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19 Weirdest Sports You Didn't Know Exist!

By Alex Stronberg Apr 28, 2016 1M
Chess boxing match
Chess boxing match (Credit: Randy Salas)

Since the dawn of civilization, and possibly before, people have always competed in sports. Trying to find out who's better, faster, stronger or simply to practise useful skills they needed in everyday life. Thousands of sports and sport events have been invented over the years. Some are pretty normal but some are downright weird. So here's some of the weirdest sports in the world today. Maybe you'll decide to try some of them out!