Favourite sport to watch

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What is it?

Football
10
33%
Cricket
2
7%
Rugby
0
No votes
Tennis
4
13%
Formula One / motorsport
6
20%
Golf
1
3%
Boxing or other kind of fighting
2
7%
Athletics
1
3%
An American sport - MLB, NFL, NHL, NBA
0
No votes
A sport that's not really a sport - darts, snooker, cheese-rolling
4
13%
 
Total votes: 30

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Favourite sport to watch

Post by Jon O'Neill » Sun Jul 06, 2008 8:49 pm

Just gauging.
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Re: Favourite sport

Post by Charlie Reams » Sun Jul 06, 2008 9:02 pm

Watching or participating? I voted as the former.

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Re: Favourite sport

Post by Kirk Bevins » Sun Jul 06, 2008 9:17 pm

Where the hell is darts? Sort it out. Now.

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Re: Favourite sport

Post by Joseph Bolas » Sun Jul 06, 2008 9:21 pm

Watching: Darts or Snooker (but as a last resort).
Participating: None from the list above, but I did enjoy playing Badminton at school.

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Re: Favourite sport

Post by Gavin Chipper » Sun Jul 06, 2008 9:37 pm

Formula One - I normally win playing along at home as well.

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Re: Favourite sport

Post by Paul Howe » Sun Jul 06, 2008 9:51 pm

Watching: I went for football, despite being tempted to put tennis by that awesome final

Playing: Football, tennis and table tennis
Kirk Bevins wrote:Where the hell is darts? Sort it out. Now.
Preach on, brother! Also, tiddlywinks. And cheese rolling! Grievous omissions :evil:

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Re: Favourite sport

Post by Martin Gardner » Sun Jul 06, 2008 10:21 pm

I've been watching Major League Baseball for about 9 years now, I always feel it's very involving, like a whole world of its own and you can just get lost in it, like escapism. So I'll just pick my favourite from the actual list, which is not that easy.

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Re: Favourite sport to watch

Post by Jon O'Neill » Sun Jul 06, 2008 10:43 pm

I'm only allowed ten options. Time for a bit of a changeup.

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Re: Favourite sport to watch

Post by Jon Corby » Mon Jul 07, 2008 7:53 am

In the absence of hot oil wrestling, I went for football.

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Re: Favourite sport to watch

Post by Michael Wallace » Mon Jul 07, 2008 12:21 pm

Totally football - it's about the only sport where I can sit down and watch the whole game even when I don't really care who wins. Well, I quite like watching snooker too, but it's not quite as engaging.

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Re: Favourite sport to watch

Post by Jon Corby » Mon Jul 07, 2008 12:25 pm

Ladies golf is also surprisingly watchable at times.

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Re: Favourite sport to watch

Post by Michael Wallace » Mon Jul 07, 2008 12:31 pm

:roll:

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Re: Favourite sport to watch

Post by Matthew Green » Mon Jul 07, 2008 7:34 pm

Sepak Takraw and Chinlone.
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Re: Favourite sport to watch

Post by Lee Simmonds » Tue Jul 08, 2008 1:03 pm

Maybe tennis after the final on Sunday.

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Re: Favourite sport to watch

Post by DaveC » Tue Jul 08, 2008 7:07 pm

Gavin Chipper wrote:Formula One - I normally win playing along at home as well.
Eh? you normally drive faster than them? How?

I occasionally watch Snooker, regularly watch boxing and stuff that's fighting arts related. Got bored by F1 but I sometimes do watch the start then go back for the last few minutes. Got a bit bored by football too, I'd sooner go outside and play it. Often just watch the second half. Saw Andy Murray and most of the tennis final. That was a great final for sure.

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Re: Favourite sport to watch

Post by Gavin Chipper » Tue Jul 08, 2008 8:38 pm

DaveC wrote:
Gavin Chipper wrote:Formula One - I normally win playing along at home as well.
Eh? you normally drive faster than them? How?
:mrgreen:

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Re: Favourite sport to watch

Post by Rhys Benjamin » Thu Sep 16, 2010 8:38 pm

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Re: Favourite sport to watch

Post by Ian Volante » Thu Sep 16, 2010 9:57 pm

Rugby league, cricket, F1, snooker, korfball. In roughly that order.
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Re: Favourite sport

Post by Chris Corby » Thu Sep 16, 2010 11:19 pm

Kirk Bevins wrote:Where the hell is darts?
Thinks you misread the topic... it says SPORT

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Re: Favourite sport to watch

Post by Jon O'Neill » Fri Sep 17, 2010 12:47 am

WOW, I WAS such a dick back then

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Re: Favourite sport

Post by Kirk Bevins » Fri Sep 17, 2010 12:17 pm

Chris Corby wrote:
Thinks you misread the topic... it says SPORT
Alright. Piss off Corby Snr.

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Re: Favourite sport to watch

Post by Rhys Benjamin » Sat Oct 02, 2010 8:58 am

Yay! F1's second!
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Re: Favourite sport to watch

Post by David O'Donnell » Sat Oct 02, 2010 12:49 pm

Jon Corby wrote:Ladies golf is also surprisingly watchable at times.

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Holy shit, who is this? Am so distracted cannot remember what I was going to contribute to this thread ...

... Oh yeah some bullshit about hurling being a great sport to watch but back on this chick ....

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Re: Favourite sport to watch

Post by Michael Wallace » Sat Oct 02, 2010 12:54 pm

David O'Donnell wrote:Holy shit, who is this?
At a guess, I'd say Natalie Gulbis.

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Re: Favourite sport to watch

Post by David O'Donnell » Sat Oct 02, 2010 1:00 pm

Michael Wallace wrote:
David O'Donnell wrote:Holy shit, who is this?
At a guess, I'd say Natalie Gulbis.
Was somewhat too engorged to notice the location address, cheers.

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Re: Favourite sport to watch

Post by Ian Volante » Sat Oct 02, 2010 1:03 pm

David O'Donnell wrote:
Michael Wallace wrote:
David O'Donnell wrote:Holy shit, who is this?
At a guess, I'd say Natalie Gulbis.
Was somewhat too engorged to notice the location address, cheers.
Focused on a different part of the picture too.
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