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    Your favorite obscure sport?

    While at our cf old Chicago get together we watched as some of the TV's had things on like lacrosse, polo, and ping pong. What obscure sports gathers your interest?
    For me it's curling.



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    Re: Your favorite obscure sport?

    Polo for sure. I got way too much into that, but I thought it was awesome.



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    Re: Your favorite obscure sport?

    hunting men like wild animals with rifles in the jungle. It's a dangerous game.


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    Re: Your favorite obscure sport?

    Rugby and Australian Rules Football.

    With all of our sports networks on cable I can't believe these sports don't get better coverage

    Hell even that joke Arena league has better coverage and that is a gimmick sport



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    Re: Your favorite obscure sport?

    I love ping pong



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    Re: Your favorite obscure sport?

    Curling is pretty fun to watch.



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    Re: Your favorite obscure sport?

    There is only one answer to this question. That answer is Slam Ball.



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    Re: Your favorite obscure sport?

    I'll 2nd curling. I love watching that in the Olympics


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    Re: Your favorite obscure sport?

    Anything on the Ocho



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    Re: Your favorite obscure sport?

    Oh, and this one is pretty awesome too


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    Re: Your favorite obscure sport?

    PBR






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    Re: Your favorite obscure sport?

    Curling here too. I do agree that rugby and Australian rules football are fun to watch.



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    Re: Your favorite obscure sport?

    Quote Originally Posted by KnappShack View Post
    Rugby and Australian Rules Football.

    With all of our sports networks on cable I can't believe these sports don't get better coverage
    I love Aussie Rules FB! It is fast-paced, and there's a heck of a lot more offensive scoring than soccer or American FB. Used to get this on ESPN3 the past couple of years - but not this year - bummer!


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    Re: Your favorite obscure sport?

    Badminton. Those guys are so fast. I love playing it too.

    http://youtu.be/RZ2k-tsX5KE


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    Re: Your favorite obscure sport?

    Is Lacrosse obscure? If so, then that gets my vote. I feel like it's a kind of hockey I could actually play, because I can't skate for ****.


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