Best Answer

Ah, the classic pigskin! This ball if known as a football, or pigskin. It is the central item used to play the sport of football.

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2009-07-27 15:10:18
This answer is:
User Avatar
Study guides

Heart Rate

20 cards

What were the cities and years of the Olympic Games which had terrorist disturbances

What is the correct definition for recovery heart rate

When is the ideal time to take a resting heart rate

What is another name for non-traditional sports

See all cards


21 cards

What is another name for non-traditional sports

How can you show good sportsmanship in a difficult situation

What is an example of conflict management

Which of the following is a benefit of participating in team sports

See all cards


20 cards

What is the correct definition of ecology

Which of the following bodies of water may be cold

What is the opposite of warm up

Which of the following sports is almost always illegal

See all cards

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: What is an oval leather ball used in some kind of sport?
Write your answer...
Related questions

What kind of ball do they use in the game of rugby?

oval ball

What winter sport has an oval ball and handovers?

rugby league i think

What sport is fair catch in?

football (the one with the brown oval shaped ball)

What kind of a ball they use in the game of rugby?

Its an oval ball similar in shape to an American football but larger.

Why is a rugby ball egg shape?

Early rugby balls were sewn from pigs' bladders covered with leather which is why they had an oval shape. They are now made from synthetic materials, and the original oval or sphere shape was the shape of choice.

What kind of ball do they use in the game rugby?

And oval ball pointed slightly at both ends (similar to that of American football but larger)

How is the sport soccer played?

it is played on an oval, witha goal at each end. you are not aloud to use your hands or arms on theball and the aim of the game is to get the ball in the goal

What does a rugby ball look like?

the rugby ball looks like an egg and oral shape. The original rugby ball was round. Later, rugby balls were made from an inflated pig's bladder encased in leather. This gave the ball its oval shape. Modern rugby balls don't include a pig's bladder.

What sport is played at The Oval?


Which tool is most efficient for creating an outline of a ball?


What ball is shaped like a oval?

a wierd ball

What sport is played at the Jubilee Oval?

The main sport which is played at the Jubilee Oval is rugby league football. It is a multipurpose stadium which has also hosted soccer matches.

Is a earth a ball or an oval?

ball shaped like a bowl

What is the size of a rubber ball?

The size of a rubber ball is oval shapped and a little circle

What is a football game played with an oval ball?

Some football type games with a oval ball are AFL (Australian Football League*), American Football and Rugby.

What is a winter sport with oval balls and handovers?


What sport is played at the Oval in London?

The Oval is a cricket ground in London. It is also referred to as The Kia Oval. It is located in Kennington, London, England. The Oval was established in 1845 and is the home ground of Surrey County Cricket Club.

What is the shape of a American football ball?


What is the shape of mango?

Kind of oval shaped. Or mango-shaped?? :) i hope i helped!

Adjectives for a ball?

Bouncy, light, plastic,

What is an AFL ball?

An AFL ball is the football used in the Australian game of football. The AFL ball is an oval-shaped/egg-shaped ball (much the same as a rugby ball, but slightly smaller and more elongated) that consists of an inner bladder (nowadays made of rubber) inside a casing of four leather panels stitched together, covering it. When Australian football is played in the day time, they usually use a red ball and when played at night they use a yellow ball.

What do you play with in American football?


Why is the American football oval?

Because if it weren't it would be a soccer ball.

What is Katy Perry's face shape?

Oval kind of a heart shape but its mostly oval

Why is a rugby ball oval in shape?

A rugby ball is oval in shape because it a good shape to throw and catch. It also makes it more aerodynamic and bounces more interestingly and unpredictably when hitting the floor.