The spirit is well expressed by a noted author that
“And it’s not for the sake of a rib boned coat,
Or the selfish hope of a season’s fame,
But his Captain’s hand on his shoulder smote –
‘Play up! Play up ! And play the game! ’ ”
Sporting spirit is made up of various elements like fair play, enthusiasm and a keen desire to win besides generosity to opponents and to keep calm and patience in all circumstances even in case of defeats. Rather, he should sincerely congratulate his triumphant opponent and show no signs of humiliation or vexation.
There are numerous games to play and they are broadly divided into outdoor and indoor games. The outdoor game does not mean to be played in outdoors but covers games like swimming, table tennis and badminton also which are played inside walls, but means broadly the games which contain much physical strenuous attributes. Thus, games which need physical strength are outdoor games and game which has much impact of mental vibes are indoor games covering games like Chess and other Board Games, Card Games, Puzzles, and now most important on-line games covering casino games, computer games etc.
Besides, there are other set of games to play which have been broadly divided into finite and the infinite games. When a game is played for the purpose of winning is the finite one, and an infinite game is played for purpose of continuing to play. Games like playing ping ball, computer games like Mario, Challenge Games, Tetris, Super Combat, Bubbles, and Snakes etc.
Then there are games to play based on cooperation and are divided into cooperative games and non cooperative games. The games which focus on interaction and fun rather than alienation and competition are definitely cooperative games. Though there is always a competition involved but outcome is not loosing or sitting out.
Then games to play may be divided into another group based upon initiative to teach leadership skills and growth of problem-solving skills and trust among group of players. These games boost one to create community change and powerful and meaningful gain to the society or group. Mostly these games are challenges or solving problems or doing some activities.
Games to play may differ on the basis of objectives, goals, kind of play and set of group etc. but all lead to fun, entertainment and strength to win besides physical as well mental boost. ألعاب