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Postby Lukas » Mon Oct 30, 2017 12:18 am

ramsej84 wrote:I have a question for you...
Why both basketball and volleyball are not so popular in England?
Same can be said about waterpolo.

Football Rugby Cricket athletics and maybe polo and those other sports where horses are involved the resst is non existent. Am I right?

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I think the answer is simple. Cricket, football, rugby were invented here and have grown a large following and great popularity over 150 years. Basketball is seen as an "American" sport, volleyball was also invented in America. Athletics is just a really simple set of sports when you think about it and anyone can give it a go, whatever their background which I think is a major reason for its popularity and global appeal.
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Re: The "Other Sports" Thread

Postby ramsej84 » Mon Oct 30, 2017 7:20 am

FCBayernMunchen wrote:
ramsej84 wrote:I have a question for you...
Why both basketball and volleyball are not so popular in England?
Same can be said about waterpolo.

Football Rugby Cricket athletics and maybe polo and those other sports where horses are involved the resst is non existent. Am I right?

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Could it be because they weren't invented in Britain? A google search tells me they were both invented in Massachusetts.
Never crossed my mind that volleyball was an American invention. I thought that it was China or Japan but never searched about it.


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Re: The "Other Sports" Thread

Postby pyrasur » Mon Oct 30, 2017 8:00 am

Let’s geaux astros!
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Re: The "Other Sports" Thread

Postby pyrasur » Thu Nov 02, 2017 5:21 am

So great to see Houston win the World Series!
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Re: The "Other Sports" Thread

Postby ramsej84 » Sat Nov 04, 2017 8:44 pm

Rugby Europe
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Re: The "Other Sports" Thread

Postby ramsej84 » Wed Nov 08, 2017 11:55 am

Cremona crowned again European Champion with F.illi Bari Reggio Emilia. [source]
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Re: The "Other Sports" Thread

Postby FCBayernMunchen » Wed Nov 08, 2017 1:53 pm

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Cremona crowned again European Champion with F.illi Bari Reggio Emilia. [source]
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Postby ramsej84 » Wed Nov 08, 2017 2:12 pm

FCBayernMunchen wrote:
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Cremona crowned again European Champion with F.illi Bari Reggio Emilia. [source]
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Re: The "Other Sports" Thread

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Re: The "Other Sports" Thread

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:lol: Brilliant.
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Re: The "Other Sports" Thread

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Re: The "Other Sports" Thread

Postby America USA » Mon Feb 12, 2018 5:10 pm

Am I the only one who doesn’t give a damn about the Winter Olympics?
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Re: The "Other Sports" Thread

Postby MaCk0y » Mon Feb 12, 2018 6:08 pm

America USA wrote:Am I the only one who doesn’t give a damn about the Winter Olympics?
Not just winter even Summer Olympics. To tell you the truth, I find most sports is boring to watch including most football matches.
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Re: The "Other Sports" Thread

Postby FCBayernMunchen » Mon Feb 12, 2018 6:28 pm

I don't watch the Olympics either. During the Summer ones I sometimes watch a few races and maybe a couple of games from the football tournament at most. Winter I don't really have any interest in.
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Re: The "Other Sports" Thread

Postby ramsej84 » Mon Feb 12, 2018 8:06 pm

FCBayernMunchen wrote:I don't watch the Olympics either. During the Summer ones I sometimes watch a few races and maybe a couple of games from the football tournament at most. Winter I don't really have any interest in.
Me neither,but it could be cause we Maltese are not into winter sports(though we have some athletes competing)...

The summer ones I like to follow as much as possible... especially athletics, swimming, basketball, volleyball, shooting, waterpolo

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