Sentence Examples


  • However, modern pétanque is different in rules than is jeu provençal, with a smaller playing field and some different rules regarding movement with the ball.
  • Before long, a version of Fierges, called Jeu Force, was developed that included mandatory jumps making it more interesting and challenging to play.
  • Out of all the "jeu de boules", pétanque has the easiest set of rules and this is perhaps why it is one of the most popular games of bowls.
  • Most enthusiasts would differentiate between the two referring to jeu de provençal instead as an ancestor of today's pétanque.
  • It can also be referred to as le jeu provençal referring to its French history commencing in Provence.