Paddle-ball is a sport that can be played on a court half the size of a tennis court, using paddle racquets amongst two players (singles game) or in doubles with two teams consisting of two players. The Paddle-ball racquet or paddle is plastic, smaller than a softball and has holes for less air friction. Below are the instructions for single games.
To play paddle-ball, it is necessary to have a paddle (resembling a racquet ball paddle) that is no longer than 18 inches and no wider than 9 1/2 inches. The Paddle-ball is played with a plastic paddleball, the size of a softball. Air hole in the ball give less friction. Paddleballs come in yellow and light green.