Asked in History of Sports, Ancient Olympics, Mauritius
Which sport did Milo of Kroton compete in the ancient Olympics?
Milo of Kroton An athlete who became a legend at the ancient Greek Olympics was Milo of Kroton. A wrestler, Milo wore the winner's laurel wreath six times. Milo continued to practice the sport till he was well over 40 years old. He enjoyed displaying his strength. He would clasp a pomegranate in his hand and challenge spectators to take it from him. Though he held the fruit tightly, it used to remain miraculously undamaged. Sometimes, he would stand on a greased iron disc...
Asked in Sports
What is the correct definiton for individual team sport?
Team sport is a group of people who compete together to win. Individual sport is when the competition is 1 vs 1. Individual team sport is when two people compete against each other to win a point or match for their team. Tennis is an individual sport but it becomes a team sport when multiple individuals come together. ...