Results 1 to 10 of 10
  1. #1
    Rookie
    Points: 10,668, Level: 31
    Level completed: 17%, Points required for next Level: 582
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience PointsVeteran
    Bamacyclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Location
    SE
    Posts
    447
    Points
    10,668
    Level
    31
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 36
    Given: 36

    World Map:: Favorite Sports

    I've seen this before, but ran into it again. Many surprises on here for me, but I wouldn't have guessed cricket for Australia.

    http://i.imgur.com/2s84x.png



  2. #2
    All-Star
    Points: 44,813, Level: 65
    Level completed: 44%, Points required for next Level: 737
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    BloodyBuddy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Posts
    1,697
    Points
    44,813
    Level
    65
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 145
    Given: 57

    Re: World Map:: Favorite Sports

    Quote Originally Posted by Bamacyclone View Post
    I've seen this before, but ran into it again. Many surprises on here for me, but I wouldn't have guessed cricket for Australia.

    http://i.imgur.com/2s84x.png
    Really China??? Table Tennis???



  3. #3
    Speechless
    Points: 544,472, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 43.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    jdoggivjc's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Location
    Sterling Heights, MI
    Posts
    39,694
    Points
    544,472
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3,944
    Given: 2,972

    Re: World Map:: Favorite Sports

    Something tells me that map is about as scientific as this:



    "That's what I do. I drink, and I know things." - Tyrion Lannister

    "Success is just failure that hasn't happened yet." - life advice from Latrell Spreewell


  4. #4
    Pro
    Points: 36,443, Level: 58
    Level completed: 83%, Points required for next Level: 207
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    ISpyCy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Location
    Harlan, IA/Lincoln, NE
    Posts
    2,568
    Points
    36,443
    Level
    58
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 184
    Given: 66

    Re: World Map:: Favorite Sports

    Baseball in Nevada? I figured gambling and showgirls would be their favorite sport.




    Cyclones | Vikings | Royals | Red Wings

  5. #5
    Pro
    Points: 57,284, Level: 74
    Level completed: 16%, Points required for next Level: 1,266
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Social1 year registered50000 Experience Points
    MissouriCyclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Location
    Raleigh, North Carolina
    Posts
    3,195
    Points
    57,284
    Level
    74
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1
    Given: 0

    Re: World Map:: Favorite Sports

    Russia has soccer?? Would have thought hockey for them.



  6. #6
    All-Star
    Points: 17,441, Level: 40
    Level completed: 24%, Points required for next Level: 609
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points
    kgreeny's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    1,241
    Points
    17,441
    Level
    40
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 6
    Given: 7

    Re: World Map:: Favorite Sports

    Quote Originally Posted by BloodyBuddy View Post
    Really China??? Table Tennis???
    Good thing we had Gump to take it to them!!!




    "I believe the state color for Alabama should be primer," Larry the Cable Guy.

  7. #7
    Welcome to the Office of Secret Intelligence
    Points: 674,864, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 47.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialYour first GroupVeteran50000 Experience PointsRecommendation Second Class
    Mr Janny's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    28,060
    Points
    674,864
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 6,758
    Given: 628

    Re: World Map:: Favorite Sports

    I love the demarcation line between Papau and West Papau New Guinea.

    I imagine whole families being torn apart when the child of a soccer family declares his/her love of rugby, and they're forced to become orphans, and move to the eastern part of the island to live in shabby rugby ghettos, full of other kids ripped away from their families.


    "What a horrible night to have a curse."
    -Simon Belmont

    "Please bury me with all my stuff, because you know it's mine..."
    -Master Shake

    "Passersby were amazed by the unusually large amounts of blood."
    -Lorem Ipsum

  8. #8
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 77,071, Level: 86
    Level completed: 29%, Points required for next Level: 1,279
    Overall activity: 7.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    HoopsTournament's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    St. Joseph, MO
    Posts
    4,543
    Points
    77,071
    Level
    86
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,214
    Given: 1,197

    Re: World Map:: Favorite Sports

    It is a national travesty for the Chinese if they don't take home the gold in table tennis. I have played against some Chinese players with horrible results and I consider myself a good player.



  9. #9
    Speechless
    Points: 544,472, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 43.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience PointsOverdrive
    jdoggivjc's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Location
    Sterling Heights, MI
    Posts
    39,694
    Points
    544,472
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3,944
    Given: 2,972

    Re: World Map:: Favorite Sports

    Quote Originally Posted by Mr Janny View Post
    I love the demarcation line between Papau and West Papau New Guinea.

    I imagine whole families being torn apart when the child of a soccer family declares his/her love of rugby, and they're forced to become orphans, and move to the eastern part of the island to live in shabby rugby ghettos, full of other kids ripped away from their families.
    Yeah, well, I love the demarcation line between Missouri and Kansas (because every other nation on this map was further divided into states and provinces).

    I imagine whole families being torn apart when the child of a basketball family declares his/her love of baseball, and they're forced to become orphans, and move to the eastern state to live in shabby rugby ghettos, full of other kids ripped away from their families.

    No wonder the rest of the nation views Missouri and Kansas as such idiots - fighting wars over baseball and basketball while the rest of the nation prefers football...


    "That's what I do. I drink, and I know things." - Tyrion Lannister

    "Success is just failure that hasn't happened yet." - life advice from Latrell Spreewell


  10. #10
    Legend
    Points: 164,831, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 30.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience PointsSocial
    Cycsk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2009
    Posts
    13,389
    Points
    164,831
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 1,693
    Given: 1,579

    Re: World Map:: Favorite Sports

    Surfing and rugby are also big in Australia. Too bad they focus on only one sport.



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: TBA
  • Football Season Opener vs. UNI
  • September 3, 2016
  • 07:00 PM