This is pickleball, a sport that has gained a lot of popularity in India, especially in the post-lockdown phase
It was introduced in 1965 in Bainbridge Island, USA, by Joel Pritchard, Bill Bell, and Barney McCallum to entertain their children who were bored of routine summertime activities.
It is named after pickle boat – a rowing crew that is thrown together from available rowers – since the sport was a mix of rules thrown together.
Pickleball combines the elements of three very popular sports. What are they? Read the full story here.