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A Brief History of Greyhound Racing

A Brief History of Greyhound Racing

  Greyhound racing is a competitive sport in which greyhound dogs are raced around a track. There are two kinds of greyhound racing, namely track racing – generally around an oval track in which a mechanical lure is used – and coursing. Formal hare coursing has many variations in how it is undertaken and takes place either in an open field or an enclosure with an escape route. The objective of coursing is to test a dog’s ability to run, overtake, and turn a hare as opposed to a form of hunting with the aim of capturing and killing the… Read more >

A Brief Introduction to Australian Rules Football

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Australian Rules football, also known as Australian football or Aussie Rules, is contact sport played between two teams of 18 players each on an oval-shaped field and was first played in May 1859 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. The game’s origins can be traced back to football matches played in Melbourne in 1858 which were first inspired by English public school football games. The Melbourne Football Club, seeking to develop a game more suited to adults and Australian conditions, published the first laws of Aussie Rules football in May 1859. There are currently over 1,404,000 registered players and the sport has… Read more >