FUN FACTS

Acording to a survey Gaelic football is the most popular sport in Ireland

The first yellow tennis ball was used at Wimbledon in 1986

Golf balls were once made of leather and feathers

Football was invented in China nearly 476 B.C.

NCAA football has the longest season with 135 days

Dublin and Meath were in the Leinster gaelic football Final on Sunday Everyone thought it was going to be a terrific game. For the first ten minutes meath held Dublin to 0 each but that didnt last for long dublin quickly scored a point and that got them back into the game. Meath only scored one points in the first half. They didnt do any better in the second half with there final score 4 points dublin won by quite a bit with there final score 1-17.

********QUIZ********

1. Who were the first country to win the world cup

2. What was the first recorded sport

3. Who is the fastest sprinter in the world?

4. Where where the first modern olympics held?

5. Where are the Olympics being held in 2024?

6. Who won the cricket world cup in 2014 - 2015?

7. Who won the basketball world cup 2014?

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