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In table tennis (ping pong), you volley for serve. This means that after the ball passes back and forth three times, whoever wins the volley serves first.

A match shall consist of the best of three games or the best of five games.

In cricket there are three wickets on each side of the pitch.

The Ironman Triathlon - Swim, Bike, Run.

The Olympics medals are three:

1st place - gold
2nd place - silver
3rd place - bronze

Ways of advancing a football in rugby and football: run, kick and pass

 

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Everything that happens once can never happen again. But everything that happens twice will surely happen a third time. 

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Human beings use threes to conceptualize everything. Three data points are enough to describe an entire set. Take time for example. We break it into before, during, and after. Look at the basic structure of color. 

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