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2016, Vol. 3, Issue 5, Part F

Relationship between competitive anxiety, confidence and performance among female volleyball players


Author(s): Dr. Mesay Desalegn Zenebe, Temesigen Haile Gebru and Zenebe Techan Mulate

Abstract: The aim of this study is to assess the impact of the competitive level of anxiety of the female volleyball players’ confidence and there by their success in the tournament from April 14 – 24, 2016.Quantitative cross sectional study design was employed from April 14 – 24, 2016 among48female volleyball players of Amhara College of Teacher’s Education students in Debre Birhan town during the time of competition. Face to face structured questionnaire for the volleyball players and an open-ended questionnaire for their coaches were used to collect data.
Female volleyball players who had moderate cognitive anxiety (Adjusted OR=7.52 with 95% CI: 1.18 - 47.62), those who had moderate somatic anxiety (Adjusted OR=15.77 with 95% CI: 1.23- 202.35) and female volleyball player who had high confidence level in their ability and skills to demonstrate high sport performance (Adjusted OR=3.24 with 95% CI: 1.34-7.88) were found statistically significant variables.


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How to cite this article:
Dr. Mesay Desalegn Zenebe, Temesigen Haile Gebru, Zenebe Techan Mulate. Relationship between competitive anxiety, confidence and performance among female volleyball players. Int J Phys Educ Sports Health 2016;3(5):337-342.
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