A Comparative Study of Aerobic and Anaerobic Ability Among Basketball and Handball Players


Abstract:The study aims at identifying the difference of aerobic and an aerobic ability between basketball and handball players. The study sample consisted of (24) players from Erbil handball team and (12) players from Asso basketball team. Descriptive approach was used for its suitability and Harvard step test was used to measure aerobic ability. Vertical jump test was used to measure anaerobic ability. Mean, standard deviation and T-test were used as statistical tools. There were statistical significant differences between aerobic and anaerobic ability between handball and basketball players.