Pickleball Craze Sweeping the Nation | NBC Bay Area

Pickleball Craze Sweeping the Nation

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    Haven’t heard of pickleball? Fear not, one of America’s fastest growing sports will likely hit your town soon.

    The sport is a combination of tennis, badminton and ping pong played on a short court. And although it’s all the rage now, it was actually invented back in 1965.

    Mark Potter of NBC Nightly News takes a lot at this growing phenomenon and explains how the sport got its funny name.

    Watch his full report in the video player above.