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Old 08-31-2015, 04:55 AM
 
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Ping Pong is not a sport.
Well, even Chess is categorized as a sport in China, why not Ping Pong?
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Old 08-31-2015, 05:22 AM
 
Location: Eindhoven, Netherlands
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Well, even Chess is categorized as a sport in China, why not Ping Pong?
Chess is a mind sport.
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Old 08-31-2015, 07:29 AM
 
Location: Taipei
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Table tennis is a category in the Olympics, how's it not a sport?
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Old 08-31-2015, 10:12 AM
 
Location: Elysium
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Table tennis is a category in the Olympics, how's it not a sport?
It's more of a sport than any event where the judges cut points because of your hair and makeup.
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Old 09-02-2015, 03:23 AM
 
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Most popular games og soth asia are cricket and hockey
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Old 09-02-2015, 05:11 AM
 
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That is due to British influence.
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Most popular games of soth asia are cricket and hockey
Unlike Japan and South Korea, Taiwanese love baseball and basketball much much more than soccer.

Actually, those countries who like baseball are US allies.
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Old 09-03-2015, 12:58 AM
 
Location: Singapore
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That is due to British influence.


Unlike Japan and South Korea, Taiwanese love baseball and basketball much much more than soccer.

Actually, those countries who like baseball are US allies.
Taiwan, South korea and Japan; though i understand Japan and South Korea has taken to soccer in a really big way?
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Old 09-03-2015, 03:05 AM
 
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That is due to British influence.


Unlike Japan and South Korea, Taiwanese love baseball and basketball much much more than soccer.

Actually, those countries who like baseball are US allies.
Oh, you mean like Cuba?
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Old 09-03-2015, 10:03 AM
 
Location: Singapore
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Here it goes, for the most popular sport in the countries/region:

Korean, Japan and Taiwan: Baseball

Philippines: Basketball

Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka: Cricket

Everywhere else: soccer
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Old 09-27-2018, 08:09 PM
 
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Most popular games in Indonesia
1. Soccer
2. Badminton
3. Volley
4. Karate
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