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    Sports that leave you cold

    A bit of a controversial one this so if you are going to take the hump that just don't read it and don't post.

    I was watching 5 minutes of Wimbledon last night, the Konta match, and I realised that no matter how hard I try womens tennis just leaves me cold. It just does not interest or excite me at all. Mens tennis is more interesting but I still can not watch it for long. I like most sports but not this. Horse racing equally does not float my boat.

    What popular sports leave you cold?
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    Re: Sports that leave you cold

    Test cricket, horse racing, darts, fishing, baseball, and most olympic sports.

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    Re: Sports that leave you cold

    TBH it would be easier to list the ones i liked
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    Re: Sports that leave you cold

    American football, boxing, horse racing...zzzzzzzzzzzz
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    Re: Sports that leave you cold

    Ice Hockey nah, love going to watch Fife Flyers when the golf season is over.

    Seriously tho' cricket in any form and snooker, meh !!
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    Re: Sports that leave you cold

    From a spectator perspective on TV football nowadays, rugby of both flavours and most golf tournaments. Actually thinking about it other than the Olympics and the Ryder Cup I watch very little sport.

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    Re: Sports that leave you cold

    Cricket
    Tennis
    Rugby
    Are the more mainstream ones that don't interest me.

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    Re: Sports that leave you cold

    Horse racing, sailing, gymnastics, syncronised swimming, snooker, darts, rugby league, gaelic footy,hurling,netball,fishing,marathons, triathlons/ironmans.
    I'm sure there's plenty more that I would just ignore if they came on
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    Re: Sports that leave you cold

    From a TV spectator perspective:

    Equestrian (any horse stuff)
    Gymnastics (yes both genders) (can I even suggest there's only two genders )
    Hockey (ice & field)
    Squash
    Cricket (esp test)
    Wrestling (Real & fake)
    Sailing (but not rowing)

    I'm sure there's more...

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    Re: Sports that leave you cold

    I can watch and enjoy most Sports and I've played Most Sports but the two main ones that I haven't really played and just can't get into are Rugby (both)and Cricket.

    I like to watch Sports where I can appreciate individual skill, both Cricket And Rugby Bore the Pants off me. Probably a lack of understanding of what's going on on my part tbh.

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