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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/P%C3%A9tanque

Pétanque is a sport that falls into the category of boules sports, along with raffa, bocce, boule lyonnaise, lawn bowls and crown green bowling. All of these sports  ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boules

Boules (French pronunciation: ​[bul]) is a collective name for a wide range of games similar to ... the town of La Ciotat, in Provençe. It eventually became the dominant boules sport in France, and is widely played in other European countries.

www.bbc.com/sport/get-inspired/27911295

Played with hand-sized hollow metal boules on various types of dirt or gravel surfaces (terrains) the object of the sport is to get as many of your team' boules ...

www.pri.org/stories/2015-07-29/p-tanque-might-become-next-olympic-sport

Jul 29, 2015 ... Could it be? Pétanque fans are once again pushing to include the most unlikely of sports in the 2024 Summer Olympics. Does it really meet the ...

www.boules-sport.org/uk

Support Committee for Boules Sport candidacy at 2024 Olympic games. The same sport , several disciplines, one single candidacy.

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Sports+Petanque&v=5s9BpxOsOY4
Mar 5, 2008 ... Petanque is the French game of boules, popular throughout the world. Here are the basics of playing the game.

www.discoverfrance.net/France/Sports/DF_boules.shtml

The game of boules (also known as petanque) is perhaps the sport that is closest to French hearts. Similar to British lawn bowling or Italian bocce, the French ...

www.thelocal.fr/20160922/ten-things-you-didnt-know-about-ptanque

Sep 22, 2016 ... In 2007, the newspaper Midi-Libre reported: "Petanque is no longer a convivial sport. It is being undermined by constant incivility, verbal threats ...

www.myactivesg.com/sports/petanque/how-to-play/petanque-for-beginners/scoring-in-petanque

As petanque is a two-team sport, the winner of the game is the team with the highest number of points. Find out how the scoring system works in petanque, and ...