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Can you imagine how much fun it would be to play volleyball in the water? Fortunately, there is a game for this Known as biribol, the game got its start in Brazil. Since then it has become popular all over the world.
What is biribol? As expected, this game is played with a ball and a net that is setup in the middle of a pool. The ball is similar to the one used in water polo, with the primary difference being a smaller size in diameter.
Two teams compete against each other, with four players on each side. It can also be played as doubles. Matches are decided in a best of five or best of three format, with each game played to 21 points.
Here is another bit of biribol information worth noting: the player can use any part of their body to hit the ball.
Due to the increased popularity of biribol, there is now a league for the game. It is known as the Brazilian League for biribol and is made up of teams from Goias, Minas Gerais, and San Paulo.