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International Journal of Physiology, Nutrition and Physical Education

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ISSN: 2456-0057

International Journal of Physiology, Nutrition and Physical Education

2019, Vol. 4, Issue 1
A comparative study of personality between team and individual sports participants
Author(s): Linkon Mohanto and Dr. Swadesh Ranjan Pan
Abstract:
Personality is all that a person is. It includes everything about the person, his physical, emotional, social, mental and spiritual make-up. Personality of a person is determined by physical structure, environment and other factors. For the characteristics of personality the qualities differed from person to person. This study has been under taken to assess and evaluate personality among the male players belonging to team and individual sports events. The samples have been selected randomly from the inter district level tournaments.
The subjects were divided into two groups.
1.Team events - Football, Cricket, Kabaddi and Handball.
2.Individual events - Athletics, Badminton and Table Tennis.
The result revealed that there was significant difference in personality traits between participants in team games and individual events except neuroticism.
It was found that a) individual events participants were more self-sufficient to team game participants b) individual events participants were more introvert than team game participants c) team game participants were more dominance than individual events participants.
Pages: 1957-1960  |  204 Views  7 Downloads
How to cite this article:
Linkon Mohanto, Dr. Swadesh Ranjan Pan. A comparative study of personality between team and individual sports participants. Int J Physiol Nutr Phys Educ 2019;4(1):1957-1960.
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