What sports would you remove from the Olympics?

Which game will be removed from Olympics 2020?

But weightlifting is facing a threat of being removed from the Olympic Games over issues involving its governing body. The International Olympic Committee (IOC), in fact, has now given itself more powers to drop a sport from the Olympic programme.

What is squash sport?

Squash is a racquet sport played by two players (or four players for doubles) in a four-walled court with a small, hollow rubber ball. Once the ball is served, players take turns hitting the ball against the front wall, above the tin and below the out line.

What sports were removed from 2021 Olympics?

Softball and Baseball to Be Removed From the Olympic Sports After Tokyo Olympics 2020. After being excluded from two Olympic games, baseball and softball made a comeback to Tokyo Olympics 2020.

What is the weirdest Olympic sport?

Top 10 Weirdest Olympic Sports Of All Time

  • Race Walking. …
  • Tug-of-War. …
  • Swimming Obstacle Course. …
  • Dueling Pistols. …
  • Hot Air Ballooning. …
  • Horse Long Jump. …
  • Solo Synchronized Swimming. The name itself is contradictory. …
  • Town Planning. At the four Olympic games between 1928 and 1948, medals were given out for, erm, town planning.

Is golf an Olympic sport?

Golf was featured in the Summer Olympic Games official programme in 1900 and 1904. At the IOC session in Copenhagen in October 2009, the IOC decided to reinstate this event for the 2016 Summer Olympics. The International Golf Federation is governing body for golf at the Olympic Games.

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Why was croquet removed from Olympics?

The game originally was intended to be included as part of the program in the first Olympics in 1896, but was removed due to a lack of participants. Croquet was featured only once — during the 1900 Olympics in Paris — as an official sport.