US SPORTS

Harvard and Princeton Universities) Professional football began in 1890s and became major sport event after the World War II.US FOOTBALL Also known as Gridiron. Emerged in 19th century as a collegiate sport. Derived from Rugby and Football. (Yale. .

MA. The first Olympic Basketball contest was held in 1936. The Basketball Hall of Frame is located in Springfield. NBA was formed in 1949. .US BASKETBALL Invented in 1891 by James Naismith at the YMCA Training School in Springfield. In 1992 the US men¶s team won Gold Medal in Olympics (Dream Team).

The Baseball Hall of Frame is located in Cooperstown.US BASEBALL Baseball traditionally considered as national pastime. . American league was founded in 1900.

US ROLLER SPORTS INLINE SPEED SKATING ROLLER FIGURE SKATING HOCKEY .

Golf. Tennis and Boxing .

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