Vol. 2, Issue 1 (2017)
Comparative study of muscular strength among somatotypes of National female baseball players
Author(s): Vivek Surendra Sahu, Dr. Suraj Yeotikar
Abstract: The main purpose of the study is to find the comparison of muscular strength among somatotypes of National female baseball players. In this investigation (30) Female National Base-Ball Players studying in various educational institutions were selected as sample. The population was the (30) Female National Base-Ball Players ranging in between 20 to 26 years of ages from various region were selected as subjects by applying Random sampling technique. Somatotype components (endomorphy, mesomorphy and ectomorphy) of the subjects were calculated according to Carter and Heath anthropometric method (1990). Mean and standard deviation were determined for each variable. The analysis of variance (one-way ANOVA) was employed to compare mean differences between the somatotype. A 0.05 level of probability was used to indicate statistical significance. Result: There was no significant difference in the right and left hand grip strength among endomorphy, mesomorphy and ectomorphy of national female baseball players.