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cause it originated in victoria, aus

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Q: How did AFL become a popular sport in Australia?
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Most popular sport in Aussie?

The most popular sport in Australia is AFL (Aussie Rules Football)

What was the first sport in Australia?

The first sport in Australia was an aboriginal game called marngrook. This was later adapted to become AFL, or Australian Rules Football, a very popular game today.

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AFL is the most popular sport.

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AFL is Australia's most popular sport. The Sucess overtook NRL and Cricket.

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In Australia they have a sport called AFL its like rugby but in AFL you can bounce the ball however they are very strict on the rules. :-)

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Australia's main sport is cricket, followed by AFL - Australian Rules football (not soccer).

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What is Australia's favorite sport?

As far as spectator sport goes, cricket and AFL are among Australia's most favourite sports.

What are the main sport of Australia?

The main one is AFL. Australian Football League. Cricket is close but AFL is the main sport. If you look at the kids at parks in Australia you will find at least 2 kids playing AFL. This is a game which involves tackling, kicking a rugby shaped ball, handballs, running and dodging tackles. You can search up an AFL ball on Google images. It is a very fun sport. It is created by Australia.

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Australia's most loved sport is AFL 43:::::::::::::::::::: % and Matt lucas is second with 21% Matt lucas is the best in he

Do australians like football more than rugby league?

Football meaning AFL or Soccer? Rugby League is more popular than soccer in Sydney also as well as AFL. Whole of Australia, AFL is most popular sport, and Rugby League is second and soccer is 4th just after cricket.

What is the difference between Australia's rugby NRL and football AFL?

AFL is the best sport in the world apart from Soccor. Go The TIGERS

Who started afl?

originally cricket players in Australia played afl in the winter to keep fit and eventually it became an Australian sport.

What is the worst sport in Australia?

That would have to be AFL. (Australian Football League.) The worst sport in Australia, I would think that would be any sport that you personally didn't like.

What sport has the most clubs in Australia?

There are numerous popular sports in Australia. Cricket, Soccer, AFL, Touch, Netball, Basketball - they are probably equal in popularity. There is no known website that lists all the clubs for all the sports.

Is the AFL the most popular Australian sport?

Yes. Then probably cricket.

What are the three popular sports in Australia?

Cricket, Swimming, Netball, AFL, Rugby League, Tennis, Soccer, Horse Racing, anything really, Australians are known for their love of sport

What sport do they play australia?

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Is AFL the most attended sport in Australia?

Yes; the AFL competition is by far the most attended sporting competition in Australia. The sport itself is not called 'AFL', but Australian Rules Football. Even here, too, Australian football across all its competitions within Australia is the most publicly attended of all sports within the country if the country is considered as a whole.