A Study of Endurance Profile of Football and Lawn Tennis Players – A Comparative Study

Objective: The purpose of the present study was to compare the endurance of Football and Lawn Tennis players.
Design: Descriptive study
Methodology: A total 100 players were selected as sample. Out of the hundred 50 subjects were selected from Football and 50 were from Tennis. The age of sample were ranged from 18 to 25. To assess the endurance of both sports the Cooper 12 minute run test was used. To compare the obtained results‘t’ test was used as a statistical tool and the level of significance was set at 0.05.
Results: A significant difference was analyzed between Football and Lawn Tennis players in their endurance. Obtained value of t was 2.642 which were higher than the tabulated value. Football players have significant endurance than lawn tennis players.
Conclusion: After analysis the obtained results it was concluded that the mean score of Football players in their endurance was higher than the Lawn Tennis Players. It means Football players have good endurance capacity than Lawn Tennis players.
Key Words: Football, Lawn Tennis, Endurance, Comparison.
Authors: Poonam & Sandeep Sangwan
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