Quadball

A sport for four teams of three people.

Basics

Scoring

  1. Team that achieved the most goals in their game against the team with which they are tied.
  2. Team that committed the least fouls in their game against the team with which they are tied.
  3. Golden goal.

Playing field

Figure 1: Court diagram

Match Format

The play format allows for each of the four teams to face each other once and moves teams around the field to ensure there is as little positional advantage as possible. Overall, each match comprises a tournament of 4 teams.

The matchup pattern of the match is as follows:

Game A

Game B

1st Third

Team 1 vs. Team 2

Team 3 vs. Team 4

2nd Third

Team 1 vs. Team 3

Team 2 vs. Team 4

3rd Third

Team 1 vs. Team 4

Team 2 vs. Team 3

Figure 2 shows the placement of each team’s goal for each of the periods of play:

Figure 2: Team matchup pattern of a Quadball match

Match

Third

Game

Starting and resuming play

Penalties