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The Most Brutal Ancient Sports

In ancient times, sport was a very important part of society as it is now, but ancient Roman sports, to take one example, were often more brutal than their modern-day counterparts. Full Story »

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    Once Popular, Now Forgotten Ancient Sports

    Many of the sports we play today in conventional society have origins in earlier civilizations and empires. For example, ancient Roman sports and ancient Egyptian sports were the cultural source of what we know in the contemporary world as boxing, weightlifting, marathon running, gymnastics, and hockey.   Full Story »