netball?

a size 4 ball is used for high 5 netball (which is what younger players play) and a size 5 ball is what is used in 7s netball which is what adults play x

Is football and netball the same?

No. In basic - Football (soccer) is played with a ball that can come in to bodily contact with every part except the arm/hand. That is a penalty offence. Only a Goal Keeper may handle the ball and only in the goal area. Netball is similar to basket ball except you may not run and dribble with the ball.

What are the basic skills of netball?

don't run with the ball, don't go offside (know the positions) and don't contact others.

In netball can you take the ball out of another persons hand?

no tou cannot, it would be considered contact and the opposition would get a free pass.

How do you draw a netball?

a netball ball is the same as a football only a bit smaller

What is shooting in netball?

Shooting in netball is getting a goal (getting a ball in the hoop)

How do you shot in netball?

by passing the ball to Ur team mate on Ur team to get the ball into the opposite hoop on the otherside of the netball field

Are you allowed to run with the ball in netball?

No. you have to stand and throw the ball.

What ball size is used to play netball with?

Hi a Size 4 ball is used for primary school levels , then all netball is played with a size 5 ball.

In netball can you kick the ball?

No. You should never kick a netball in netball. If unintentional it is a turn over. If intentional you can be asked to sit out.