The Wide World of Sporting Balls

All types of Balls

I've been watching a lot of my favorite fellow hubbers here on the hub pages over time rack up a large number of hubs in a hardly no time at all. Some who haven't been around the hub pages nearly as long as me. So I thought that I would throw a hub together and see where it lands. I literally mean throw a hub together, like when you throw a ball around. Now I can't take full credit for this idea, because my buddy goody6 came up with it some time ago. He has almost 40 followers now, and not one single written hub to his name. However after 2 months he still hasn't gotten off of his tail and written one single word yet. Maybe you all can talk to him and motivate him some, cause I've have tried my best. He says maybe next month, but we'll just have to use a wait and see approach on this one. However I wouldn't recommend anyone holding their breath and waiting right now for his work, because that could be fatal in some cases. So I thought I would run with it for now. There's a lot of sports where you run with balls, like football, and soccer, but you not supposed to put your hands on the ball in soccer like these two ladies are doing. There are many more different types of balls in this world then we could ever think about possibly naming. Other than sporting balls there are cheese balls, ball joints, and ball bearings to name just a few. I'm going to stop right here now so that all my visitors have their chance to name their favorite balls. So how's this for throwing together a quick hub, and now let's hear what you have come up with below, and please remember let's all be nice.

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Name a ball : 18 comments

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justom 6 years ago from 41042

How about a ball of confusion? Which to me is the state of the ball we live on :-) Peace!! Tom


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possum lover 6 years ago from the backwoods just to the North of South Carolina

How about good old home cooked spaghetti and meat balls. Have a Happy Possum Day !!!!


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Kaie Arwen 6 years ago

I will always think of Pee Wee Herman's giant foil ball............ my kids just had to make one! Kaie


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Poethepoet 6 years ago from Charm City

Snow balls. Both for throwing at one another during the winter time, and eating with flavors mixed in to cool off in the summer time.


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Five One Cows 6 years ago from Moo Town

I just had to put my 2 cents in on this one, let's try high bouncing super balls


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kashmir56 6 years ago from Massachusetts

Here is another one,great balls of fire!


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Aris Budianto 6 years ago from Lying along the equator Country

Another one, Maradona's hands ball, great hub.


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Fullerman5000 6 years ago from Louisiana, USA

Is that beer pong pic a shirt? if so where can i get it? me and some friends always play beer pong at parties.


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pinetreehugger 6 years ago from the far left hand side of the tropical rain forest, where no one else will dare go

Glass marbles & BB's that are shot out of pop guns


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erthfrend 6 years ago from Florida

How about beach balls! I do come from Florida so I had to make my floridian contribution here : ) And this thrown together hub was quite entertaining! Good job!


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Truckstop Sally 5 years ago

Fun hub! My cakeballs are pretty awesome. Think cake covered in hard icing and rolled in something delicious! Chocolate Surprise, French Vanilla, Lemon Supreme . . .


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mslizzee 5 years ago from Buncombe County, NC

Maybe you need to get a pet? Dogs like balls, all sorts of balls. Big ones, little ones, hard ones, soft ones.You throw them and they will go crazy trying to bring them back to you. They retrieve balls. It's all good.


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webgain 5 years ago from Delhi, India

keep up..nice one


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Bruce A. Beaudet 5 years ago from Canada

Ballroom blitz...it's,it's a ballroom blitz! Try getting that song out of your head for the rest of the day.


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Katharella 5 years ago from Lost in America

From a neighboring state, one that is a big producer of cotton, how about COTTON BALLS! :) SO many uses right from the ground up!

And world globes, and snow globes, and planets, and bubbles, and eye balls, fish eggs (Caviar), crystal balls, Oh, and the famous kitty cat cough up.. the infamous hair ball! LOL Ok, better leave some for the rest of your fan following friends! Ooooh and in thanking you for the nice fan mail!! Hope maybe you can join Possum & One Cow for Possum Day, you're so close! :) *smile, they're contagious*


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TheHoleStory 5 years ago from Parsons, West Virginia Author

Thanks Katharella for all of the additional ideas for balls. The list goes on and on........................


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napetv 4 years ago from Somewhere in Sarasota

I was drawn in by the lovely ladies. A common theme with my Hubs as well.


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paintphd 4 years ago from Manchester Tennessee

You seem to be having a BALL wih this one.It light of the biggest lotto ever...POWERBALL! Great idea..Voted Up

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